Emma Dipper

Emma Dipper

Emma Dipper is a lecturer in Theology of Suffering, Persecution, Mission and Risk at All Nations Christian College. She is also the founding director of Gender and Religious Freedom and a member of the Women’s Commission for the World Evangelical Alliance Leadership Team.

IDOP: How can we pray for those facing persecution?

8 November 2019This is the voice of converts in Egypt 10 years ago, but it is as relevant now as it ever has been. Egyptian Christians report being spat at as they walk down the street unveiled as women. Their children are being ostracised in school with false reporting of exam failure where they have excelled. And few can find jobs even though they migrate to Cairo to escape attacks and restrictions in upper Egypt. It remains like this today and we need to learn to pray with them as they ask us to do. The…

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