News Releases from Save the Persecuted Christians

February 2021

Three Years Later: Leah Sharibu Is Still Missing

Human Rights Activists Call on Nigeria to Secure Christian Teen’s Release from Boko Haram

February 17, 2021


NGOs Join Susanna Liew in Calling on the Prime Minister of Malaysia to Release Information on Her Husband Pastor Raymond Koh’s Abduction

February 12, 2021

December 2020

BREAKING NEWS: Some of the Abducted Nigerian Schoolboys Have Been Released

Save the Persecuted Christians Respond to the Freeing of Some of the Boys and the Ransom Video Released Today Depicting One of the Abducted Boys Making a Plea for Help

December 17, 2020


Video Released by Terrorists Who Abducted Over 300 Nigerian Schoolboys

Save the Persecuted Christians Respond to a Ransom Video Released Today Depicting One of the Abducted Boys Making a Plea for Help

December 17, 2020


United States Takes Action Against Violators of Religious Freedom

Save the Persecuted Christians Applauds the Designation of Nigeria as a Country of Particular Concern

December 16, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians: There is A Deeper Meaning to International Human Rights Day

‘Public Recognition of Mass Persecution and Vigilant Attention to Ending this Persecution Must Be Mandatory’

December 7, 2020

November 2020

Save the Persecuted Christians Encourages Attendance Side-Events to the Polish Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom

‘Christians Have a Responsibility to Inform Themselves’

November 10, 2020

October 2020

STPC Draws Attention to Hidden Genocide and Christian Persecution in Nigeria

Nigerian Christians Join #EndSARS Protests to
Shine Spotlight on Nigerian Government’s Problems

October 27, 2020


STPC Draws Attention to Hidden Genocide and Christian Persecution in Nigeria

Nigerian Christians Join #EndSARS Protests to
Shine Spotlight on Nigerian Government’s Problems

October 27, 2020


STPC Commends Jubilee Campaign’s Call for CCP to Cease Violence Against Children in China and Ensure Their Right to Freedom of Religion and Belief

Recap of Jubilee Campaign’s Side Event with the U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva; Plans for Second Event Nov. 16-20

October 20, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians: 14 US Senators Sign Letter to Name India One of Worst Offenders of Religious Freedom

Senators Demand “Targeted Sanctions” Against
Indian Agencies and Officials Responsible for
Increased Persecution of Minorities

October 12, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Applauds Congressman Scott Perry’s Bill to Designate the Chinese Communist Party as a Transnational Organized Crime Group

The Bill, Introduced Oct. 1 following ‘Resist China’ Event in DC,
Aims to Protect Americans from Chinese Criminal Activity

October 5, 2020

September 2020

Save the Persecuted Christians Urges President Trump to Address Christian Persecution at 75th UNGA

We Pray the President Will Speak Specifically to Genocidal Violence Against 327 Million Christians Worldwide

September 16, 2020


Christian Persecution the Focus at this Year’s Saints Peter & Paul Conference September 11 and 12 at Basilica of Saint Mary in Alexandria, VA

Save the Persecuted Christians Experts to Speak

September 9, 2020

August 2020

“The Quiet Genocide,” Dr. Oluwasayo “Sayo” Ajiboye’s Mission Africa International Report

Save the Persecuted Christians says, “This is ISIS 2.0!”
“This Crucial Report Demands a Response from the World. We Must Not Be Quiet About Nigeria Any Longer.”

August 31, 2020


Trump, UN Expose Christian Persecution

President’s Decrying of ‘Beyond Disgraceful’ Attacks on Freedom of Religion Precedes U.N. Commemoration

August 21, 2020


Slaughter of Nigerian Christians Continues as Authorities Stay Silent or Complicit

International Committee on Nigeria Report: Cell Phone Could Tie Authorities to Direct Involvement in Fulani Militant Attacks

August 3, 2020

July 2020

Open Letter Urges Attorney General To Label Chinese Communist Party as a Transnational Criminal Organization

CCP Violations Far Exceed ‘Criminal Activity’ Threshold, say Save the Persecuted Christians, Other Human Rights Watchdogs

July 23, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Denounces Chinese Government’s Genocide Against Uyghurs

Forced Sterilization, Pregnancy Checks and Confiscated Human Hair Expose Danger for Religious Groups in Communist China

July 7, 2020

June 2020

Save the Persecuted Christians ‘SaveUs’ Exhibit Exposes Threat of Genocide to Nigerian Christians

