by Lindsay Steele
Mission Network News
But The Voice of the Martyrs (VOM)shares that this is a mix between a good news/bad news story.
Recently, 18 Christian converts were sentenced to prison for practicing their faith,according to Fox News.
They were arrested–some as early as 2013–for breaking Article 500 of the Islamic Penal Code, which states, “Anyone who engages in any type of propaganda against the Islamic Republic of Iran or in support of opposition groups and associations, shall be sentenced to three months to one year of imprisonment.”
Their total sentences came out to nearly 24 years.
They’re not the only Christians who have been suffering from unfair arrests and sentences in the nation...