30 Christians Arrested as Protest Crackdowns Continue

“On July 31 police raided a special Christian meeting 25 kilometers (15 miles) north of Tehran in the village of Amameh in the area of Fashan. A Compass source said about 24 Christians, all converts from Islam, had gathered in a private home. In the afternoon police squads in both plain clothes and uniform raided and arrested everyone present…

While most of them were released the same evening, seven of them – Shahnam Behjatollah, and six others identified only as Shaheen, Maryam, Mobinaa, Mehdi, Ashraf and Nariman – all remain in detention in an unknown location. They have no contact with their family members…

Public allegations that detainees have been tortured, abused, killed and most recently – according to a top opposition official – raped in custody have fueled fury in Iran….” Special to Compass Direct News

And this all in the name of God! How can this be? Judgement is coming. The sword is swift and sharp.

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It is the desire of my heart that God be Lord of my life. Life’s experiences have killed the old man and God is building a new creation in me. I look forward to experiencing the new man God creates in the old vessel known as Archie via "God Spots".

One thought on “30 Christians Arrested as Protest Crackdowns Continue”

  1. Wow.. God is really moving throughout the whole world.. I just recently heard a news that many missionaries had been killed in Pakistan because they preach the gospel in suburb places.. This kind of people are good to be part of our daily prayers lives..

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