The new Iranian persecution law no one knows about – Mission Network News

Iran (MNN) — Most of the world has been plunged into a pandemic. In an effort to combat the spread of COVID-19, officials all over the world have asked or required locals to stay home. That means that many groups, including local churches, have been forced to meet online. In fact, many ministries do most... Read more

Disappointment after three Iranian Christians lose appeal against prison sentences

The interior of Iran's parliament building.Wikimedia CommonsThree Christians sentenced to 10 years in prison in Iran have lost their appeals, Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) reports. Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani, deacon Saheb Fadaie and church member Mohammadreza Omidi were handed the sentences after being convicted in 2017 of 'acting against national security' by 'promoting Zionist Christianity'. They... Read more

Iranian attacks target Jews, Christians, Hindus – Mission Network News

Iran (MNN) — Arson and Twitter threats reflect the latest uptick of anti-Semitism in Iran. On the 72nd anniversary of Israels nationhood, someone set fire to a building near the tomb of Esther and Mordecai. This ancient religious site holds significant meaning to both Jews and Christians worldwide. Tomb of Esther and Mordecai – Hamadan... Read more

Iranian tensions boil; here's what to pray for - Mission Network News

Iranian tensions boil; this is what to wish for – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Iran (MNN) — Iran is reeling. Violence and anger spreads like a blanket over the nations residents and leaders, and each headline appears so as to add gas to political fires. And based on Todd Nettleton of Voice of the Martyrs USA, Christians get caught within the flames. As of late, most headlines deal... Read more

Removing the Headscarf: Iranian Women Search for Freedom - Mission Network News

Eradicating the Scarf: Iranian Ladies Seek for Freedom – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Iran (MNN) For years ladies in Iran have been silenced by harsh legal guidelines and strict codes. But now, even within the face of elevated stress from morality police, ladies are taking a stand for his or her freedom. Not Forgotten, a division of Uncharted Ministries, sees this trying to find freedom as a... Read more

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Nigeria on excessive alert since Iranian commanders loss of life

[ad_1] Nigeria (MNN) — Nigerian police are on a heightened alert standing since the US drone assault on Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani. The loss of life of an Islamic army chief may immediate Nigerian Muslim extremists to retaliate with Nigerian Christians almost definitely within the crosshairs. The Islamic State in Nigeria beforehand executed 11 believers... Read more

Economic crisis impacts generosity of Iranian church - Mission Network News

Financial disaster impacts generosity of Iranian church – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Iran (MNN) — On the finish of September, Irans inflation fee reached almost 43 %, inflicting the acute devaluation of the Iranian rial. The financial woes and crippling financial system are partly attributable to sanctions the USA positioned on the nation earlier this yr. David* ofHeart4Iransays it has thrown the nation into disaster. Have... Read more