Mexico: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article reporting on the persecution news from Mexico.

For more visit:
http://www.christiantelegraph.com/issue21680.html

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Pakistan and include articles referring to attacks on Roman Catholic institutions.

For more visit:
- http://www.christiantelegraph.com/issue21151.html
- http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24201240
- http://www.christianpost.com/news/pakistan-christians-protest-hold-vigils-as-details-of-ball -bearing-packed-bombs-emerge-from-church-bombings-that-killed-85-105175/
- http://au.christiantoday.com/article/pakistans-christian-leaders-demand-security-after -bombings/16191.htm
- http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/2013/09/pakistan-christians-blog.html
- http://www.christianitytoday.com/gleanings/2013/september/good-news-pakistan-christians- peshawar-church-attack.html
- http://www.christianpost.com/news/deadliest-attack-on-christians-ever-in-pakistan -uscirf-says-words-not-enough-105387/

Mexico: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article reporting on persecution news from Mexico, where Roman Catholics have tortured Evangelicals.

For more visit:
http://www.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2013/June/Evangelicals-Tortured-in-Mexico-Released/

Tanzania: Terrorism Spreads to Country


The links below are to articles reporting on a terrorist attack in Tanzania, which is becoming a new centre for islamic terrorism.

For more visit:
- http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/tanzania/10039692/Saudis-arrested-over-Tanzania-church-bombing.html
- http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-22425364
- http://www.persecution.org/2013/05/07/two-killed-and-over-50-wounded-in-tanzanian-church-bombing/

Tanzania: Persecution News


The link below is to an article reporting on religious violence on Zanzibar, Tanzania.

For more visit:
http://allafrica.com/stories/201304030308.html

Roman Catholicism – The New Pope & Evangelicalism


The link below is to an article that suggests that ‘most’ Evangelical leaders are excited about the new pope – Pope Francis. I would expect that this depend on your definition of ‘Evangelical,’ for most Evangelicals with a solid Biblical stance would still regard the Roman Catholic Church as an heretical cult and would not be closely associated with it.

To read the article visit:
http://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2013/march-web-only/why-pope-francis-excites-most-evangelical-leaders-bergoglio.html

Roman Catholicism: Papal Conclave to Meet Tuesday


The link below is to an article reporting on the commencement of the Papal Conclave that will elect the next Pope of Roman Catholicism.

For more visit:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/mar/08/papal-conclave-vatican-announces-date-pope-election

Latest Persecution News – 26 March 2012


Parents, Islamic Extremists Beat Young Woman in India

The following article reports on a young woman (Rekha Khatoon) who gave thanks for her healing being beaten by both her parents and Islamic extremists in West Bengal state.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/india/article_1454450.html

 

Christians Targeted in Sudan’s ‘Ethnic Cleansing’

The following article reports on how Christians are being removed from the Nuba Mountains region, along with black Africans in an attempt to appease other Islamic states.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/sudan/article_1454719.html

 

Parents Torn Over Loss of Daughter in Nigeria

The following article reports on the disappearance of the daughter of a Roman Catholic couple in Nigeria. They received a phone call from someone claiming to have killed their daughter in September 2011 and nothing has been seen of their daughter since then.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/nigeria/article_1457986.html

 

Salafist Leaders Celebrate Death of Coptic Pope in Egypt

The following article reports on the celebrations of Egyptian Salafist Muslims following the death of Coptic Pope Shenouda III.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/egypt/article_1459396.html

 

The articles linked to above are by Compass Direct News and  relate to persecution of Christians around the world. Please keep in mind that the definition of ‘Christian’ used by Compass Direct News is inclusive of some that would not be included in a definition of Christian that I would use or would be used by other Reformed Christians. The articles do however present an
indication of persecution being faced by Christians around the world.

Latest Persecution News – 19 March 2012


Nuns Traumatized after School Attack in Egypt

The following article reports on an attack on two nuns in Aswan Province, Egypt, by Islamists.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/egypt/article_1449790.html

 

Crackdown in Iran Hits Official Churches

The following article reports on the continuing persecution of Christians in Iran. Official churches are now being targeted as well.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/iran/article_1450525.html

 

The articles linked to above are by Compass Direct News and  relate to persecution of Christians around the world. Please keep in mind that the definition of ‘Christian’ used by Compass Direct News is inclusive of some that would not be included in a definition of Christian that I would use or would be used by other Reformed Christians. The articles do however present an indication of persecution being faced by Christians around the world.