AG pastor beaten, jailed in India

On Sunday morning, September 26, Assemblies of God of India pastor Shivanda Siddi had his service interrupted as several religious radicals invaded his church, beat him in front of his congregation and then he was arrested by local police. According to the Global Council of Indian Christians, the attackers were members of the radical group […]

Christians pray in shuttered church in Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia—Dozens of Christians held prayers inside their boarded-up church near Indonesia’s capital Sunday, saying they had as much right as anyone to worship in the world’s most populous Muslim country.They were surrounded by hundreds of police and unarmed security guards. Using bullhorns, local officials reminded members of the Batak Christian Protestant Church they were […]