International Day of the Christian Martyr

On June 29, many will mark the Day of the Christian Martyr by recognizing and honoring the sacrifice of those who have been killed because of their faith in Christ. Learn more, and join us in prayer as we reflect on our precious commitment to Christ and what it means to those living in areas of severe persecution.

Find out which countries in the world are the most dangerous for Christians:

Read stories of Christians who live under persecution yet persevere in spreading the gospel:

Learn how to pray for our brothers and sisters experiencing persecution:

Help your church learn about about persecuted Christians:

Still want more information? The Lausanne Movement takes an in-depth look at how to help our persecuted brothers and sisters.

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