Pastor Beaten, Attackers Escape in India as Church Leaders Call on Modi to Address Persecution of Christians

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The Evangelical Fellowship of India called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address the problem of rising persecution against Christians in his country, after a pastor was dragged from a prayer meeting by members of a nationalist organization.

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2 Indian Pastors Share Testimonies of Police Inaction Toward Christian Persecution

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Christians in Bihar state, India are afraid to report attacks by Hindu militant organizations to the police, according to two pastors, one who had his hand and foot fractured when extremists attacked him.

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Indian Believer Called to Comfort the Sick Arrested and Monitored by Police

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A Christian evangelist in India, who felt called to minister to sick people in hospitals, was arrested for 'forced conversions' after a local religious leader tipped the police to the fact he was passing out pamphlets.

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Indian Christian Man: ‘Everything Now Is Gone’ Following Government Demolition of His School for Orphans

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A Christian man in Odisha State, India, who built a school for orphaned children 8 years ago, had his life’s work devastated on May 13th when local officials demolished the school and its dormitories following sabotage of his application for a land lease.

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Indian Christians Say ‘God Works for the Good of Those Who Love Him’ As Modi Rides Anti-Christian Nationalist Wave to Second Term in Office

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Christians in India are bracing themselves for more of the same after Prime Minister Narendra Modi was elected to another five-year term last Thursday, having garnered a 303-seat parliamentary majority—a 31-seat gain from his initial election in 2014.

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Mob Attacks Against Christians By Hindu Radicals Continue in Shadow of Modi Re-election

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Christians at Praise the Lord Church in Kanjapalli, a village in India’s persecution-ridden Tamil Nadu state, were ruthlessly attacked by a mob of Hindu radicals on May 3rd, following an identical instance of mob violence in February in which the church was told to close its doors.

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Christians Overwhelming Persecuted for their Faith according to a British Gov't Report

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Roughly 80 percent of people who suffer persecution for their faith are Christian according to a recently released report issued by the British government.

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USCIRF Annual Report Highlights China’s ‘Tragedy’ of Religious Freedom

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The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) released its annual report Monday, detailing religious rights abuses around the world and recommending state actors for the U.S. State Department to earmark as “Countries of Particular Concern” (CPCs).

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