In the Middle East, the birthplace of Christianity, Christians and other minorities are being violently persecuted, driven out of their homes, and killed. Their places of worship are being destroyed, and their history is being erased.
Faithkeepers gives face and voice to the humanitarian crisis and genocide affecting millions in the Middle East as a result of religious and ethnic persecution.
The film is a testament to the stories of the persecuted and an inspiring portrait of the human spirit.
Faithkeepers – the movie and movement – will awaken, enlighten and inspire all people of faith to stand up and take action.
“Right now you have a very small, faint candle-flicker of a light: that is our people. And, for every church that is blown up, every town that is emptied, you are one step closer to that little, faint flame being extinguished, and us not existing anymore.”
Among the hundreds of Christians slaughtered last weekend by Muslims in Nigeria, 262 men, women and children fleeing their village were saved by an imam who hid them in his house and mosque. “I first took the women to [...]
One of the UK's most respected politicians warned Americans that eventually the persecution of Christians will affect members of the church everywhere. Lord Alton of Liverpool made the comment during an address to members of [...]
When ISIS-affiliated fighters created a path of destruction though large areas of Marawi in the Philippines during the last year, they also put paid to Easter plans in the city's St Mary's Cathedral. Despite attempts [...]
Despite an ordered media blackout by authorities, a new blasphemy case in Pakistan has gained worldwide attention for the violent and sexual abuse of those accused at the hands of their government interrogators. Two young [...]
The Colosseum in Rome was lit up in red as a sign of solidarity for all those who have been persecuted because of their faith. Red symbolizes the blood shed both recently and historically for those killed as religious [...]