Informs and Focuses Prayer at Connecticut Capitol, Urges Revival and ‘Culture of Life’

June 26, 2020


New Report to United Nations Brings to Light Extreme Persecution of Uyghurs in China

In Advance of UN General Assembly, Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Partner Jubilee Campaign Submits Report on Inhumane Treatment of This Marginalized Group

June 16, 2020


Annual International Religious Freedom Report Released Highlighting Worldwide Persecution

Save the Persecuted Christians to Compare 2019 IRF Report with 2020 U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom Report; Encourages State Department to Designate Nigeria and India as Countries of Particular Concern

June 10, 2020


June 4 Marks Tragic Day at Tiananmen Square

Save the Persecuted Christians Reflects on 31st Anniversary of Massacre, as Advocates Mourn Atrocities Still Being Committed in China Today and Coalition Partner Raises Concern on Urgent Issues

June 3, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Welcomes President Trump’s Executive Order Promoting International Religious Freedom

EO Calls for Practical Steps to Encourage Religious Liberty, Curb Persecution

June 2, 2020

May 2020

Senators Ernst and Grassley Urgently Requesting President Trump to Consider U.S. Special Envoy to Bring Christian Genocide to an End in Nigeria

May 26, 2020


Tennessee Pastor Bryan Nerren Is Finally Home!

Save the Persecuted Christians Applauds National and Community Efforts to Bring Home Pastor Who Was Detained in India for Seven Months

May 20, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Launches New Initiative, ‘Return 2 Worship’

Group Encouraging Americans to Pray at Their Church on Sunday, Even if Doors Are Locked; Christians Must Make Known Their Desire to ‘Return 2 Worship’—Real Worship, Not Virtual

May 19, 2020


Advocacy Group, Concerned Christians Host Prayer Vigil for Leah Sharibu on Her 17th Birthday

May 14 Prayer at 4 p.m. ET Will Lift Up Leah Sharibu, Held Captive in Nigeria Since February 2018

May 13, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Delivers Open Letter to President Trump About Ensuring Fairness of World Bank Aid to India Christians

In Communication to President, Secretary of State and World Bank Leader, Advocates Stress That Christians in India Are Being Denied Coronavirus Relief, Unjustly Detained and Forced Into Quarantine

May 11, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Hosts Virtual Event for National Day of Prayer on May 7

Group to Pray for the United States of America and the Preservation of Religious Liberty at Home and Abroad

May 5, 2020

April 2020

Save the Persecuted Christians on New USCIRF Annual Report; Agency Is Invaluable to America’s Commitment to Global Defense of Religious Freedom

USCIRF Recommends 14 ‘Countries of Particular Concern’ and 15 for Placement on State Department’s ‘Special Watch List’

April 28, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians: President Trump, Tell the World Bank to Watch Pakistan Closely

In Open Letter to the President, Secretary of State and World Bank Leader, Advocates Stress That Christians in Pakistan Are Being Denied Coronavirus Relief

April 20, 2020


Iranian Christian Mary Mohammadi Questioned About Faith During Hearing This Week

Close Friend Reports to Save the Persecuted Christians That Court Could Issue Verdict for 21-Year-Old Woman Soon

April 16, 2020


#BringBackOurGirls—Six Years Later

Save the Persecuted Christians: #6YearsTooLong for 112 Kidnapped Chibok Girls to Remain in Captivity

April 14, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Leads Global Virtual Passion Prayer on Good Friday

Continuous 24-Hour Prayer Vigil Brings Together People Around the World to Pray For and With Persecuted Christians

April 8, 2020

March 2020

How Coronavirus Is Affecting Religious Freedom

Save the Persecuted Christians Points to New USCIRF Report, Outlining How Religious Liberties Are Being Impacted in China, South Korea, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Italy and More

March 24, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Calls for the Appointment of a U.S. Presidential Special Envoy to Nigeria and the Lake Chad Region

Coalition Partner, International Committee on Nigeria, Launches #SilentSlaughter Campaign

March 18, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Addresses Worldwide Coronavirus Pandemic

March 16, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians: Mary Fatemeh Mohammadi is a Courageous Woman of Faith

Iranian Dissident Imprisoned Again for Protesting the Regime Should be Remembered on International Women’s Day

March 6, 2020

February 2020

Save the Persecuted Christians Leaders to Address Massive Worldwide Epidemic at NRB Convention

National Religious Broadcasters Event Set for Feb. 25-28 in Nashville to Feature Powerful Exhibit ‘Warfare on Women’

February 24, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Joins Other Advocacy Organizations to Send President Trump Letters Concerning Persecuted Believers in India

Letters Delivered Today, as Trump Prepares for Trip to India Next Week

February 21, 2020


After Two Years in Captivity, It’s Time to Bring Leah Sharibu Home!

