Prayer News

Myanmar | Persecuted Before Birth

Elijah* faced persecution since he was in the womb. He grew up in a family of strong Buddhists in Myanmar. His grandfather was the local sorcerer.
By Beth Ross | 21 November 2018

 Image: A street in Marawi, one year after being liberated from ISIS. Source: Simon Conway/The HALO Trust

Philippines | Marawi – One Year After ISIS

Just over a year ago, the city of Marawi in the southern Philippines was liberated from an Islamic extremist group linked to the Islamic State.
| 7 November 2018

Pakistan | Pressure On The Church After Asia Bibi's Release

On October 31, Asia Bibi's 10-year blasphemy case reached a final verdict. The charges against her were dropped and her immediate release from prison was ordered.
By Emma Rogers | 5 November 2018
Image: Artist impression of Asia Bibi in prison.

Pakistan | Asia Bibi: "Will they let me out, really?"

Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman on death row for blasphemy since 2010, has won her final appeal.
By Emma Rogers | 1 November 2018

China | Christian Children Forced To Tick 'No Religion'

By Emma Rogers, World Watch Monitor | 2 October 2018