Helping the Persecuted


Many have asked how to help those suffering persecution in Iraq, and also in Nigeria and other parts of the world. We’ll use this post to provide some links to information and to groups that help in those areas.

A Christian home in Mosul, Iraq marked with an arabic “n” for “Nazarite” a term used for Christian.
UPDATE: ARDF reaching out to help…

ARDF works with local Anglican provinces.  They are partnering with Archbishop Mouneer and the Province of Jerusalem and the Middle East to offer direct aid to refugees who are in dire need of food and shelter through the local Anglican Church. Click here to find out more. 


Barnabas Fund

Hundreds of thousands of Iraqi Christians face an unprecedented humanitarian crisis after fleeing from ISIS militants who advanced overnight into Christian towns and villages in the Nineveh region. Will you help Barnabas Aid provide our brothers and sisters with aid?

Open Doors International

The world’s largest outreach to persecuted Christians in the most high-risk places

Nigeria, and the World Watch Top Ten Countries with Violence against Christians

The World Watch Top 10 Violence List, which is based on persecution incidents between Nov. 1, 2012, and March 31, 2014, is topped by Nigeria. The others, in order, are: Syria, Egypt, Central African Republic (CAR), Mexico, Pakistan, Colombia, India, Kenya and Iraq.

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August 11, 2014


The Anglican Pastor

A classic resource from the founding team of Anglican Compass.

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