Long before I knew the true God, he helped me release my hatred.
May 16, 2013
Imprisoned for distributing Bibles in Iran, Maryam Rostampour and Marziyeh Amirizadeh saw its verses of suffering and forgiveness come alive.
April 10, 2013
Reconciliation must be at the heart of peacemaking.
November 5, 2012
In 'godless' eastern Germany, Iranian refugees surprise pastors with their interest in Christianity.
July 17, 2012
State Department renews call for release of pastor sentenced to death.
July 11, 2012
Youcef Nadarkhani's beliefs raises strategic questions.
May 17, 2012
Courts avoid decision in apostasy case, may hear further appeal. (Updated)
October 12, 2011
Reports differ on Nadarkhani’s status and next steps.
October 6, 2011
Regime's antagonism is increasing Christianity's appeal.
June 1, 2011
The Obama administration must send a clear signal to Egypt and the Middle East that they must embrace religious freedom in full.
February 8, 2011
Push for Iran sanctions concerns missiologists.
March 30, 2010
An excerpt from 'Forgotten Girls: Stories of Hope and Courage'.
January 27, 2010
70 percent of the world lives in areas with high restrictions on religion, report says.
December 16, 2009
Marzieh Amirizadeh Esmaeilabad and Maryam Rustampoor were imprisoned for 259 days after converting to Christianity.
November 19, 2009
The Stoning Of Soraya M. exposes a dark side of Islam.
July 1, 2009
Iranian writers and filmmakers use media to address life and death in Iran.
June 29, 2009
Behind the stark symbol of her videotaped death is one vibrant life snuffed out and a family in mourning.
June 24, 2009
The anguish of working for those who suffer for their faith.
March 25, 2009
Son of 1990 martyr among Christians arrested last month.
September 30, 2008
Satellites allow Iranian Christians to come alongside believers back home.
September 24, 2008
The Christian message is reaching where diplomacy can't.
June 27, 2008
We say "everyone wants peace," but we also want to see our enemies destroyed.
July 14, 2006
Plus: How Irish priests may be endangering airplanes, D.C. mayoral candidates promise to push pastors to be more pro-gay, and other stories from online sources around the world.
May 9, 2006
Convert from Islam accused of evangelizing Muslims.
May 5, 2005
Middle Eastern Christians might end up more repressed under democracy than under dictators.
March 18, 2005
Report warns about religious liberty trends around the world.
July 1, 2004
Official scourgings and vigilante enforcers in Iran terrorize Christians.
July 1, 2004
How Christians are trying to ease tensions in the Islamic Republic.
March 1, 2004
What you can do to help persecuted Christians in Iran.
March 11, 2002
Fleeing persecution with no passport, refugee witnesses last week's grenade murders in Pakistan
March 1, 2002
Remembering the Afghan refugees—and the church in Iran.
January 1, 2002
"Vatican official, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei talk about improving Muslim-Christian relations."
March 1, 2001