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Take action today for persecuted Christians
Last year, 215 million Christians experienced high or extreme levels of persecution in the 50 countries where it’s most difficult to be a Christ follower. Christians are facing beatings, abductions, rape, torture, forced marriages and death.
Those of us living in safety cannot stand by and let these atrocities continue.
Franklin Graham recently held the first-ever World Summit in Defense of Persecuted Christians in Washington, D.C., to shine a spotlight on global persecution. The Summit convened more than 600 victims, advocates and leaders from 130 countries in an effort to raise global awareness and do something about this crisis. At the conclusion of the event, a final declaration was issued ( Read PDF version; Read Word Document ).
Take a stand by continually praying for the persecuted church and encouraging your elected officials to support Senate Resolution 162. See below for more ways to get involved.
Contact your elected officials and challenge them to stand for Christians facing violent persecution around the world.
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Christians The Most Persecuted Group in World for Second Year, Study Finds
Study referenced is Center for Studies on New Religions