Libya

Libya: Missionaries Arrested for Spreading the Gospel

Christian literature in Benghazi. A police spokesman said one of the suspects is a Swedish-American and the others are from South Africa, Egypt, and South Korea. Gary Lane of CBN News and Todd Nettleton of The Voice of the Martyrs talk about the situation in Libya and the spread of militant Islam in Africa.

March 05, 2013
Length: 6:18
From Christian World News

Country Information

Population
6,754,507 (July 2018 est.)

Ethnicity (%)
Berber and Arab (97), other (3) - includes Greeks, Maltese, Italians, Egyptians, Pakistanis, Turks, Indians, and Tunisians

Religion (%)
Muslim (96.6), Christian (2.7), Buddhist (0.3), Other (0.2) unafilliated (0.2)

Leader
Prime Minister Fayiz al-Saraj

Government type
In transition

Legal system
Libya's post-revolution legal system is in flux and driven by state and non-state entities

Source: CIA World Factbook

Pray for Libya

Pray that converts to Christianity will stand firm, despite the threats of suffering and death.

Pray that strong and effective Christian resources, including Bibles and other literature, will be available in Libya.

Pray that Libyan Christians will have a strong desire to lead others to faith in the Lord.

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