Egypt: Christians killed in bus attack

Egypt: Christians killed in bus attack

Egyptian Christians request prayer after gunmen attacked a bus and other vehicles carrying Coptic Christians. According to a statement by the Governor of Minya, 28 are so far confirmed dead (including two children) and 23 have been wounded in the attack which took...
Algeria: update on Christian imprisoned for blasphemy

Algeria: update on Christian imprisoned for blasphemy

Algerian Christians request further prayer for Slimane Bouhafs, a Christian imprisoned for blasphemy in September 2016. On 8th May Slimane was transferred from Constantine Prison to Jijel Prison. This is the third prison in which Slimane has been detained. He was...
Palestine: killer of Christian identified

Palestine: killer of Christian identified

Palestinian Christians have requested prayer for the family of Rami Ayyad, the Christian bookshop manager murdered in 2007, as his killer’s identity has now been publicly confirmed. Rami was operating a Christian bookstore in Gaza and had received death threats. On...
Sudan: second church demolition this month

Sudan: second church demolition this month

Christians in Sudan request prayer as the authorities’ campaign to demolish churches continues. On Wednesday 17th May the Sudanese Church of Christ (SCOC) building in Algadisia, Khartoum was demolished. This follows the demolition of the SCOC church in Soba Al...
Iran: court hearing for imprisoned Christians

Iran: court hearing for imprisoned Christians

Iranian Christians request prayer for two Christians, Victor Bet Tamraz (pictured) and Amin Nader Afshar, who have been summoned to a court hearing on Sunday 21st May. They were arrested on 26th December 2014 at a Christmas celebration at Pastor Victor’s home,...
Sudan: Christians released from prison

Sudan: Christians released from prison

Christians in Sudan praise the Lord for the release today of Rev. Hassan Abduraheem Kodi Taour (pictured right) and Mr Abdulmonem Abdumawla from prison in Khartoum. They were arrested in December 2015 with Rev. Kuwa Shamal Abazmam Kurri (pictured left) and Mr Petr...