Praying for the Persecuted Church

Praying for the Persecuted Church

Open Doors Ministry provides these eight prayer requests:

  1. Pray for boldness to stand firm and to witness for Christ (Rev. 2:10).
  2. Pray for God’s protection (2 Thess. 3:2-3).
  3. Pray for grace to forgive their oppressors (Lk. 6:27-28).
  4. Pray for deliverance of their nations from spiritual bondage (Eph. 6:10-18).
  5. Pray for God to open the doors of religious freedom (Col. 4:3-4).
  6. Pray for wisdom for the ruling authorities (1 Tim. 2:1-2).
  7. Pray for God to raise up church leaders who have great integrity (Heb. 13:7).
  8. Pray for unity in the church and warm fellowship among the believers (1 Thess. 3:12-13).