Save the Persecuted Christians Keeps Close Watch on Plight of Kidnapped Nigerian Teen, Kept by Boko Haram for Not Renouncing Her Faith in Christ

February 18, 2020


Two Years of Impact—Save the Persecuted Christians Forges Ahead to Advocate for Hundreds of Millions Harmed for their Faith in Jesus

‘SaveUs’ Movement Continues to Build Momentum, Raise Awareness, Affect National Action and Hold Persecutors Accountable

February 11, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Panel Attests to Genocide Against Faithful, Calls for Americans to Speak Boldly, Act

SRO Audience at National Prayer Breakfast Prays for Victims, Truth-Tellers

February 7, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Delivers Letter to Call on Trump Administration to ‘Speak Boldly and Specifically About the Global Persecution of Christians’

88 Organizations and 500+ Individuals Sign Impassioned Letter

February 6, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Leaders Part of National Prayer Breakfast and Special Event Thursday

As Over 3,500 Converge in Washington, STPC Coalition Will Host a Side Event to End the Silence on the Global Persecution of Christians

February 4, 2020

January 2020

Save the Persecuted Christians: New Rules for Religious Groups Begin This Weekend in China

‘Harsh’ Rules That Go into Effect Feb. 1 Will Require ‘All Religious Personnel to Support and Implement Total Submission to CCP’

January 30, 2020


Reports Surface That Kidnapped Nigerian Teen Leah Sharibu Has a Newborn Son

Save the Persecuted Christians: Family Begs to Have Leah Returned Alive

January 27, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Delivers Letter to President Imploring U.S. Special Envoy to Nigeria

Letter with 141 Signatures Outlines Urgent Need, Especially in Light of Execution of Christian Chairman in Nigeria

January 27, 2020


Save the Persecuted Christians Receives Word That Christian Association of Nigeria Chairman Lawan Andimi Has Been Executed

STPC Circulating Letter to President Trump About Urgent Needs for Nigeria, Including U.S. Special Envoy to Nigeria and Lake Chad Region

January 21, 2020


2020 Open Doors World Watch List Heightens Urgency of Persecuted Christians Worldwide

Save the Persecuted Christians Points to Nigeria’s Unchanged Ranking, Even Amid Especially Violent Year in African Nation

January 17, 2020


Deadly Bloodshed Continues for Nigerian Christians

As Ongoing Violence Is Documented, Save the Persecuted Christians Reiterates Urgent Call for U.S. Special Envoy in Nigeria/Lake Chad Region

January 14, 2020


This is No Time to Abandon West Africa Amid Rampant and Intensifying Religious Persecution

U.S. Forces Need to Remain There, Augmented by a Special Envoy

January 7, 2020

December 2019

Saving Persecuted Christians: Vital Initiatives in 2019, Redoubled Efforts in 2020

‘SaveUs’ Movement Building Capacity to Raise Awareness, Hold Persecutors Accountable

December 30, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians Remained Committed to Its Vital Mission in 2019

STPC Continues to Strive to Hold Persecutors Accountable and Increase Awareness Among Americans Who Are Unaware of the Atrocities Being Committed Against Believers in Jesus

December 23, 2019


1,000 Christians Killed This Year in Nigeria

Save the Persecuted Christians Reiterates Urgent Call for U.S. Special Envoy in Nigeria, Lake Chad and Cameroon Region

December 23, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians: President Trump, Bring Pastor Nerren Home for Christmas!

