Masters, grant to your slaves justice and fairness, knowing that you too have a Master in heaven. Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving; praying at the same time for us as well, that God will open up to us a door for the word, so that we may speak forth the mystery of Christ, for which I have also been imprisoned; that I may make it clear in the way I ought to speak.
“'Some people are saying that this election will result in people in control who will push through a nationwide anti-conversion law.”
"Five of India’s 28 states already have anti-conversion laws in place. This legislation makes it very difficult for people to change their religion.
“'The effect of an anti-conversion law is to severely restrict evangelistic workers and churches, and in some cases, lead to the imprisonment of people who were baptized or those who baptized them,” Stravers adds.
"Persecution happens mostly on the local level, Stravers says. Hindu radicals recently targeted two national Gospel workers involved in Mission India programs. The first woman was targeted because she operates a ministry with children."
Will You Add India To Your Prayer List? by Katey Hearth, Mission Network News