By Open Doors 21 February 2022

Podcast: The Hidden Persecution Of Christian Women

Open Doors LIVE is a monthly podcast unpacking stories from the persecuted church that will challenge everything you know about faith, Jesus and the Church.

Open Doors LIVE Podcast – Episode 70: The Hidden Persecution Of Christian Women

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Open Doors World Watch Research discovered an alarming trend in gender-specific religious persecution – a hidden epidemic of forced marriage and abuse being experienced by Christian women, targeted for both their faith and gender.

In this episode:

  • How some women are systematically targetted to persecute and put pressure on the church
  • Hear a harrowing story of a young girl trapped in a false marriage during COVID-19.
  • How God is building His Church through remarkable, resilient women.



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This podcast is brought to you by Open Doors Australia & New Zealand

Open Doors began in 1955 when Brother Andrew smuggled Bibles to persecuted Christians. We now work in over 70 countries supporting Christians who are persecuted for their faith in Jesus. To find out what it’s like to be a Christian in the most dangerous places on the planet, check out our World Watch List.