South Sudanese Pastor Jailed, Lashed Following Islamist Threats

JUBA, South Sudan (Morning Star News) – A Sudanese pastor in South Sudan was jailed and tortured for more than three months after Islamists who tried to kill him accused him of being a spy, sources said.

Adam Haron, a 37-year-old convert from Islam and a native of West Darfur, Sudan, said Muslim extremists called him on Nov. 9 and 10 threatening to kill him if he continued to proclaim Christ among Muslims in Aweil, near the Sudanese border. Pastor of a church in an undisclosed area of South Sudan, Haron had gone to Aweil, about 800 kilometers (500 miles) northwest of the capital city of Juba, to plant a church.

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  • ontario john

    Just islam reaching out in interfaith dialogue to Christians as Easter approaches.

  • Telh

    Pray for persecuted Christians. Islam is an invalid religion and should be outlawed

  • jcd0101

    this is coming to America real soon..