- Jan 18, 2020
Global religious persecution watchdog Open Doors USA is calling on the United States government to fight the persecution and mistreatment of Christians and other religious minorities in countries like China, India, and North Korea.
In a room full of religious leaders, politicians and other supporters of protecting Christians threatened in the Middle East, Sam Brownback, ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom, urged more prayer and action to continue supporting persecuted Christians in the Middle East.
Increasing severity in the persecution of Christians in different parts of the world is reaching “genocidal” levels, according to a new report commissioned by the British government.
Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster has welcomed the launch of the British government’s independent inquiry into Christian persecution around the world.
An Iranian student who converted to Catholicism in South Korea has obtained refugee status through the efforts of Cardinal Andrew Yeom Soo-jung of Seoul and the man’s classmates.
Safa Al Alqoshy of Iraq told the Oct. 3-28 Synod of Bishops in Rome that the trauma of terrorism goes beyond killing.