Bhakrom Released!

Bhakrom Released!

  In a wonderful Christmas gift for his family, Bakhrom Kholmatov was freed early from prison on Wednesday, Dec. 18, three months earlier than his original release date. Praise God, and pray for the family as they reunite. (Source: Prisoner...

Kandhamal Christians | India  

 (Source: World Watch Monitor) After spending nearly a decade in prison, the Supreme Court of India has ruled that the last five of the seven Kandhamal Christians, Bhaskar Sunamajhi, Munda Badmajhi, Durjo Sunamajhi, Sanatan Badamajhi and Budhadeb Nayak, be released on...
Ebrahim Firouzi RELEASED

Ebrahim Firouzi RELEASED

Update – October 2019 Ebrahim Firouzi was released from Rajaei Shahr prison on Oct. 26, 2019. He will now serve two years’ internal exile in the city of Sarbaz, on the border with Pakistan. The prison warden wanted to send Ebrahim directly to exile, but he...

Two Believers Falsely Imprisoned Released in Orissa, India

Released on Bail by India’s Supreme Court in May 2019. Bijay Kumar Sanseth, a Christian leader from the Baptist Church, was one of seven innocent Christians who were jailed for life in October 2013, for the murder of a Hindu swami in the Kandhamal district of Odisha...
Believers Imprisoned In India On False Charges

Believers Imprisoned In India On False Charges

Kandhamal Christians | India On August 23, 2008, as Hindus celebrated Janmashtami in the Kandhamal district of Odisha state, eastern India, their prominent leader Swami Laxmanananda Saraswati was shot dead. Hindu fundamentalists quickly blamed Swami’s murder on...

John Cao Update

On July 25, 2019, a court in Yunnan upheld Pastor John Cao’s seven-year sentence after a farce of an appeal process. The decision was handed down in a court surrounded by heavy police presence. Only Cao’s 83-year-old mother and her sister, along with their...
Tajikistan | Bakhrom Kholmatov Update

Tajikistan | Bakhrom Kholmatov Update

Bakhrom’s Kholmatov’s family say they are looking forward to Bakhrom’s expected release in April of 2020. The first two years were a struggle, his wife, Gulnora, said, but now that his release date is less than a year away, she feels like she is on...

Update – Imran Ghafur | Pakistan

The court handling the case of Pakistani Christian Imran Ghafur announced a new court hearing on Friday, May 17. Please pray that something will come from the hearing and that Imran will soon be released from prison. Imran has been in prison for nearly 10 years on...
Abraham Ben Moses Released!

Abraham Ben Moses Released!

We are delighted to report that Abraham Ben Moses, also known as Saifuddin Ibrahim, a well-known former Muslim and Christian apologist in Indonesia, has been released from prison. Abraham, who was active in Internet evangelism and debates with Muslim groups, was...

Pray for Siu Thai, Vietnam

On November 21, Siu Thai was beaten so harshly that he lost his memory. In the latest meeting with his familyhe was not able to recognise any of his relatives and could not walk by himself. Siu Thai is an ethnic Hmong Christian. He was arrested in April 2011 and was...