On Sunday, October 28, 15 Pakistani Christian martyrs and their security guard were massacred as they quietly worshipped in their church in the Punjab town of Bahawalpur. Nine more were wounded.
In China, Christians are routinely persecuted, beaten and jailed, and the same persecution of Christians goes on in some African nations as well. Atrocities in the Sudan
Many Islamic countries routinely persecute Christians to various degrees and Christians are often forced to meet and worship in secret in the Muslim world. Dayna Curry and her fellow Shelter Now relief workers are held prisoner by the Taliban in Afghanistan – their alleged offense, preaching Christianity. Dayna Curry Update
In Pakistan, a country considered to have a tolerant view of Christians, churches must have a security guard to protect them, and on Sunday, October 28, even that extreme measure was not enough to insure that these people could worship in peace without fear of attack.
If you want to take a stand against the widespread persecution of Christians, we have a petition to try to raise awareness of this problem as well as to give people a place to voice their opposition to these atrocities.Stop the Worldwide Persecution of Christians
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