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“TORTURED FOR CHRIST” MOVIE AVAILABLE FREE ONLINE DURING CHUSEOK

“TORTURED FOR CHRIST” MOVIE AVAILABLE FREE ONLINE DURING CHUSEOK

Voice of the Martyrs Korea is making its award-winning feature film “Tortured for Christ” available for free online viewing during Chuseok at www.vomkorea.com/tfc. “Tortured for Christ” tells the true story of VOM founder Pastor Richard Wurmbrand, as written in his international bestselling book, ‘Tortured for Christ’. The award-winning movie was filmed entirely in Romania, including inside one of the prisons ...

CHINA: 4,000 “SUNDAY SCHOOLS IN A BOX” DISTRIBUTED SO FAR IN 2020

CHINA: 4,000 “SUNDAY SCHOOLS IN A BOX” DISTRIBUTED SO FAR IN 2020

4,000 “Sunday Schools in a Box” have been distributed through Chinese house church networks to Christian children and families across China in 2020, according to Voice of the Martyrs Korea Representative Dr. Hyun Sook Foley. “A ‘Sunday School in a Box’ is a Children’s Bible, a video player, and a digital curriculum packaged together so that an adult of any education level can use it to ...

INDIA: POLICE BLAME STONING DEATH OF 16-YEAR OLD CHRISTIAN ON PASTOR-FATHER’S “SORCERY”

INDIA: POLICE BLAME STONING DEATH OF 16-YEAR OLD CHRISTIAN ON PASTOR-FATHER’S “SORCERY”

Police in Odisha State, India claim that the June death by stoning of a 16-year old boy was caused not by his conversion to Christianity but by suspicions that the boy’s father, a pastor, was a sorcerer who allegedly caused the deaths of 16 villagers. The claim is the latest turn in a case that ...

VOICE OF THE MARTYS KOREA JOINS MULTI-AGENCY EFFORT TO PROVIDE 100,000 BIBLES TO LAOS

VOICE OF THE MARTYS KOREA JOINS MULTI-AGENCY EFFORT TO PROVIDE 100,000 BIBLES TO LAOS

Rapid growth of the church in one of the last remaining Communist countries, Laos, has caused Voice of the Martyrs Korea to join together with several Christian organizations to meet a request from local believers for 100,000 New Testaments within the next 9 months. “In 1994 there were 400 Christians in Laos, but today there are ...

CHINA COURT: CHRISTIAN HOMESCHOOL MOM MUST SEND KIDS TO PUBLIC SCHOOL

CHINA COURT: CHRISTIAN HOMESCHOOL MOM MUST SEND KIDS TO PUBLIC SCHOOL

A court in China’s Guangxi Autonomous Region has ruled it illegal for a Christian mother to homeschool her children. Voice of the Martyrs Korea Representative Dr. Hyun Sook Foley reports that the ruling emphasized that children who follow a religion must be educated in the atheistic school system. According to Representative Foley, Fan Ruzhen began homeschooling her children ...

NEW CHRISTIAN RADIO BROADCAST INTO NORTH KOREA LAUNCHES SEPTEMBER 1

NEW CHRISTIAN RADIO BROADCAST INTO NORTH KOREA LAUNCHES SEPTEMBER 1

Voice of the Martyrs Korea today announced a new shortwave radio broadcast into North Korea, to begin airing September 1. According to Voice of the Martyrs Korea Representative Dr. Hyun Sook Foley, the new 30-minute broadcast will bring the ministry’s total number of daily broadcasts into North Korea to five. Four of the broadcasts are via short ...

CHINA: CHRISTIAN DETAINED 10 DAYS FOR STREET EVANGELISM

CHINA: CHRISTIAN DETAINED 10 DAYS FOR STREET EVANGELISM

Earlier this month Voice of the Martyrs Korea reported the removal of two church crosses in Wenzhou, China. But this week Voice of the Martyrs Korea is reporting a different kind of cross removal in that communist country. According to Voice of the Martyrs Korea Representative Dr. Hyun Sook Foley, authorities in Hengyang, Hunan Province sentenced a street evangelist to ...

VOMK: UNTIL CHURCHES ARE FREE TO GATHER, “TORTURED FOR CHRIST” MOVIE WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR FREE ONLINE

VOMK: UNTIL CHURCHES ARE FREE TO GATHER, “TORTURED FOR CHRIST” MOVIE WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR FREE ONLINE

In response to new government restrictions on church gatherings, Voice of the Martyrs Korea has made its award-winning feature film “Tortured for Christ” available for free online viewing at www.vomkorea.com/tfc. The movie is normally only available through specially arranged showings to whole churches, but according to Voice of the Martyrs Korea representative Dr. Hyun Sook Foley, the ...

16-YEAR OLD CHRISTIAN IN INDIA STONED TO DEATH BY RADICAL HINDU NATIONALISTS

16-YEAR OLD CHRISTIAN IN INDIA STONED TO DEATH BY RADICAL HINDU NATIONALISTS

Samaru Madkami, a 16-year-old boy from Kendukuda village, Malkangiri district, Odisha, India, was crushed to death with stones on June 4, 2020. Voice of the Martyrs Korea is reporting that the boy was murdered by radical Hindu nationalists because of his faith in Christ. “SamaruMadkami was a teenager from a very poor background,” says Voice of ...