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Egyptian evangelical Christian dies

An Egyptian evangelical Christian has died after spending 10 days in a Libyan jail in Benghazi, where he reportedly faced torture also. They used acid to burn off tattoos of the cross, according to family members.

Acid used to remove icons

Acid used to remove icons

Ezzat Hakim Attalah, a 45-year-old father of two, was arrested on 28 February along with five other evangelicals on charges of proselytizing.

How long, O Lord!

Lord, prepare me to stand boldly like this man for your Name.

Father, hold his family and others of your children close to your heart and comfort them.

 

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