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  • A Changing China

    Blog | 8 February 2018

    The 2018 World Watch List launched this month revealing the top 50 most dangerous countries in the world to follow Jesus. China, a nation with a well-known history of persecution, came in at #43. In 2011, China was ranked as the 21st hardest place to be...

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  • Indonesia | Two Churches Forced To Close

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    Indonesian authorities have forced two churches to close in just one month. Both closures came following threats by Islamic extremist groups who oppose the church in Indonesia.The Indonesian Constitution guarantees freedom of religion. But in reality, the...

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  • The Stories Of The Bible Are Alive Today

    Blog | 14 February 2017

    The Book of Acts is saturated with incredible church growth and rampant persecution. Stories in the Bible are not simply historic, but very much alive today. But are we living like we are still part of Jesus’ ministry on earth through his Holy Spirit? O...

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  • "Open The Bibles And Burn Them All"

    Blog | 11 April 2018

    In southern India, Hindu extremists mobbed Christians who were transporting Bibles. Just delivering Bibles can be seen as trying to convert people to Christianity, and in several Indian states this is against the law.A video was released in February this...

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  • Nigeria

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    ... dead. Nigeria is one of the most violent countries for Christians in the world and accounts for 90% of Christian deaths in the 2019 World Watch List reporting period.Story “You responded to our cry... You have brought food items and toiletries for us....

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  • An Egyptian Widow and Her Radical Forgiveness

    Blog | 1 March 2018

    It was the Easter attacks in 2017 that highlighted how persecution is on the rise for Egyptian Christians. On Palm Sunday, two churches were attacked by suicide bombers. One church in Tanta and the other in Alexandria, north of Cairo. In total more than...

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  • Kyrgyzstan  |  Woman Escapes Family Attacks

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    In Kyrgyzstan, a woman was threatened and attacked by her family because of her conversion to Christianity.Amira* is from a Muslim family and grew up in a small village in the north of Kyrgyzstan. Two years ago, she moved into a larger city for work, wher...

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  • Podcast: Finding Jesus in the Muslim World - Episode 10

    Blog | 11 May 2018

    Open Doors LIVE is a monthly podcast from Open Doors Australia & New Zealand, hosted by Mike Gore and James Kozina. This podcast brings the persecuted church to life, with each episode containing life changing stories, accurate updates on events and...

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  • Help The Indian Church Thrive

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    Help The Indian Church Thrive Once OffMonthly By strengthening Christians in India, you...

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  • Egypt | Christians Harassed For Drinking Water During Ramadan

    Prayer News

    An Egyptian Christian was detained by police for carrying a bottle of water during fasting hours this Ramadan. He believes he was targeted for his faith.On 5 June Hani, Shamshoun Girgis, 31, arrived at Giza train station on his way to work, when he was a...

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