The leader of a Hindu nationalist group in India has forbidden Hindus from participating in any Christian celebrations.
Four children under ten years old in India have been left as orphans after their mother died of a throat infection.
As India begins to ease restrictions on the world’s largest lockdown, millions of Christians remain side-lined as many local businesses and churches stay closed.
As the new year begins, we look back to see what Christmas was like for the persecuted church.
Persecution in India has been rising in recent years. For Ravi*, persecution for his faith in Jesus has been a part of his life for over 30 years in ministry.
In a village in India Pastor Sujit* led 60 people to Christ. But when he started building a church for them, opposition came.