By Rebecca Roman
By the time you’re reading this, International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (November 7, 2021) will have passed. However, the need for prayer remains.
According to Open Doors USA, in the last year there have been:
- 340 million Christians living in places where they experience high levels of persecution and discrimination;
- 4,761 Christians killed for their faith;
- 4,488 churches and other Christian buildings attacked;
- 4,277 believers detained without trial, arrested, sentenced or imprisoned.