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The Terror Factory and the Deep Secret of Suffering

Back in 2009, Maryam and Marziyeh were arrested for their faithful efforts to spread the Gospel throughout Iran.

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The Underground Church in North Korea

North Korea is arguably the most dangerous nation in the world to practice Christianity. Yet, against all odds, the North Korean Church remains.

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COVID-19: A Disaster Facing the Persecuted | UPDATE

We recently launched an initiative to bring relief to persecuted communities affected by COVID-19. Since then, we have been blown away by your generosity!

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The Ripple Effect of Persecution

When we read about persecution in the news, it’s easy to lose the human impact amidst the death tolls and other statistics.

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COVID-19: A Disaster Facing the Persecuted

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, some governments are taking advantage of this crisis to tighten their grip on already vulnerable Christian communities or to deny them food aid.

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Hope for the Whole Community

In many Muslim countries, Christians are considered third-class citizens. Christian children are denied a quality education, while their parents are without access to capital to start businesses and suffer constant job discrimination. This leaves them stuck in an unending multi-generational cycle of poverty. But not anymore!

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From Despair to Dancing: Surviving the Bomb’s Flames

Following a tragic church bombing in Indonesia, International Christian Concern stepped in to help the youngest survivors recover.

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Another Church in Algeria Closed by Authorities

 Pastor Salah Chalah, head of the EPA, asks for Christians around the world to pray for churches in Algeria […]

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Algerian Authorities Close Two of the Country’s Largest Churches

 10/15/2019 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that authorities in Algeria have ordered […]

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Project Update: Grocery Store in Pakistan

   Omar worked as a sweeper in the session court in Pakistan for eight years. In January 2018, he […]

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Project: Mobile Medical Clinic in Pakistan

Many Christians in Pakistan earn their living making bricks. Most are bonded labourers. Bonded labour in brick kilns usually occurs when a person is forced to work in order to pay off a loan owed to the brick kiln owner. In times of family crisis,

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Christmas Message 2018

Voice of the Martyrs CEO Tony Benjamin’s Christmas message 2018.
Have a blessed Christmas.
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VIDEO: ICC Provides Job Training for Persecuted Women in Myanmar

   Pausa Seng Mai is just one of the Kachin women who is receiving looming training so she can […]

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VIDEO: ICC Provides Job Training for Persecuted Women in Myanmar

   Pausa Seng Mai is just one of the Kachin women who is receiving looming training so she can […]

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Sarah of China

Xianzhi ”Sarah” Liu was beaten and imprisoned for six years in China. Sarah’s Trail of Blood is a powerful dramatization of what happened to this courageous woman of God because of her faith in Jesus Christ. You’ll be inspired by her story. If you would

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Bibles & Bikes for India

 ICC is launching a new initiative to equip and empower 1,000 church planters across India, each with a new […]

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Bibles & Bikes for India

 ICC is launching a new initiative to equip and empower 1,000 church planters across India, each with a new […]

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Leah Sharibu Alive, Pleads for Help from Nigerian President

Boko Haram Releases Audio of Lone Christian Girl Held Captive Since February 08/28/2018 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International […]

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Joy Bishara Recounts the Moment She Escaped from Boko Haram

 International Christian Concern sat down with Joy Bishara to learn about her experience of being kidnapped by Boko Haram. Joy […]

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Students and Church in Russia Punished for Worship Videos

ICC Note:  Two African students from a Pentecostal church in Russia have been fined and ordered deported for being in […]

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Students and Church in Russia Punished for Worship Videos

ICC Note:  Two African students from a Pentecostal church in Russia have been fined and ordered deported for being in […]

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Al-Shabaab Video Worries Kenyan Leaders

ICC Note: Al-Shabaab released an hour long video as a tribute to their fallen insurgents. This video has raised concerns […]

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Project: Water Filter Video

Can you help us put clean water into the hands of persecuted believers today? By investing in a LifeStraw® Water Filter you will be giving many brothers and sisters the chance to enjoy a healthier lifestyle that will enable them to continue effectively in the

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Nigeria Communal Farms Project: Thank You!

