Hindu intolerance against Christians on the rise in India. According to Asia News, three new anti-Christian attacks in three different states testify to "the sad increase of religious intolerance" in India.
Iran says it will increase enrichment if world pressure persists. According to Haaretz, Re-za Ta-qa-vi, a senior cleric and aide to Iran's supreme leader said, "Iran is now capable of enriching uranium at a 20-percent level, but if world powers continue their pressure, we will increase enrichment levels to 56 percent."
An Iranian house church leader is released from prison. According to Persecution.org, a house-church leader who had been arrested by security authorities because of his Christian faith, has finally been released after 560 days in prison.
Matthew 5:10: "Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven."
Matthew 24:42: "Watch therefore: for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come."
Matthew 24:44: "Therefore be ye also ready: for in such an hour as ye think not the Son of man cometh."
Romans 3:23: "For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God."
Romans 6:23: "the wages of sin is death…"
John 3:16: "For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life."