Articles tagged: persecution
GOD AND THE PERSECUTED
A new series on SAT-7 PARS will help Iran’s growing house churches “develop techniques of endurance” to persevere through widespread persecution.
‘BRIDGES’ FOCUSES ON SUFFERING COPTIC CHRISTIANS
As Egypt’s Coptic community was left reeling from yet another deadly attack, SAT-7 ARABIC’s current affairs program Bridges presented a vital Christian viewpoint on the threat believers face from extremists.
JAILED HOUSE CHURCH COUPLE FLEE IRANIAN AUTHORITIES
IMPRISONED AND BLACKLISTED BY THE AUTHORITIES BECAUSE OF THEIR CHRISTIAN ACTIVITIES, ARSHIA AND HIS WIFE MAHANAZ FELT THEY HAD NO CHOICE BUT TO FLEE IRAN.
EGYPT: THE CRY OF A CHURCH UNDER PRESSURE
A two-day visit to Egypt by Pope Francis (28-29 April 2017) was arranged to bring a message of unity and give hope to the country’s Christians, still grieving after several church bombings.
PALM SUNDAY BOMBING: SURVIVORS AND CLERGY REFLECT
On Palm Sunday, midway through a special service for the start of Holy Week, a suicide bomber detonated his device, killing 27 worshippers.
SHARING EASTER WITH THE SUFFERING CHURCH
“The message of Easter is one of hope, victory, and love for all humankind. We want to share this message with our viewers.”