 Thank you ICC donors! In just three weeks, you’ve donated enough to fund four communal farms in Nigeria! We […]

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Nigeria Communal Farms Project Thank You

 Thank you ICC donors! In just three weeks, you’ve donated enough to fund four communal farms in Nigeria! We […]

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Abraham Ben Moses

Abraham Ben Moses, also known as Saifuddin Ibrahim, is a well-known former Muslim and Christian apologist in Indonesia. He was active in Internet evangelism and debates with Muslim groups. Abraham, 53, was arrested on 5 December 2017, after a video showing him sharing his faith

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Jeff King on Facebook Live: Rescue for Nigerian Christians Under Attack

April 27, 12:30 p.m. on Facebook Live: ICC President Jeff King discussed ICC’s plans to establish communal farms to help […]

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Pray for the Release of Leah Sharibu, Christian Teen Held by Boko Haram

“They gave [Leah] the option of converting … but she said she will never become a Muslim. I am very […]

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Pray for the Release of Leah Sharibu, Christian Teen Held by Boko Haram

“They gave [Leah] the option of converting … but she said she will never become a Muslim. I am very […]

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Mama in Nigeria Takes in Over 50 Orphans

Meet “Mama,” a courageous woman who has taken in over 50 children orphaned through violence and deprivation in Nigeria’s Middle […]

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Mama in Nigeria Takes in Over 50 Orphans

Meet “Mama,” a courageous woman who is providing a Christian home to children orphaned by Fulani violence in Nigeria’s Middle […]

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Water Filter Project

The persecution of Christians is worse today than ever before and to be denied clean drinking water, only adds to their already difficult situation.

 
 
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Watu Wote: All of Us — Oscar-Nominated Story of Solidarity During al-Shabaab Attack

“Watu Wote: All of Us” is a film about a 2015 al-Shabaab attack near the Kenya-Somali border in which Muslim […]

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Watu Wote: All of Us; Oscar-Nominated Story of Solidarity During al-Shabaab Attack

“Watu Wote: All of Us” is a film about a 2015 al-Shabaab attack near the Kenya-Somali border in which Muslim […]

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An Appeal To Free Misael Diaz Paseiro from Unjust Imprisonment in Cuba

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Misael Diaz Paseiro in Cuba

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New Proof of Life Video for Captive Nun in Mali Surfaces

ICC Note Another video of Sister Gloria Cecilia Narvaez Argoti has surfaced. She was taken by Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen, a terrorist organization in Mali, on February 8th, 2017. As we approach her 1 year anniversary in captivity, it is good to know that she is still alive and relatively well. It is shown in… Continue Reading

Leaked Video Raises Questions About Inner Coherence of Iran’s Regime Structure

ICC Note: A video has been leaked which raises questions about Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s rise to power and the inner coherence of the regime structure, according to reports. The Ayatollah has been singled out by protesters across Iran, and the video contains comments given in a closed door session in 1989 where the Ayatollah admits… Continue Reading

Helen’s Song

Helen speaks about her experience of imprisonment inside a shipping container in Eritrea and how she remained faithful to her God.

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LAOS: Rejected for Christ Part 3 – PHILIP

Villagers in remote parts of Laos are paying a heavy price for following Christ. Some are just teenagers. Philip walked two hours to another village to hear the Gospel. Just three weeks after he returned home, as a new believer, the police paid him a

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LAOS: Rejected for Christ Part 2 – MIRIAM

Villagers in remote parts of Laos are paying a heavy price for following Christ. Some are just teenagers. Miriam was taken before the police after her conversion.

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LAOS: Rejected for Christ Part 1 – WAHN

Villagers in remote parts of Laos are paying a heavy price for following Christ. Some are just teenagers. Wahn’s parents reacted violently when their young daughter accepted Christ.

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First Official ISIS Propaganda Video Released in Somalia

ICC Note The first official support video for ISIS has been released in Somalia late on Monday, December 25. In the video, they urged all Islamic State group supporters to attack Christmas and New Year’s celebrations. In their list of targets to hit were nightclubs, churches, and markets, regardless of the presence of children. These… Continue Reading

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Anchor Bay Student Testimonies

Mindanao is a scary place to be a Christian. But for Joshua, Elijah and Esther, students at the Philippines’ Anchor Bay Bible College, having the confidence of God’s presence means they don’t need to fear persecution.

