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June 14, 2019
The escalating persecution of Christians in Africa threatens all Christians on the continent, including the Orthodox Christian communities in...
June 13, 2019
These Muslim herdsmen, along with the terror group Boko Haram, have been terrorizing and killing Christians in Nigeria with impunity for years now,...
April 19, 2019
These Muslim herdsmen, along with the terror group Boko Haram, have been terrorizing and killing Christians in Nigeria with impunity for years now,...
April 13, 2019
Here is a harrowing firsthand account of the ongoing persecution of Christians in Nigeria, which has claimed thousands of lives and threatens the...
April 6, 2019
The Christians of Nigeria, including the Orthodox, are experiencing a crucifixion. Please pray that our Lord, God and Savior Jesus Christ would grant...
March 29, 2019
Nigeria is about 50% Christian. Of those Christians, around 75% are Protestant, 24% Roman Catholic. Of the remaining 1%, there is a small Orthodox...
March 26, 2019
“Monday’s attack started at 7:30 p.m. and continued for several hours. Witnesses say the terrorists stole seven vehicles and started shooting...
March 20, 2019
Amid all this persecution, the Orthodox Church is growing in Nigeria. There is an increasing prevalence of monasticism and a growing acceptance of...
March 19, 2019
The plight of the Christians in Nigeria is extremely serious, and authorities are not acting to protect them. “In Kajuru County, also in...
March 16, 2019
“The church leader regrets that these attacks are rarely reported on by the local media anymore. As a result, their people continue to suffer...
March 15, 2019
Those who were killed were Christians; this is an ongoing dispute between farmers and herdsmen, but as the farmers are Christian and the herdsmen...
March 1, 2019
The Christians of Nigeria are experiencing a crucifixion. Please pray that our Lord, God and Savior Jesus Christ would grant them mercy and relief,...
February 6, 2019
This new report from the International Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law (Intersociety) highlights an unfortunate fact we have pointed out...
January 24, 2019
The total number of church buildings and other structures belonging to all the Christians in Nigeria that have been destroyed is much higher. The...
December 29, 2018
Nigeria’s Orthodox Christians live with the same fear of persecution that the other Christians of the nation must endure. This persecution...
December 6, 2018
The Orthodox Church is growing in Nigeria. According to Naij.com, “A feature of Nigerian Orthodoxy is the relative prevalence of monasticism,...
December 4, 2018
Along with the other Christians of the country, Nigeria’s Orthodox Christians are in grave peril. According to Naij.com, “In 1966, the...
November 30, 2018
The Christians of Nigeria are suffering from a ruthless persecution that has continued with sporadic attacks for years, and has been escalating...
November 12, 2018
Both the Islamic militant group Boko Haram and Muslim Fulani herdsmen are targeting the Christians of Nigeria (among whom is a small number of...
November 10, 2018
Nigeria is about 50% Christian. Of those Christians, around 75% are Protestant, 24% Roman Catholic. Of the remaining 1%, there is a small Orthodox...