VOMK Tuesday Report

CHINA: POLICE SIEGE THE HOME OF 90-YEAR OLD MAN TO PREVENT HIS BAPTISM

CHINA: POLICE SIEGE THE HOME OF 90-YEAR OLD MAN TO PREVENT HIS BAPTISM

(Chengdu, Sichuan Province) State security officers sieged the home of the 90-year-old father of Liu Xiaoqiong, a renowned Chengdu female human rights activist, to prevent him from receiving baptism. According to Voice of the Martyrs Korea Representative Dr. Hyun Sook Foley, Ms. Liu’s father revealed to his daughter that before his death he wants to profess Christ and receive Christian baptism. “He said that he hopes ...

VOMK RELEASES TWO NEW NK BIBLES, AVAILABLE FREE TO NK MINISTRIES

VOMK RELEASES TWO NEW NK BIBLES, AVAILABLE FREE TO NK MINISTRIES

Voice of the Martyrs Korea announced today the release of its complete Chosun Audio Bible as well as a reprint of its popular Chosun Study Bible. Voice of the Martyrs Korea representative Dr. Hyun Sook Foley says that the resources are available free to qualifying ministries and churches serving North Koreans. “People might think that ...

FREE MONTHLY PRAYER CALENDAR AND NEWSLETTER SEEK TO INCREASE PRAYER FOR PERSECUTED CHRISTIANS

FREE MONTHLY PRAYER CALENDAR AND NEWSLETTER SEEK TO INCREASE PRAYER FOR PERSECUTED CHRISTIANS

Seeking to promote more knowledgeable and frequent prayer for persecuted Christians around the world, persecution ministry Voice of the Martyrs Korea is offering a free monthly full-color digital Global Prayer Calendar and Newsletter to individuals who request it directly from the ministry. According to Voice of the Martyrs Korea representative Hyun Sook Foley, each day on ...

INDIA: WIDOWS OF MARTYRED CHRISTIANS RECEIVE SEWING MACHINES, TRAINING

INDIA: WIDOWS OF MARTYRED CHRISTIANS RECEIVE SEWING MACHINES, TRAINING

This month, 20 widows whose husbands were killed in anti-Christian violence in Odisha State are receiving sewing machines and the training to use them. The project, funded by Voice of the Martyrs Korea’s Families of Martyrs and Prisoners Fund, operates in Lokebadi, in the Kandhamal District of Odisha State. According to Voice of the Martyrs ...

100,000 CHURCHES PARTICIPATE IN THIS YEAR’S DAYS OF PRAYER FOR PERSECUTED CHRISTIANS

100,000 CHURCHES PARTICIPATE IN THIS YEAR’S DAYS OF PRAYER FOR PERSECUTED CHRISTIANS

Christians in an estimated 100,000 churches in 130 countries worldwide are joining together this November to pray especially for persecuted Christians. The International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church has been observed annually on the first and second Sundays of November each year since being established more than 20 years ago by the World ...

BURKINA FASO: CHILDREN OF CHRISTIAN MARTYRS AND PASTORS STRUGGLE TO ENROLL IN SCHOOL

BURKINA FASO: CHILDREN OF CHRISTIAN MARTYRS AND PASTORS STRUGGLE TO ENROLL IN SCHOOL

Schools reopened October 1 in Burkina Faso after being closed due to the Coronavirus. But 440 children of evangelical Christian martyrs and pastors are struggling to enroll. The children, displaced due to terrorist violence and persecution in the northern part of Burkina Faso in 2019 and 2020, lack funds for school fees, supplies, and transportation. This month Voice of the Martyrs Korea ...

1,400 LETTERS OF ENCOURAGEMENT SOUGHT FOR 14 PERSECUTED CHRISTIAN PRISONERS

1,400 LETTERS OF ENCOURAGEMENT SOUGHT FOR 14 PERSECUTED CHRISTIAN PRISONERS

Voice of the Martyrs Korea today announced a “prisoner alert” emergency letter writing campaign challenging Christians here to write letters of encouragement this month to 14 believers imprisoned for their faith in China, Eritrea, Iran, Pakistan, and North Korea. Voice of the Martyrs Korea Representative Dr. Hyun Sook Foley says that the organization’s goal is ...

CHINESE ETHICS TEXTBOOK ALTERS BIBLE STORY TO SUPPORT COMMUNIST IDEOLOGY

CHINESE ETHICS TEXTBOOK ALTERS BIBLE STORY TO SUPPORT COMMUNIST IDEOLOGY

The Chinese Communist Party included a Bible story in its official textbook on law and ethics. But according to Voice of the Martyrs Korea representative Dr. Hyun Sook Foley, the details and meaning have been altered to support Communist ideology. In the altered version, Jesus proclaims himself to be a sinner and stones the woman ...

CHINESE PASTORS’ LETTER BECOMES 4,400 SIGNATURE PETITION TO CHINESE EMBASSY IN SEOUL

CHINESE PASTORS’ LETTER BECOMES 4,400 SIGNATURE PETITION TO CHINESE EMBASSY IN SEOUL

Voice of the Martyrs Korea sent the Chinese Embassy in Seoul a copy of a letter originally written and signed by 439 Chinese pastors, with one addition: 28 pages of signatures from 4,400 Christians from Korea and around the world showing their support and concern for the pastors. The signatures were gathered through an online ...

“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 ...