Tennessee Pastor Has Been in India for Two Months After Travel Ban

December 18, 2019


9 Christians Murdered in Kenya for Refusing to Recite Islamic Creed

Save the Persecuted Christians Brings Light to Attacks on Believers in East Africa, Where Not Converting to Islam Can Bring a Death Sentence

December 17, 2019


Christians in Iran Face Danger, Imprisonment This Christmas for Believing in Jesus Christ

December 2, 2019

November 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians Applauds Passage of Bills Supporting Hong Kong Citizens

November 21, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians Leaders to Attend Christian Persecution Conference in Hungary

Nov. 26-28 Event in Budapest Will Bring Together Top International Leaders to Address Global Scourge of Christian Persecution and Genocide

November 20, 2019


American Pastor Bryan Nerren Remains Detained in India, as Save the Persecuted Christians and Others Call for His Release

November 7, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians Praises Passage of House Resolution on Armenian Genocide

November 6, 2019

October 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Joins Millions of Believers Worldwide for Two Sundays of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

Nov. 3 and 10 Mark International Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church; STPC Maintains News Aggregator to Share Stories of Persecution Worldwide

October 31, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians’ Coalition Partners Sending Much-Needed Aid to Syria

The Shai Fund, Christ’s Mandate for Missions, Indigenous Ministries and The Nazarene Fund Giving Food and Other Aid in Northeast Syria, Hit the Hardest by Turkish Forces

October 29, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians: International Religious Freedom Day Marks Important Benefits of International Religious Freedom Act of 1998

Permanent Reauthorization of U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom Is Crucial, with 80% of Global Population Living in Countries Where Religious Freedoms Are Oppressed

October 24, 2019


Religious Freedom Advocates, Churches and Believers Rally in Prayer for Leah Sharibu on Oct. 26

Save the Persecuted Christians Joins Others Worldwide to Plead for Leah’s Release from Boko Haram Captivity for Refusing to Renounce Her Faith

October 23, 2019


Doctors Like Health Care Sharing Through Samaritan Ministries—Both as Medical Professionals and as Members

October 21, 2019


Christians in India Continue to Face Grave Danger

Save the Persecuted Christians: As Attacks on India’s Christians Ramp Up, Believers in Jesus Christ Are More at Risk Each Day

October 14, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians: USCIRF’s New Freedom of Religion or Belief Victims List Will Give Names to Nameless, Hold Persecutors Accountable

October 9, 2019


Coalition Delivers Religious Freedom Petition to President Trump, His Cabinet and Congress

Over 1,000 Signers Urge Them Not to Meet with Squire Patton Boggs or Other Firms Representing Regimes that Persecute People of Faith

October 1, 2019

September 2019

Hungary, Brazil Foreign Ministers Host Breakthrough U.N. Panel Decrying Persecution of Christians, Need to Act

Save The Persecuted Christians Urges Costs for the Persecutors

September 27, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians Commends President Trump for His ‘Global Call’ for Religious Freedom, Opposing Persecution

Urges Him to Call Out, Hold Accountable Anti-Christian Persecutors

September 24, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians Urges President Trump to Address Christian Persecution at UNGA

We Pray the President Will #StandBesideUs and Speak Specifically to Genocidal Violence Against 327 Million Christians Worldwide

September 19, 2019


Mexican Pastor Shot and Killed After Service Is Latest Casualty in String of Attacks on Religious Leaders

Save the Persecuted Christians: Mexico Has Become One of the Most Dangerous Places for Clergy, as They Face Extreme Violence

September 10, 2019


New Congressional Scorecard Grades Elected Officials on Their Stance on Religious Freedom

Save the Persecuted Christians Works with 21Wilberforce to Educate Americans on How Congress Stands for Religious Liberties Worldwide

September 3, 2019


August 2019

Nigerian Government Reports 16-Year-Old Christian Captive Leah Sharibu Is Alive

Save the Persecuted Christians: ‘Leah Needs to Come Home’

August 31, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians: Murder of Bible Translator in Cameroon Is Further Evidence of Need for U.S. Special Envoy in That Region

Group Also Calls on Law Firm Squire Patton Boggs to Cease Representation of Cameroon and Others That Commit Atrocious Religious Liberty Violations

August 29, 2019


Parents Battle Pakistani Justice System to Free 14-Year-Old Daughter Who Was Abducted and Forced Into Child Marriage

Save the Persecuted Christians Creates New ‘Warfare on Women’ Exhibit Telling Stories of Those Who Live Fractured Lives Because of Persecution

August 26, 2019


Faithful Worldwide Recognize Persecuted Brothers and Sisters on Special Observance Thursday

Save the Persecuted Christians Works to Raise Awareness About Those Under Attack for Their Faith—Especially Women and Children

August 21, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians: Three Imprisoned Religious Leaders in China Are Small Fraction of Christians Who Suffer in Silence

Organization Urges Christians Here in the U.S. to Not Only Pray for Their Chinese Brothers and Sisters in Christ But Also Advocate for Their Freedom

