Wat moet je doen als iemand gevangen zit? [What should you do if someone is imprisoned?] In 2015, Petr Jasek was arrested in Sudan because of his work for The Voice of the Martyrs with persecuted Christians. You can read stories about Petr here and here. Stef, the children’s publication of SDOK, interviewed Petr. (SDOK, […]
In many public schools in Pakistan, most of the students are Muslim. Christians in these schools are often forced to eat at separate tables. At one school, a Muslim teacher forced a Christian girl to stand in the hot sun until she fainted. The girl was being punished for wearing a cross necklace to school.
Christian parents can send their children to private Christian schools if they want to. But Christians who are poor are not able to pay for private schools.
Sobia, a teenager in Pakistan, told her story to friends from The Voice of the Martyrs.
(Source: VOM Radio. Edited and condensed for length and clarity) Photo: Interviewing Ebrahim Internal Exile: Being forced to move from one’s home or community to another place, usually far away from main centers of population. Ebrahim Firouzi spent seven years in prison in Iran. Most people in Iran are Muslims, but Ebrahim became a follower […]