Persecution of the Church in Communist Vietnam

RODUCED BY: Denise Lodde
Vietnam Dangerous Faith Part 1 ; Vietnam is one of South East Asia’s most popular tourist destinations—known for its beauty, beaches and hospitality. Unfortunately, for those who live there it’s not such a sunny picture. Nor is the communicant one party state hospitable to certain freedoms –especially religious freedom. Denise Lodde recently traveled with a team from Voice of the Martyrs to uncover what is happening to Christians in this country. Here is part one of her three part one of her three part series Vietnam: Dangerous Faith ; FEATURED IN REPORT: Pastor Quang, Vietnamese Mennonite Pastor and Human Rights Activist ; Todd Nettleton, representative from Voice of the Martyrs U.S ; Greg Musselman, representative of Voice of the Martyrs Canada.

Vietnam: Dangerous Faith Part 2 ; PRODUCED BY: Denise Lodde ; SUMMARY OF REPORT: In Vietnam: Dangerous Faith Part 1, we brought you an undercover look at the state of religious freedom in Vietnam. As reporter Denise Lodde discovered Christians in that country face many challenges to living out their faith –including prison. In part 2 of Vietnam: Dangerous Faith, reporter Denise Lodde speaks with men and women from tribal areas of the country, an area with the highest incidence of Christian persecution ; FEATURED IN REPORT: “Grace,” husband jailed after demonstration ; “Ruth,” Husband serving 12 year sentence ; “Deborah,” Husband jailed for faith ; “David” tribal area pastor ; “John,” tribal area pastor and Church planter ; Greg Musselman, representative of Voice of the Martyrs Canada.

Vietnam: Dangerous Faith Part 3 ; PRODUCED BY: Denise Lodde ; SUMMARY OF REPORT: We’ve been examining the state of the Christian church in Vietnam. Reporter Denise Lodde went undercover with a team from Voice of the Martyrs to interview those being persecuted for what they believe. As she discovered, those facing the greatest threats live in the tribal region of the country. It also happens to be the place where the church is most active. Here’s the final installment of Vietnam: Dangerous Faith ; FEATURED IN REPORT: “Kahn,” tortured and imprisoned for his faith ; “Tien” Tribal area Christian ; “Minh” Gave up idols to follow God ; “Peter” Tribal area evangelist ; Greg Musselman, representative of Voice of the Martyrs Canada; Todd Nettleton, representative of Voice of the Martyrs U.S.

 

 

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