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Palm Sunday Widower in Egypt Remembers Deadly Attack—Open Doors Calls for Worldwide Prayer

“Religious holidays like Palm Sunday and Easter carry with them extra risk and danger for millions of Christians…

Nigerian Girl Refuses to Deny Christ to Boko Haram and Remains in Captivity—While Others Are Freed

"Boko Haram insurgents decided not to release my daughter because she refused to denounce Christ."

Call for Prayer for U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson: Turkey Sets Trial Start Date

Less than a week since announcing their intention to prosecute U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson and ask for 35…

As Palm Sunday Bombing Anniversary Approaches in Egypt, Believers Share Lessons From Persecution

Our brothers and sisters in Egypt remind us that God hasn’t abandoned His people when they’re experiencing opposition…

North Korean Believer: Why the Country’s Children See the Cross as an Evil Image

A Christian from North Korea, now living outside of his home country, offers a firsthand account of how…

From Supporter to Connector–Investing in Eternity Matters

Diane is one of 200-plus Open Doors Connectors who use their gifts and volunteer their time, energies and…

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