Tag : Missionary
Ian Squire title : Christian Missionary Kidnapped by Nigerian Cult Shot and Killed After Singing 'Amazing Grace'
summary : A Christian missionary kidnapped in Nigeria was murdered after playing the popular hymn "Amazing Grace" on his acoustic guitar to cheer up his fellow captives, a sobering new report has revealed.
date : Nov 27, 2017 09:15 AM EST
China title : Pakistan Cancels Registration for Firm Whose Chinese Missionaries Were Abducted and Killed by ISIS
summary : August 4, 2017: After two Chinese missionaries were abducted and killed by Islamic State militants in Pakistan, the Middle Eastern country ordered the cancellation of visas for all people related to ARK Infotech Company, the two preachers' employer.
date : Aug 04, 2017 09:28 AM EDT
Pakistan title : Pakistan Bans South Korean Missionary Over ISIS Killing of Chinese Nationals
summary : June 22, 2017: A Christian aid worker from South Korea has been banished from Pakistan after two of his students at an Urdu-language school, both Chinese nationals, were murdered by ISIS for "secretly preaching Christianity."
date : Jun 22, 2017 12:31 PM EDT
Sarah Harmening title : Teen Missionary Killed in Church Bus Crash Wrote of Love for God Minutes Before Death
summary : June 16, 2017: Hours before she was killed in a church bus accident, 17-year-old missionary Sarah Harmening wrote of her love for God and expressed belief that He called her on earth for a reason.
date : Jun 16, 2017 09:39 AM EDT
Korea title : Korean Missionaries Wish They Were Still Imprisoned by Taliban for This Surprising Reason
summary : June 7, 2017: The South Korean missionaries rescued after being held hostage by the Taliban have said they "felt the presence of Jesus" in such an incredible way while in captivity, they wish they could return to prison, Francis Chan has revealed.
date : Jun 07, 2017 01:03 PM EDT
Vietnam. title : Vietnam: Two Pastors Abducted, Robbed, Beaten With Metal Rods
summary : Two Vietnamese pastors were abducted and beaten with a metal bar by masked men believed to be working for a local police force amid increasing persecution in the country.
date : Mar 06, 2017 12:23 PM EST
China title : Chinese Authorities Detain Christian Woman, Accuse Her of 'Using Evil Cult' to Undermine Government
summary : Authorities in China's southern Yunnan province have detained a Christian woman for doing ministry work and accused her of "using an evil cult to undermine law enforcement" as persecution of believers in the country continues to rise.
date : Feb 16, 2017 12:51 PM EST
Vietnam. title : Mother of Man Who Killed Pastor Embraces Christianity After Witnessing Forgiveness, Compassion of Church
summary : The mother of a man who struck a pastor with his car, killing him, embraced Christianity after witnessing the compassion and forgiveness extended by the church's congregation.
date : Feb 15, 2017 09:56 AM EST
Vietnam title : Vietnam: 2 Y/O Crippled Girl Miraculously Begins Walking After Pastors Pray Over Her
summary : A young Vietnamese couple is rejoicing after their crippled 2-year-old daughter miraculously began walking thanks to the prayers of local missionaries.
date : Feb 14, 2017 10:53 AM EST
AQUIM title : Swiss Christian Missionary Beatrice Stockly Kidnapped by Muslim Extremists Appears in New Video
summary : One year after she was kidnapped by Islamic extremists, a third video has emerged of Swiss missionary Beatrice Stockly, in which she says she is in "good health" despite her bleak circumstances.
date : Jan 11, 2017 01:54 PM EST
China title : Clergymen Missing after Helping Reporters Cover Bombing of Church Building in Burma
summary : Two assistant priests in Burma (also called Myanmar) are missing after informing journalists about the bombing of a Catholic church building in Shan state, sources said.
date : Dec 29, 2016 01:10 PM EST
Mexico title : Four Missionaries Tortured, Killed In Mexico Amid Growing Tension Between Drug Cartels, Catholic Church
summary : Four Catholic missionaries were tortured and killed in Mexico, presumably by an armed gang who abducted the men outside their church in La Ruana in the western state of Michoacan.
date : Oct 06, 2016 01:10 PM EDT
title : Christian Missionary Released in China After Two Years of Detention
summary : After two years in detention on suspicion of espionage,Christian missionary Kevin Garrett was released last week, shortly after Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau made his first official visit to China. Along with his wife Julia, Garrett was arrested in 2014 in Dandong, a city on the border with North Korea.
date : Sep 22, 2016 07:53 AM EDT
India title : Little Girl Forced to Work as Prostitute in India Receives New Life After Embracing Gospel
summary : A little girl who was forced to work as a prostitute in southern India has received new life in Christ thanks to the witness of indigenous missionaries, and has since dedicated her life to sharing the Gospel with her people.
date : Sep 12, 2016 10:11 AM EDT
Malaysian Missionaries title : Christian Missionaries in Malaysia Spark Quarrel Amid Asian Anglican Leader, Islamic Party President
summary : Bishop Datuk Bolly Lapok of the Anglican Church's Kuching Diocese in Sarawak, Malaysia, said Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang had no right to talk about Christians and Sarawak's indigenous people, the Dayaks, in such recent disparaging manners. Hadi, whose observations were published in a PAS document, was cited as saying "Christian missionaries used unethical means to spread their faith."
date : Jan 25, 2016 02:41 PM EST