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‘In an Iranian Prison, God Used Me—and a Muslim Imam—to Bring Others to Him’

Mojtaba’s story is an important reminder of the importance of praying with our brothers and sisters whom God…

Boko Haram Threatens to Kill Leah Sharibu—Open Doors Calls for Urgent Prayer

Open Doors is calling for urgent prayer as news breaks of Boko Haram's threat to kill kidnapped Nigerian…

What Does Third Inter-Korean Summit Mean for 300,000 Persecuted Christians?

What do the upcoming summit in North Korea and these ongoing discussions mean for the 300,000 Christians who…

80 Lashes and Other Brutal Sentences for Being a Christian in Iran–Pray With These 21 Prisoners

In Iran, being part of a house church is an inevitable invitation to arrest often followed by a…

Iranian Christian to Authorities: ‘My Imprisonment Will Further the Gospel’

Naser Navard Gol-Tapeh, an Iranian convert to Christianity serving 10 years in prison for “missionary activities,” has written…

Prison, Torture and Radical Persecution—Why This Country Is the Modern-Day Book of Acts

Like the early church of Acts that expanded exponentially in the face of persecution, the persecuted church of…

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