Christian and Jewish human rights leaders are remembering the Holocaust by urging international advocacy on behalf of more than 3 million innocent Uyghur Muslims held in Chinese concentration camps aimed at cultural genocide.
01/27/2021 - By Diana Chandler / Baptist Press
More than 3 million Uyghur Muslims reportedly are held forcibly in “re-education camps” in northwest China.
01/15/2021 - By Diana Chandler / Baptist Press
The COVID-19 global pandemic has exposed religious persecution in a number of countries, Open Doors reports.
01/14/2021 - By Emily McFarlan Miller / Religion News Service
Organizations focused on religious persecution reported at least four Christians in Pakistan recently were arrested for blasphemy.
01/08/2021 - By Ken Camp / Managing Editor
At least a dozen Christians were killed and several churches burned in Christmas Eve attacks on villages in northern Nigeria following death threats by Boko Haram Islamist militants.
01/05/2021 - By Ken Camp / Managing Editor
A court in Pakistan acquitted a Christian who was serving a life sentence in prison under that nation’s blasphemy laws.
12/16/2020 - By Ken Camp / Managing Editor
The U.S. State Department has added Nigeria to its list of countries deemed to have the most egregious violations of religious freedom.
12/10/2020 - By Adelle M. Banks / Religion News Service
The Texas Baptist Hunger Offering helped provide food for Nicaraguan families reeling from twin disasters.
12/09/2020 - By Texas Baptists Communications
When a ministry partner pitched the idea of a radio ministry, Eric Maroney saw it as a part of a larger strategy to spread the gospel and connect seekers with local congregations in Croatia.
12/01/2020 - By IMB Staff
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Baptist World Congress—originally scheduled for July 2020 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil—will instead become an online event July 7-10, 2021.
11/23/2020 - By Ken Camp / Managing Editor
A new Texas Baptist Men water ministry partnership in Ghana is helping Ghanaian believers teach people how they can have clean hands and clean hearts. The initiative led 200 people to faith in Christ during October alone.
11/17/2020 - By John Hall / Texas Baptist Men
An untold number of evangelical Christians are likely among growing deaths in Nigeria, an advocate for Christians in Nigeria said.
10/29/2020 - By Diana Chandler / Baptist Press