Iran: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Iran (latest at the top).

For more visit:
http://aclj.org/persecuted-church/walking-a-day-imprisoned-with-pastor-saeed
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2015/04/20/iranian-prison-guards-threaten-to-extend-sentence-for-us-pastor-wife-claims/

Ethiopia: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Ethiopia (the latest are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.jpost.com/Christian-News/IN-PHOTOS-Ethiopians-struggle-to-come-to-terms-with-beheadings-of-Christians-in-Libya-398902
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-3047156/Ethiopia-hold-national-mourning-IS-group-kills-Christians.html
http://www.persecution.org/2015/04/20/ethiopia-mourns-murders-of-30-ethiopian-christians-brutally-slain-by-isis-in-video/

Kenya: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Kenya (the latest at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-32397009
http://www.christianpost.com/news/kenyan-official-denies-causing-delay-in-police-response-to-al-shabaabs-attack-on-garissa-137812/
https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2015/04/3808973/

India: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from India (latest are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.ucanews.com/news/indian-police-arrest-16-after-attack-on-christian-schools/73428
http://morningstarnews.org/2015/04/bones-broken-in-attack-on-evangelistic-gathering-in-telangana-state-india/
http://www.ucanews.com/news/indian-christians-express-shock-over-agra-church-attack/73414
http://www.christianpost.com/news/vandals-wrap-dog-chain-around-mother-mary-statue-in-india-remove-baby-jesus-head-137646/

Scotland: Accepts Ministers in Same-Sex Civil Partnerships


The link below is to an article that reports on another denomination of the church moving further away from biblical norms.

For more visit:
http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2015/may/16/church-of-scotland-votes-accept-ministers-same-sex-civil-partnerships