BREAKING NEWS: US Pastor Beaten In Iran Prison Amid Death Threats

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By BosNewsLife Middle East Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

TEHRAN, IRAN (BosNewsLife)--Iranian-born American pastor Saeed Abedini is recovering of injuries after he was "viciously beaten" in prison where he is serving an eight year sentenced on charges linked to evangelism and planting churches in Iran, several sources said.

Iran Pastor’s 2nd Anniversary Of Imprisonment Amid Death Threats


By BosNewsLife Middle East Service with Stefan J. Bos Chief International Correspondent
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TEHRAN/WASHINGTON (BosNewsLife)-- An Iranian American pastor jailed in Iran for his Christian activities faced a tense weekend after family members and supporters around the world remembered the 2nd anniversary of his imprisonment.

BREAKING NEWS: Iran Intelligence Authority Summons Evangelical Pastor Amid Crackdown (Update)


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

iranundergroundchurchcpTEHRAN, IRAN (BosNewsLife)-- Iran's feared Ministry of Intelligence and National Security (VEVAK) has summoned the pastor of an evangelical congregation amid a wider crackdown on devoted Christians in the strict Islamic nation, a well-informed source told BosNewsLife Monday, June 9.

BREAKING NEWS: Iran Tells Jailed Pastor Irani To “Repent” Or Remain In Prison


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

Irani-Benham-with-family-300x199KARAJ, IRAN (BosNewsLife)-- An evangelical pastor who has been jailed in Iran for his Christian activities says he has been told by a court to remain behind bars because he "did not change". Speaking to BosNewsLife through an interpreter, Pastor Behnam Irani made clear he remained faithful to Christ, despite court pressure to return to Islam.

‘Jailed Iran Pastors In Poor Health’


By BosNewsLife Middle East Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

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TEHRAN, IRAN (BosNewsLife)-- There was mounting concern Sunday, August 18, over the health situation of an Iranian-born American pastor and another evangelical leader who were among those sentenced to long prison terms in Tehran on charges that friends link to their Christian faith.

Prayers Urged For Christians In Quake-hit Iran


By BosNewsLife Middle East Service

housechurchesattackedTEHRAN, IRAN (BosNewsLife)-- As the world watched the impact of a deadly earthquake on Iran's only known nuclear station Wednesday, April 10, Christians urged prayers for Iranian believers trapped in prisons or facing harassment.