Published on May 1st, 2011
The “Medina”, or old part of the city
When Jesus said, “Go into all the world and preach the gospel,” (Mark 16:15) he knew it would not always be easy or comfortable for his followers to obey him.
Someone in the past had to suffer in order for you to be able to read the Bible and learn about Jesus. Jesus’ disciples and the Apostle Paul were persecuted when they told others what they knew about Jesus. William Tyndale suffered persecution because he translated the Bible into English.
Bold Christians today still take great risks to share God’s Word with those who haven’t heard it. You can read about one of these bold Christians below.