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Classic Series DVD: Tortured for Christ

This is one of the first public appearances of Richard Wurmbrand when he arrived in the West.
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Isaiah 26:3

“You will keep him in perfect peace, Whose mind is stayed on You, Because he trusts in You”. Isaiah 26:3

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Boko Haram Releases Video of 10 Female Hostages

ICC Note: Boko Haram released a video of 10 women that they are currently holding captive. These women are believed to be from the convoy that was attack last month. In the video, they are pleading to the Nigerian government to negotiate their release. In a video posted shortly after the capture, Boko Haram’s leader,… Continue Reading

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Hebrews 13:3

Remember the prisoners as if chained with them—those who are mistreated—since you yourselves are in the body also. Hebrews 13:3

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1 John 4:11

 Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another. 1 john 4:11

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Psalm 146:5

Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, Whose hope is in the Lord his God, Psalm 146:5.
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Prevent discrimination against Christians standing for public office

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Protection for those who choose to leave Islam

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Analysis: Al Shabaab video urges attacks on Kenyan Christians

The Somali-based Islamist militant group Al Shabaab has published a video of a graduation ceremony for jihadists from East Africa which calls on them to specifically target Christians, particularly in Kenya. Continue Reading

An annual foreign Office report to parliament on the causes of religious persecution

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Barnabas Fund launches manifesto video

Barnabas Fund today launches the first of its videos introducing the Manifesto for Persecuted Christians. Continue Reading

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Fresh Video of Indian Priest Kidnapped by ISIS Surfaces

ICC Note: A fresh video of Father Tom Uzhunnalil, a Catholic priest kidnapped by ISIS in Yemen in March 2016, has surfaced showing the Indian priest in failing health. Father Tom, originally from Kerala, stated that his health was failing and that he required immediate hospitalization. The priest also stated that his captors had received… Continue Reading

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North Korea ~ Balloon Launch

VOM Australia helped fund a project to launch 36,000 North Korean dialect Bibles which included direct text and study notes from 50 different Bible stories. These high altitude balloons are sent from South Korea into North Korea. In North Korea, if you are caught with

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Nepal ~ Bible Distribution

In a dry riverbed about 600-700 people walked for more than 6 hours to receive a Bible. Nothing else was promised them – just a Bible. On receiving their Bible some cried, some kissed the pages – everyone prayed, giving thanks for God’s gift to

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PHILIPPINES: Bible Distribution

February 2017 at a leaders conference, children’s Bibles were distributed out to pastors and leaders for the children of their church.  

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PHILIPPINES: Anchor Bay Bible College

Students celebrating the goodness of God, giving thanks for the financial support received from Australian Christians to support the students and upgrade the Bible School.
 

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More Lives Under Threat Since Published Video

Christians in Egypt are requesting prayer after four fatal shooting incidents took place… Continue Reading

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ISIS Strapping Suicide Bombs on Puppies in Desperate Fight for Land, Video Shows

ICC Note: The Islamic State is using sick and desperate tactics on the Mosul front line battle. Recent footage published by the group shows militants strapping explosives to a puppy to be sent out to blow up enemy troops. There is no end to what ISIS will do to maintain their land grab. 03/01/2017 Iraq… Continue Reading

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Egypt – Sinister Video Follows Killing Of Egyptian Christians

Our brothers and sisters in Egypt need our prayers – after a spate of recent killings and terrorist death threats. Four Christians have been killed in three separate attacks in as many weeks. Then, on Sunday, the Islamic State group broadcast a video calling for further killings. Pray that God’s peace and presence will be… Continue Reading

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China: “We All Know”

Come with us on a visit to China and join in a conversation with one of VOM’s Bible smuggling partners. He is working alongside others to deliver Bibles into every province of China, but that work comes with great risk. All the workers know they

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Egypt: Four Christians Killed, Threatening Video Published

Christians in Egypt request prayer after the killing of four Christians in the last three weeks, and after the publication of a video calling for further killings. Wa’el Youssef was shot dead by militants in front of his wife and son in his shop in

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Hall of Shame Report Video 2017-1-11

