This latest move by the government reflects the tightening control of religion, particularly Islam and Christianity, under President Xi Jinping.
Pastor Bulus, a former Fulani Herdsman, is facing persecution from his Muslim relatives after giving his life to Christ.
4 Christians have been given lengthy prison sentences for ‘acting against national security’ by ‘promoting Zionist Christianity'.
Since May this year, 210 Christians have reportedly been detained, with 23 Christians rounded up in the first week of August alone.
Hindu extremists were suspected of being involved in most cases of violent assault.
The gang first attacked the local Full Gospel Church and damaged its roof and a wall before going to the man’s house.
The Egyptian army told Joseph’s family that he died of an epileptic seizure, but 3 men are in custody following his death.
Chinese media blamed the the deaths of the 2 Chinese missionaries on their employer who they said failed to warn them of the dangers of evangelising in Pakistan.
The former children's music teacher and volunteer at an orphanage was jailed for "harming national security".
A new book by Herreid is a clarion call for the West to return to the cisterns that long nourished it.