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Christian woman dies in Laos prison

Christian woman dies in Laos prison

Tiang had been arrested and sentenced to nine months in prison by a court in Savannakhet.

Police assailant kills Protestant Pastor in Laos

Police assailant kills Protestant Pastor in Laos

Christians in Luang Prabang suspect that the five men initially had planned to kidnap pastor Singkeaw and his wife.

Lao Christians threatened with jail for practicing religion

Lao Christians threatened with jail for practicing religion

On August 13, the authorities seized bibles from the Christians and forbade them to read the holy book and from holding religious ceremonies.

Laos Christians arrested on charges of proselytizing

Laos Christians arrested on charges of proselytizing

The accused, Bountheung Phetsomphone and Neuy, were arrested from the house of a Christian in the village of Nong-hang in Sebangphay district.

We hope all 17 Laotian martyrs can be celebrated together: Bishop

We hope all 17 Laotian martyrs can be celebrated together: Bishop

"We are growing in sharing and collaboration among Bishops,” the Vicar said.

Laos’ pastors sentenced for being ‘illegal doctors’ to appeal

Laos’ pastors sentenced for being ‘illegal doctors’ to appeal

A case was registered accusing the pastors of having given the woman a drug that caused her death.

Three new priests, hope for Church in Laos

Three new priests, hope for Church in Laos

"It will be a historic moment for Laos. It is really a moment of grace for all," said Mgr. Tito.

Pastors in Laos charged with murder

Pastors in Laos charged with murder

The court ruled that five Christians praying on a women caused her death.

Laos releases six of seven arrested Christians

Laos releases six of seven arrested Christians

The arrest was made while they were having lunch after the Sunday worship meeting.

Five Christian leaders falsely accused of murder

Five Christian leaders falsely accused of murder

The NGO HRWLRF reported that the arrest is aimed at "decapitating" the Christian communities of the province in order to prevent the spread of the Christian faith.

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