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Fear won’t stop this church

Thirty-eight-year-old Benson lost his brother when Somali terrorist group al-Shabaab attacked their church in Garissa, northeast Kenya, in 2012, killing 17 and leaving 60 injured. In this short film he, and the church’s pastor, tell us of the threats and challenges the congregation are still facing but how, despite the fear, they continue to meet… Continue Reading

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Abducted Indian Priest Begging For Life In Video

ICC Note: An Indian priest abducted in Yemen in March of 2016 has appeared in a video begging for his life and urging governments to work for his release. Priest Tom Uzhunnalil was kidnapped when Islamic State militants stormed an elderly care home killing 16. Uzhunnalil had served in Yemen four years prior to his… Continue Reading

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ISIS’ New Propaganda Video Shows Killings of Christians, Crucifixions, Cubs of the Caliphate Executing Captives

ICC Note: As the Islamic State is engaged in a losing battle against the coalition forces in Iraq, it has released a new graphic video propagating their enduring caliphate and cruelty. The 40-minute long clip shows Christian executions, children being beaten, crucifixions and child soldiering. The video was reportedly released from an IS base in… Continue Reading

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U.S. Military Academy Pulls Postgame Prayer Video Following Complaint

ICC Note: As previously reported, complaints gathered by the Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) arose after a video was posted online of the West Point football team praying after a game. The video has since been taken offline while an investigation is underway regarding the matter. The MRFF has reported that they received approximately 90… Continue Reading

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Video of Muslim Teen, Calling for Killing Christians, Sparks Outcry in Belgium

ICC Note: A video clip of a young Muslim and son of a radical cleric has caused social outcry in Belgium as the teen calls on Allah and Muslims to kill all the displaced Christians. While it was recorded during the holy month of Ramadan, it was translated in early August leading to expansive investigations… Continue Reading

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Elijah, a Student Pastor’s Escape.

  ‘Elijah’ (not his real name), a graduate student from a Bible college in the Philippines, recounts a recent time when, as a student pastor, he helped his village escape from Islamic extremists. Elijah is about twenty years old and his work is vital for

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Burma Bible College

For a number of years Voice of the Martrys and the Youth division 13:3 have been supporting a Bible College in Myanmar. Students have been sponsored by VOM Australia for the 3 year Bachelor of Theology degree and many have opted to continue to stay

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Is Passion the most overused, underrated and misunderstood word in our Christian vocabulary?

This blog is from Open Doors Australia CEO, Mike Gore. Check out his blog here. As I walked through the streets of Old Islamic Cairo everywhere I looked I saw passion, devotion and a spiritual discipline that I can’t help but acknowledge… sometimes it’s in the wrong things even the wrong God! But every now and […] Continue Reading

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Christians in Syria Force to Sign Subservience Contract or Die, New ISIS Video Shows

ICC Note: A new video confirms what had been leaked a few weeks ago, Christians in the Syrian town of Qaryatayn have been forced to sign a contract stating their rights as a minority or else face execution at the hands of Islamic extremists who have taken control of the town. 10/08/2015 Syria (Christian Post)… Continue Reading

Release International China

Zhang Kai interview Release International / Andrew Boyd

Release International is calling for the release of a prominent Chinese Christian lawyer, amid growing concern that he could be charged with spying. Zhang Kai, a Beijing human rights lawyer, has been defending churches in the courts against plans to de… Continue Reading

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Torture Fears For Chinese Christian Lawyer On Spying Charge

Fears are growing that a prominent Chinese Christian lawyer could be tortured into confessing spying charges. Zhang Kai was seized after defending churches against moves to tear down their crosses. Release International is calling for the lawyer to be … Continue Reading

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Tiananmen Square (cn)

Documentary: Tiananmen (Gate of Heavenly Peace) Square, the place where in 1950 Mao Tse Tung proclaimed Communist rule over whole China and also the place where in 1989 the PLA brutally crushed demonstrators led by students. John 8:32 (KJV) 32 And ye shall… Continue Reading

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Articles Tiananmen Square Massacre bodies mangled bicycles

Tiananmen Square

Documentary: Tiananmen (Gate of Heavenly Peace) Square, the place where in 1950 Mao Tse Tung proclaimed Communist rule over whole China and also the place where in 1989 the PLA brutally crushed demonstrators led by students. John 8:32 (KJV) 32 And ye shall… Continue Reading

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