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Christians Attacked in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh

Jan 30, 2006

The Evangelical Fellowship of India (EFI) expresses deep concern at the latest attack against the Christian Minority group in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh...

Review of January Prayer Topics

Jan 25, 2006

During January we have prayed for...

Uzbekistan: Persecuted Believers Speaking Out

Jan 18, 2006

Religious intolerance in the predominantly Muslim Uzbekistan has escalated after the anti-government uprising in Andijan in May 2005. The authorities have tightened control of the \'other-minded\' and the measures taken against them.

Russia: Challenging Times For the Church

Jan 11, 2006

According to TASS newspaper, high-ranking officials of major religious confessions (Moscow Patriarchate of the Russian Orthodox Church [ROC MP], Council of Muftis of Russia, and Chief Rabbi of Russia) thought freedom of belief in Russia improved significantly in 2005. This doubtless reflected how mu

Middle East Christians - Brilliant Stars Rising in the East

Jan 4, 2006

Though Jesus came as a witness to first the Jews, it was wise men (or astrologers) from the east who risked their lives and fortune to pay honour to the \'King of the Jews\'. One would expect priests or rabbis or members of the Sanhedrin to take special note of his coming. But it was uncircumcised

Christmas 2005: Amazing Grace, but Suffering and Terrorism

Dec 21, 2005

Surely the most precious of all images in scripture is that ofJesus \'the Lamb of God\' (John 1:29). What is so amazing, evenbeyond comprehension, is that God\'s provision of Jesus assacrificial lamb was not motivated by pity or any sense ofobligation.

Pakistan: Systematic Persecution and Injustice

Dec 13, 2005

RLP 355 November Update included a paragraph on an appallingincident of Islamic violence in Sangla Hill, 130km from Lahore,Pakistan. A Muslim falsely accused a Christian of desecrating theKoran during an argument over gambling remittances.

AOG Church - Ambalangoda

Dec 9, 2005

Thank you for your prayers. The case was postponed to February 2006 and therefore the Church member who gave the statement was not required to give evidence on the 28th November 2005. This prevented any opportunity to cause him harm.

Review of November Prayer Topics

Nov 30, 2005

During November we have prayed for...

China: How Long Will Liberty Be Resisted?

Nov 16, 2005

The printing of Bibles and religious literature in China must be approved by the Religious Affairs Bureau. Even then they can only be purchased through registered Patriotic churches, which are under the headship, direction and supervision of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP).