VOMK Tuesday Report

KOREAN CHRISTIANS SEEK TO AID CAMEROON PASTORS’ FAMILIES AND CHURCHES ATTACKED BY BOKO HARAM

KOREAN CHRISTIANS SEEK TO AID CAMEROON PASTORS’ FAMILIES AND CHURCHES ATTACKED BY BOKO HARAM

An assault on Christians by Boko Haram militants in the Cameroon/Nigeria border town of Tourou in late January left several pastors and their families homeless and the local community shaken. Voice of the Martyrs Korea is participating in an effort to resettle the families and restore area churches. “Tourou has a large Christian population,” says Voice ...

NEW MOVIE: TRUE STORY OF PASTOR IMPRISONED FOR FAITHFUL WITNESS

NEW MOVIE: TRUE STORY OF PASTOR IMPRISONED FOR FAITHFUL WITNESS

On March 18th at 7:30PM, Voice of the Martyrs Korea will premiere the newly translated feature-length film, Tortured for Christ, at their Jeongneung office. Admission will require pre-registration through calling the VOM Korea office and is free of charge. 영화 촬영 현장1. 리처드 웜브란트 목사와(맨 오른쪽) 그의 아내 사비나 웜브란트(가운데) Based on the bestselling novel ...

Voice of the Martyrs Korea seeks to reverse decline in Bible reading among South Korean Christians through special Bible reading campaign with North Korean Christians

Voice of the Martyrs Korea seeks to reverse decline in Bible reading among South Korean Christians through special Bible reading campaign with North Korean Christians

Research consistently indicates that Bible reading is in decline among Korean Christians. The Rev. Dr. Hyun Sook Foley believes the solution may be found in an unlikely place: North Korea. Foley’s organization, Voice of the Martyrs Korea, is launching a new Bible reading initiative called the 1+1 Campaign. For a donation of 50,000 KRW, VOMK ...

“THINK STALIN AND HITLER, NOT MAO”: CHURCH LEADERS AROUND THE WORLD URGED TO ADD THEIR SIGNATURES TO DISSIDENT CHINESE PASTOR’S DECLARATION

“THINK STALIN AND HITLER, NOT MAO”: CHURCH LEADERS AROUND THE WORLD URGED TO ADD THEIR SIGNATURES TO DISSIDENT CHINESE PASTOR’S DECLARATION

Church sanctuaries decked with national flags and leader’s photos. The Ten Commandments edited. Bibles re-translated as state church leaders emphasize the need to free Christianity from its ‘foreign cultural captivity’. These are the reports emerging from China today. According to many Chinese religion analysts, they represent not a return to the Cultural Revolution but to ...

PAKISTAN SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS ASIA BIBI’S INNOCENCE

PAKISTAN SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS ASIA BIBI’S INNOCENCE

The Supreme Court of Pakistan today upheld the decision to throw out the false blasphemy charges against Asia Bibi. Voice of the Martyrs Board Chair Dr. Hyun Sook Foley issued the following statement: "We are delighted that the Supreme Court has stood firm over its principled and courageous decision to throw out the false blasphemy ...

INCREASED INTERNATIONAL INTEREST IN BOOK WRITTEN BY NORTH KOREAN UNDERGROUND CHRISTIANS

INCREASED INTERNATIONAL INTEREST IN BOOK WRITTEN BY NORTH KOREAN UNDERGROUND CHRISTIANS

These Are the Generations, the true story of three generations of a North Korean family that faithfully received and passed on the gospel underground, was published in its sixth language this month, Czech, with printings in Spanish and Chinese scheduled for this spring. 한국 VOM에서 펴낸 『믿음의 세대들』(These Are the Generations) “What makes These are the Generations unique isn’t just that it was co-written by North ...

FIRST CHINESE MARTYR OF 2019

On January 5th, a Chinese Christian mother from Early Rain Covenant Church experienced a miscarriage after suffering severe physical and mental harassment in China’s crackdown on the Early Rain Church last month. According to Voice of the Martyrs Korea representative, Hyun Sook Foley, On December 9, 2018, this mother was dragged by force from her ...

New Translation of John Ross Mission Manual Released to Refute China Government Accusations of Missionary Imperialism

New Translation of John Ross Mission Manual Released to Refute China Government Accusations of Missionary Imperialism

The Chinese government’s new February religious regulations prevent Chinese churches from unapproved contact with foreign Christians. The goal, according to the Chinese government, is the ‘Sinicization’ of Christianity to overcome what they call Christianity’s imperialist past. But according to Voice of the Martyrs Korea representative Hyun Sook Foley, the concept of Sinicization did not begin ...