Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Spotlight on Christianity: Voice of the Martyrs

First some history:

This organization was started in 1967 by a Romanian pastor when the Soviet Union took over Romania. He spent 14 years in prison because he was a Christian preacher.

The Purpose of the Organization:
  1. To help those who suffer for their faith.
  2. To remember and assist the families of Christian martyrs.
  3. To help rebuild local churches after years of communist oppression.
  4. To reach out in love to the persecutors.
  5. To inform the world about the atrocities committed against Christians .
Currently, they operate in these countries:
Afghanistan, Belarus, Burma, Chechnya, Mexico, China, Columbia, Cuba, Egypt, Ethiopia, Iran, Israel, Libya, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, North Korea, Yemen....among many many others.

For more information on this organization go to their website.

1 comment:

  1. Dark ages Martyrs are listed in:
    Fox's Book of Martyrs

    Killing people because of their faith or lack of faith must be an abomination to the Creator and a determning factor in the killers eternal habitation destination.