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January 4, 2022
Vietnam is under the jurisdiction of the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and Southeast Asia, which is subject to the Ecumenical Patriarchate....
January 3, 2022
These Christians are accused of illegally crossing the national border, even though they went to Malaysia on official Chinese passports. These...
January 2, 2022
For more ChristianPersecution.com coverage of the persecution of Christians in Myanmar, see here. “More Churches in Thantlang Burned Down by...
January 1, 2022
The disturbing treatment of Aisha Nambeya by her husband illustrates yet again how conversion to Christianity is so often the occasion for...
December 31, 2021
“Mr. Musa Avia Aga of the Irigwe/Rukuba Plateau State house of Assembly condemned told ICC that the government not condemning the attacks or...
December 30, 2021
For information about Orthodox Christianity in Nigeria, see here. For previous coverage of the persecution of Christians in Nigeria from...
December 29, 2021
Many Hindus believe that conversion to Christianity is an attack on their culture and way of life, and an imminent threat to both, despite the fact...
December 28, 2021
In the mid-twentieth century, there were no Christians at all in Nepal. Now their official number is approaching 400,000, and some Christian leaders...
December 27, 2021
Many saw the recent conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia as a revival of the dark days of the Armenian Genocide of the early twentieth century,...
December 26, 2021
For previous ChristianPersecution.com coverage of the persecution of Christians in China, see here. “China: ‘Christmas Is Forbidden, It’s...
December 24, 2021
Kenya is 80% Christian, including over 600,000 Orthodox Christians.  The website Orthodox Christian Initiative for Africa offers regular news on the...
December 24, 2021
For previous ChristianPersecution.com coverage of the persecution of Christians in China, see here. “Two anonymous church schools raided one...
December 23, 2021
Christianity has been in India since apostolic times, brought there by St. Thomas the Apostle in A.D. 52, as attested by St. Ephraim, St. John...
December 23, 2021
For information about Orthodox Christianity in Nigeria, see here. For previous coverage of the persecution of Christians in Nigeria from...
December 21, 2021
The Chinese government continues its efforts to transform Christianity into a tool of the state.  For previous ChristianPersecution.com coverage of...
December 20, 2021
There are roughly 300,000 Christians in Iran. Most of them are members of the Armenian Apostolic Church, an ancient Church that broke off communion...
December 19, 2021
For information about Orthodox Christianity in Nigeria, see here. For previous coverage of the persecution of Christians in Nigeria from...
December 18, 2021
Christians, mostly Roman Catholics, constitute 59% of Mozambique’s population; Muslims comprise 19%. However, the Islamic State (ISIS) has begun to...
December 17, 2021
For information about Orthodox Christianity in Pakistan, see here. For previous ChristianPersecution.com coverage of the persecution of Christians in...
December 16, 2021
Christians make up about 8.2 percent of the population of Myanmar. The overwhelming majority of these are Protestants, with Roman Catholics...