August 19, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians Advances ‘Stop Persecuting Believers’ Petition

Group Calls on President and Congress to Hold Persecutors Accountable and on Law Firm to Stop Representation of Nations That Violate Religious Liberties; Efforts to Spread the Word Have Been Suspended on Twitter

August 12, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians Remembers Slaughter of Pakistani Christians 10 Years Ago

Those Who Serve Christ Are No Safer Today, Advocates Say

August 8, 2019

July 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians, Leah Foundation and International Committee on Nigeria Call for ‘Measured Response’ to Unconfirmed Reports of Leah Sharibu’s Death
July 29, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians’ Moving Exhibits Part of Second Annual ‘Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom’

STPC Leaders Will Attend and Lead Sessions at Historic Gathering July 16-18
July 11 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians and Nations in Action Plan Nationwide Religious Freedom Rallies July 10

In 15 Major Cities Across America, Rallies Will Highlight Religious Persecution Nearing Genocidal Proportions and Continuing Unchecked
July 8 2019

June 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians: China Commits Religious Freedom Atrocities Against Believers

As Meetings About ‘Trade Wars’ Intensify, Americans Must Not Overlook the War Being Waged Against Chinese Christians; STPC Also Implores Leading Law Firm to Cease Representation of PRC
June 28 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians Hosts Rebecca Sharibu, Mom of Leah, a Kidnapped Schoolgirl, in D.C. This Week

Mother of Boko Haram Captive Pleads with U.S. Government to Help Free Her 16-Year-Old Daughter; Millions of Nigerian Children Like Leah Are Terrified to Attend School
June 18, 2019

Mother of Leah Sharibu, “Slave for Life” for Not Renouncing Christianity, on Panel to Discuss Terrorist Violence Worldwide June 11

Save the Persecuted Christians and Heritage Foundation Event ‘Insecurity in Nigeria: The Victims Speak’ Will Expose Violence in Nigeria That Has Devolved into an Ethno-Religious War
June 10, 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians Marks Tragic Anniversary of Massacre at Tiananmen Square

STPC Leaders Call on Prominent Law Firm to Cease Representation of Communist China a Known Persecutor of People of Faith
June 4, 2019

May 2019

Advocates for Persecuted Christians in Nigeria Fear a Rwanda-Like Genocide is Forming

Save the Persecuted Christians Has Urged a Special Envoy to Nigeria; ‘Until the U.S. Recognizes and Addresses the Situation for What it is, We Are Powerless to Help Hundreds of Millions Targeted for Annihilation’
May 29, 2019

Letter to Squire Patton Boggs—Which Represents Nations That Violate Human Rights and Oppress Religious Freedom—Has Now Reached 5,000 on Capitol Hill

46 Civil Society Leaders Signed Letter to Urge Law Firm to Stop Promoting Interests of China, Qatar and Saudi Arabia
May 22, 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians: Pakistani Christian Girls Targeted by Traffickers from China Must Be Protected

Brokers Aggressively Seek Out Girls, Even with Help of Government Officials
May 16, 2019

Boko Haram’s Captive, Leah Sharibu, Turns 16 Today

Several Prayer Events Planned in Nigeria to #FreeLeahSharibu; Save the Persecuted Christians Encourages Americans to Also Speak Up for Leah
May 14, 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians Celebrates with Asia Bibi, as Freed Death Row Inmate Finds Safety in Canada

Other Christians, However, Are ‘Wasting Away in Pakistani Prisons’ on Charges of Blasphemy
May 8, 2019

Civil Society Leaders Urge Squire Patton Boggs to Drop Client Regimes that Persecute

Press Conference Urges Law Firm: ‘Do Not Be Evil’
May 6, 2019

April 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians, Coalition Urge Prominent Law Firm: ‘Don’t Help the Persecutors’

Faith Leaders, Religious Freedom Activists Call on Squire Patton Boggs to Stop Representing Nations that Persecute People of Faith
April 30, 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians Grieves the Easter Massacres in Sri Lanka

Attackers Must Be Held Accountable, Say STPC Leaders
April 22, 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians: Christians Continue to Struggle in Turkey Since Andrew Brunson Trial

One Year Ago, Pastor’s Trial Made International Headlines, But Christians in Turkey Continue to Suffer in Silence and Alone
April 15, 2019

