Iran: Update on four Christian converts in Rasht

Iran: Update on four Christian converts in Rasht

Iranian Christians are thankful that four Christian converts have been released after bail demands were reduced. In February, Ramin Hassanpour, his wife Kathrin Sajadpour, Moslem Rahimi and another convert who does not wish to be named, were arrested for being part of...
Iran: Christian convert given extra sentence at retrial

Iran: Christian convert given extra sentence at retrial

Friends and family of Christian convert Ismaeil Maghrebinejad request prayer after a disappointing decision following a 9 May retrial. On 27 February Ismaeil had been sentenced to two years in prison for “membership of a group hostile to the regime.” He had received a...
Iran: Four converts imprisoned in Rasht

Iran: Four converts imprisoned in Rasht

Iranian Christians request prayer for four Christian converts, imprisoned after being unable to afford bail. In February, Ramin Hassanpour, his wife Kathrin Sajadpour, Moslem Rahimi and another convert who does not wish to be named, were arrested for being part of a...
Iran: Upcoming court hearing for Christian convert

Iran: Upcoming court hearing for Christian convert

Family and friends request prayer as a two-year prison sentence for Christian convert Ismaeil Maghrebinejad will be reviewed on 9 May. Ismaeil (65) was arrested in Shiraz on 25 January 2019 and charged with “propaganda against the state and insulting the sacred...
Iran: Mary Mohammadi sentenced

Iran: Mary Mohammadi sentenced

Iranian Christians request prayer for Christian convert Mary (Fatemeh) Mohammadi, who has received a suspended sentence of three months and one day in prison and 10 lashes for “disturbing public order.” Mary (21) was arrested on 12 January near Azadi Square in Tehran...
Iran: A second Christian convert not required to complete sentence

Iran: A second Christian convert not required to complete sentence

Iranian Christians are thankful that another Christian convert, Amin Khaki, has been informed by prison authorities that he is released. Amin was arrested with four other Christian converts when security agents raided their homes in Rasht in December 2017. At a court...