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Iraqi Christians Martyred, Persecuted, Still Fleeing May 26, 2007

Posted by moverstreet in Bible & Theology, Church, Missions/Evangelism/Apologetics, Politics/Public Policy, World News.

Iraq is controlled by Islam, right?  Did you know that experts estimate over 1 million Christians lived there through the late 80s?

Rarely do you hear of those persecuted for Christ in Iraq, some fleeing for their lives, others imprisoned or being martyred for following Jesus.  Since the late 80s, it is estimated that over half of the Christians from Iraq have been killed or fled for safety in neighboring regions.

Remember your brothers and sisters there who are persecuted and dying, and pray that Christ would be exalted in that nation as His gospel is spread (Heb 11:37-40; 13:3).

 Read the article here.



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