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10 songs to help you remember persecuted Christians

I’ve had to put the “Around the World in 40 Days” project on hold.  I’m a little sad about that, but every time I’ve tried to pick it back up again, something happened. My computer crashed once and I lost three days worth of posts.  Then we got hit with Winter Storm Stella that dumped… Continue reading 10 songs to help you remember persecuted Christians

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Weekly Saint: The 1st Korean Priest

Good Monday morning and Happy Weekly Saint Day here at Christian Persecution Report. Today, we’re going to take a brief look at Andrew Kim Tae-gon, the first Korean Roman Catholic Priest. In the many, many years leading up to Andrew Kim Tae-gon’s martyrdom, thousands of Christians in Korea were killed for their faith, so it’s a little… Continue reading Weekly Saint: The 1st Korean Priest

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Weekly Saint: Clement Shahbaz Bhatti

Six years ago March 2, Clement Shahbaz Bhatti was gunned down outside his mother’s home in Islamabad, the capital city of Pakistan. Bhatti, was the first Christian appointed to governmental cabinet position in Pakistan and served in that position for three years before being killed for no other reason than his Christian beliefs. At the University… Continue reading Weekly Saint: Clement Shahbaz Bhatti

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Weekly Saint: Three Persians

It’s Monday, and that means it Weekly Saint Day! The “saint” on most everyone’s mind this week is Patrick.  That’s because St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, is now the “most global national holiday” (Janick, 2015; Time). However, I’m going to be a little different.  I’m going to tell you about Joseph, Akepsimas and Aethalas of Persia. Way, way,… Continue reading Weekly Saint: Three Persians

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Weekly Saint: The 2 Joans of Amersham

Today is International Women’s Day. It’s the day that we celebrate accomplishments of women throughout history. I’m late getting to the “Weekly Saint”, which I normally post on Mondays, due to some computer issues. But, perhaps God has a reason, because I am drawn to telling you the story of two women from Amersham: Joan… Continue reading Weekly Saint: The 2 Joans of Amersham

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Sweden

It’s day 3 of our “Around the World in 40 days” Lenten series.  We’re traveling the world through our computers and devices, checking in with our fellow Christians and learning some new things.  So far we’ve visited Cameroon and Wallis & Futuna. Today we’re skipping over to Sweden. The first part of writing process is… Continue reading Sweden