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March 28, 2019
It is a sadly recurring phenomenon, and not just in Pakistan: “To compound the matter, the majority of victims claim that Pakistan’s police...
February 28, 2019
Note the mob violence that ensued, resulting in damage to a church and Christian homes. Stories such as this one are all too common in Pakistan,...
February 27, 2019
“We have found that with many of the cases within UNHCR in Bangkok, there are denials because there is an unreasonable standard and burden of proof...
February 22, 2019
Over two million Christians, including a small and courageous community of Orthodox Christians, live in Pakistan, and their existence is precarious...
January 29, 2019
We are grateful to Almighty God for this second exoneration of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman who was held in prison on death row for eight years on...
January 28, 2019
Asia Bibi was acquitted of blasphemy by the Pakistani Supreme Court after spending eight years in prison on death row. Now her case is being...
January 23, 2019
The most notorious of these cases is that of Asia Bibi, who, despite having been acquitted of blasphemy by the Pakistani Supreme Court, is now in...
January 7, 2019
Pakistan is home to over two million Christians, including a small and courageous community of Orthodox Christians, under the spiritual jurisdiction...
December 17, 2018
There are about 500 Orthodox Christians in Pakistan. “The Orthodox Mission in Pakistan (OMP) was officially established in 2005, under the...
December 12, 2018
There are over two million Christians in Pakistan. All of them, Orthodox, Catholic, and Protestant, face a daily risk of persecution and harassment....
November 25, 2018
Asia Bibi has been acquitted of blasphemy by the Pakistani Supreme Court. Before that, she spent eight years in prison on death row. Please keep her...
November 10, 2018
Please keep Asia Bibi in your prayers: this is an especially dangerous time for her. Many people who have been accused of blasphemy in Pakistan have...
November 4, 2018
There are over two million Christians in Pakistan. A small number of these Christians are Orthodox, under the spiritual jurisdiction of the Orthodox...
November 4, 2018
This ban amounts to a new death sentence for Asia Bibi, the Catholic woman who was on death row in Pakistan for years for saying to a group of Muslim...
November 1, 2018
This poor woman, Asia Bibi, has been on death row for years for saying to a group of Muslim women: “I’m not going to convert. I believe in my...
October 14, 2018
A Christian woman, Asia Bibi, has been on death row for years for saying to a group of Muslim women: “I’m not going to convert. I believe in my...
October 6, 2018
Aside from the horrors that the Masih family endured, the worst aspect of this story is the lack of cooperation and outright threat from the police:...
September 28, 2018
One of the victims said: “We are the only Christian family in the neighborhood. They wanted to snatch our property. Therefore, they started...
September 4, 2018
“When the Christians complained [to] the police about the attack, the police officials ordered them to keep quiet and avoid mentioning it as a...
August 11, 2018
This incident involves just one individual Christian, but it is not an isolated occurrence. Christians in Pakistan are all too frequently targeted...