How Can I Help The Persecuted? (COLUMN)

Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior ColumnistMartin-Roth

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA (BosNewsLife Columns)-- Many Christians share my sense of frustration at feeling so helpless in the face of waves of Christian persecution around the world.But what can I, a lone individual living in faraway Australia do - practically speaking - to make a difference in the lives of hundreds of thousands of Christians being persecuted around the world?

Ukraine Evangelicals “Persecuted, Killed” In Crimea


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent
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KIEV/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- One year after the annexation of the Crimean Peninsula by Russia, Ukrainian Christians say they are still facing persecution there by pro-Russian separatists who already killed several believers.

Nigeria Christians Flee Amid Female Suicide Attacks


By BosNewsLife Africa Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bosnigeria_christians11

ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Islamist militant group Boko Haram increasingly uses young girls to carry out suicide bombings and hundreds of thousands of people, including Christians, remain displaced within Nigeria Christian aid workers and officials said Tuesday January 13.

NEWS ALERT: Iraq Christians Suffer As Violence Kills 140


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

iraqichristiansBAGHDAD, IRAQ (BosNewsLife)-- Minority Christians were among those suffering Sunday, May 19, after at least 140 people died during four consecutive days of violence in Iraq, raising fears that sectarian conflicts could lead the troubled Middle East nation into civil war. "It is difficult to tell of the intensity of violence here over the past week," said Canon Andrew White...