Christian Faith and Freedom | Blog
10208
blog,paged,paged-2,mkd-core-1.0.4,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,mkd-theme-ver-1.6,smooth_scroll,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.12,vc_responsive
 
He has sent me to proclaim that captives will be released, 

that the blind will see, that the oppressed will be set free,

and that the time of the Lord’s favor has come. LUKE 4:18-19

03 May RLPB 405. Pakistan: ‘Blasphemy’, Death and Injustice

Religious Liberty Prayer Bulletin | RLPB 405 | Wed 03 May 2017   PAKISTAN: 'BLASPHEMY', DEATH AND INJUSTICE by Elizabeth Kendal CFF Director of Advocacy   On Tuesday 18 April Pakistan's National Assembly passed a resolution condemning the lynching of a Muslim university student on 13 April. Describing it as 'cold-blooded murder', the resolution resolves 'to ensure that...

19 Apr RLPB 403. North Korea: Uncertainty looms over long-suffering Church

Religious Liberty Prayer Bulletin | RLPB 403 | Wed 19 Apr 2017   NORTH KOREA: UNCERTAINTY LOOMS OVER LONG-SUFFERING CHURCH plus news alert -- EGYPT: Sinai monastery attacked by Elizabeth Kendal CFF Director of Advocacy   The Korean Revival of 1907 (also known as the Korean Pentecost) stands in history as one of the great transformative revivals...

12 Apr RLPB 402. Egypt and Syria: Massacre and the Threat of Massacre

-- plus Easter Prayer by Elizabeth Kendal CFF, Director of Advocacy   EGYPT: PALM SUNDAY DOUBLE MASSACRE   [caption id="attachment_10874" align="alignright" width="300"] Mar Girgis, Tanta, Palm Sunday, 9 April 2017[/caption] Soon after 9am on Sunday 9 April, as the believers were enjoying Palm Sunday celebrations, a suicide bomber entered Mar Girgis (St George) Church in the Nile Delta...

05 Apr RLPB 401. Turkey and Indonesia: Islamic zeal to soar over Easter

  by Elizabeth Kendal CFF Director of Advocacy   TURKEY: CONSTITUTIONAL REFERENDUM, SUNDAY 16 APRIL    Turkey will hold a constitutional referendum on Easter (Resurrection) Sunday 16 April. If passed, the position of prime minister will be abolished and the president will gain sweeping executive powers, including the right to veto legislation, dissolve parliament, appoint 12 of the 15...

08 Mar RLPB 397. China: Massive Crackdown in Xinjiang

by Elizabeth Kendal CFF Director of Advocacy   Authorities in China's volatile north-western Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region have banned all Christian activities not linked to state-approved churches and launched a region-wide crackdown under the guise of 'anti-terrorism'. Churches have been targeted in the capital Urumqi and across Xinjiang. China Aid reports that at least...