Sudan

Christian Couple Face Flogging for “Adultery” After Conversion to Christianity

05/11/2022 Sudan (International Christian Concern) – A young Christian couple in Sudan who have two children together are facing 100 lashes on charges of “adultery” after a sharia (Islamic law) court nullified their marriage following the husband’s conversion to Christianity.  The couple, 34-year-old Hamouda and 25-year-old Nada from Al Jazirah state, got married in 2016 when…

Sudanese Pastor Sentenced to a Month in Jail

04/29/2022 Sudan (International Christian Concern) – Earlier this week ICC reported that Islamic extremists attacked a church in Central Sudan. The militants injured the pastor, Pastor Estefanos, and beat three other women in the congregation while the church was gathering for a Palm Sunday service.  One of the perpetrators was a police officer who had…

Church Attacked by Extremists in Sudan

04/26/2022 Sudan (International Christian Concern) – On April 10, a group of Islamic extremists attacked Christians praying in a church in the village of Hajj Abdallah. The village is located in Gezira state, which is in Central Sudan.  According to Middle East Concern, while the church was meeting for their Palm Sunday service, the extremists…