- Muslim Convert to Christianity
- Pastor jailed for his faith in Iran
In January 2013, after months of detainment, the Islamic Republic of Iran sentenced Pastor Saeed Abedini, a former Muslim, to eight years in prison in the for having "undermined the Iranian government by creating a network of Christian house churches and ... attempting to sway Iranian youth away from Islam.”
Abedini was recruited at age 14 by Hezbollah, the infamous ... VIEW MORE
- Saeed’s compelling story of faith under incredible pressure and threats of death is inspiring. Our work securing his release was one of the most important cases we have ever handled. I’m confident that Saeed’s story will encourage Christians everywhere to stand strong and speak out for their faith in the face of persecution and the most difficult of situations.
- Jay Sekulow - American Center for Law & Justice