March 2019

Boko Haram Continues Slaughter of Nigerian Christians Amid Media Silence

Save the Persecuted Christians Continues to Urge the Trump Administration to Appoint a U.S. Special Envoy to Nigeria
March 25, 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians to Address NRB Convention Regarding 300 Million Persecuted Christians Worldwide

Moving and Heartbreaking Exhibit Titled ‘The People of the Cross’ Will Also Be Part of NRB Convention in Anaheim, California, March 26-29
March 18, 2019

February 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians Hosts Expert Panel at CPAC This Week

Moving Exhibit Titled ‘The People of the Cross’ Will Also Be Part of Conservative Political Action Conference Near Washington, D.C.
February 26, 2019

A Tragic Anniversary 15-Year-Old Leah Sharibu Has Been in Boko Haram Captivity for One Year | #FreeLeahSharibu

Save the Persecuted Christians Calls on Believers to Advocate for Leah’s Release and for the 300 Million Persecuted Worldwide
February 19, 2019

Nigeria Elections on Saturday Crucial for Persecuted Christians

Save the Persecuted Christians Has Been Urging a U.S. Special Envoy to Nigeria; Sitting Nigerian President Says Violence by Boko Haram Has Been ‘Curbed,’ Yet Thousands of Believers Continue to Be Targeted
February 12, 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians Leadership to Urge Congress to Support Special Envoy to Nigeria

At National Prayer Breakfast Thursday in Washington, D.C., STPC Officers Hope to Shine a Light on Christian Persecution
February 5, 2019

January 2019

Persecution of Christians Expected to Rise in 2019

Newly Organized Save the Persecuted Christians Organization Will Advocate for 300 Million Believers Under Attack Worldwide in 2019
January 29, 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians Launches New Organization and Calls for Special Envoy to Nigeria

New ‘SaveUs’ Movement Launched Yesterday at National Press Club; News Conference and Interviews Available Online
January 18, 2019

#FreeLeahSharibu 15-Year-Old Leah Remains in Captivity by Boko Haram in Nigeria; Christians Must Resolve to Free Her in 2019

Save the Persecuted Christians Calls on Believers to Engage with the Plight of Brothers and Sisters in Christ Worldwide
January 07, 2019


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Experiences Remarkable Reach and Growth in 2018

But With Growing Christian Persecution Worldwide, Much Work Is Left to Do
January 02, 2019


December 2018

Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Urges All to Write U.S. Influencers About Christian Slaughter in Nigeria to Halt Mass Genocide

Nigeria Ranks 14th on Open Doors USA’s World Watch List; Believers in Jesus Christ Are Being Murdered for Their Faith
December 27, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Prays for Pastor and Christians Detained in Chinese Raid

Well-Known Pastor and 100 Parishioners in Custody After Arrests Sunday
December 12, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Encourages Believers to Send Letters to Nigerian Widows

Orange Letter Campaign Seeks to Uplift Widows Who Have Been Devastated by Persecution and Violent Attacks in Nigeria
December 3, 2018


November 2018

‘The People of the Cross’ Exhibit a Moving and Powerful Display from Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition

November 26, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Calls for Appointment of a Special Envoy to Nigeria, Where Christians Are Being Murdered for Their Faith

Nigeria Ranks 14th on World Watch List from Open Doors USA for ‘Very High’ Persecution of the Country’s 88 Million Christians
November 21, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Joins Christians Around the Globe in Prayer Vigils for Asia Bibi’s Protection and Safe Passage

Prayer Vigil Planned for Tonight Outside Pakistan Embassy in D.C.
November 15, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition: Governments That Won’t Protect Religious Minorities Allow Terrorism to Spread

As Seven Christians Are Violently Murdered in Egypt, Coalition Says U.S. Must Lead Global Response to These Atrocities
November 13, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition: China Burns Bibles and Closes Churches as It Intensifies Persecution of Christians

STPC Coalition Supports Brothers and Sisters in Christ in China
November 9, 2018


October 2018

Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Praises God for ‘Miracle in Pakistan,’ as Asia Bibi Is Acquitted

Pakistani Christian Woman Had Been on Death Row for Eight Years on False Charges of ‘Blasphemy’
October 31, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Joins Millions for Two Sundays of Prayer for Persecuted Church

Nov. 4 and 11 Mark International Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church
October 31, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Joins Worldwide Believers in Prayer for Asia Bibi

On Death Row for 9 Years, Pakistani Christian Woman Awaits Final Decision
October 22, 2018


Pastor Andrew Brunson Is Free! Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Celebrates Release of Imprisoned Pastor

Imprisoned in Turkey for Two Years, Andrew Brunson Is a Free Man
October 12, 2018


Christian Girl Threatened with Execution by Boko Haram: Does the World Care?

Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Calls on Believers to Engage with the Plight of Brothers and Sisters in Christ Worldwide
October 8, 2018


After Two Years, Will Imprisoned Pastor Andrew Brunson Be Freed in 10 Days?

Turkish President Erdogan Says North Carolina Pastor Has ‘Dark Links’ to Terrorism and Won’t Release Him, But Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Prays the Court Will Decide Otherwise
October 3, 2018


September 2018

Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Summit Shines Light on Believers’ Challenges Worldwide

September 27, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Co-Hosting ‘Unveiling Sharia’ Conference in Kansas City

Sept. 22 Event at Overland Park First Assembly of God Features Experts in the Field Who Will Inform Attendees About Anti-Christian Persecution
September 17, 2018


Turkish Cover-Up Deepens, Troubles Christians as Pastor Andrew Brunson’s Plight Continues

New Report Shows Turkish Government Is Covering Up Christian Persecution; Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Advocates for 215 Million Worldwide Who Face Violence Because of Belief in Jesus Christ
September 10, 2018


‘You Cannot Take Jesus Away from Us’

Iranian Christians Hold on to Savior Despite Extreme Persecution; Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Works to Help Persecuted Brothers and Sisters Around the World
September 6, 2018


August 2018

Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Signs Letter to Mike Pompeo Warning of Sudan Engagement

85 Signers Say Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Service Facilitates Global Terrorism and Harasses, Arrests, Tortures and Falsely Accuses Moderate Muslims and Christians
August 23, 2018


July 2018

Fervent Calls Intensify for Turkey to Release Imprisoned Pastor Andrew Brunson

Although Brunson Moved from Jail Cell to House Arrest, Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition and Other Groups Continue to Urge His Homecoming
July 31, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Rejoices as Pastor Andrew Brunson Is Moved to House Arrest

After Being Imprisoned Since October 2016, Brunson No Longer in Jail Cell
July 26, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition’s ‘People of the Cross’ Exhibit Part of Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom This Week

July 23, 2018


Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Disheartened at Continued Imprisonment of Pastor Andrew Brunson

Brunson Has Been Imprisoned Since October 2016; Trial Continues
July 18, 2018


Prayers Sought for Imprisoned Pastor Andrew Brunson Ahead of July 18 Hearing in Turkey

Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Advocating for Pastor’s Release
July 17, 2018


June 2018

Christians—and Now Lawmakers—Advocating for Release of Imprisoned Pastor Andrew Brunson

Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition a Participating Organization for June 20 Washington, D.C., Protest Calling for His Release from Turkish Prison
June 18, 2018


Persecution of Chinese Christians Worst Since Cultural Revolution, Pastor Reports

Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Laments Bibles Confiscated, Crosses Defaced and Churches Destroyed in China
June 4, 2018


May 2018

Fleeing Christians Face Violence All Over Again

Members of New Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Advocate on Behalf of 215 Million Christians Facing Persecution Worldwide
May 29, 2018


April 2018

Newsweek Report—Christian Persecution Genocide Worse Today Than Any Other Time in History

Members of the New Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Have a Shared Goal to Reduce and Deter Persecution of Christians Worldwide
April 23, 2018


New Poll: 40% of Catholics See Worldwide Christian Persecution as ‘Severe’

Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Working to Create Awareness at the Local Level
April 2, 2018


March 2018

Christians in India Experiencing Most Traumatic Persecution in a Decade

New Save the Persecuted Christians Coalition Aims to Protect Believers Worldwide Who Are Suffering Discrimination, Torture, Rape, Slavery, Banishment and Murder
March 12, 2018


February 2018

‘Save The Persecuted Christians’ Coalition Raises Awareness at CPAC and NRB Events

February 28, 2018


Roman Colosseum Bathed in Red This Saturday to Draw Attention to Global Persecution of Christians

New ‘Save The Persecuted Christians’ Coalition Rallies Houses of Worship to Heighten Awareness of Worldwide Atrocities
February 22, 2018


‘Save The Persecuted Christians’ Coalition Begins Awareness Movement Today; Churches Across America Display Banners Featuring ‘Nun’ Symbol

February 14, 2018