2,123 Christians Killed Last Year for Their Faith

Open Doors' 2014 World Watch List

Open Doors, a nondenominational group which tracks incidents of persecution against Christians worldwide, reports that there were 2,123 Christians martyred last year for their faith.These heroic men and women who willingly gave their lives for the Gospel lived in countries including Nigeria, Pakistan, Indonesia, Iraq, Kenya, Tanzania, and the Central African Republic. ┬áBut according to Open Doors' report, more than half of the killings occurred in Syria. ┬áSecond was Nigeria, with over 6 … [Read more...]