20th-century Protestant martyrs

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  1. Dietrich Bonhoeffer

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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    Lutheran theologian

  2. Roger Youderian

    Roger Youderian

    69 views
    Martyred Christian missionary to Ecuador

  3. Manche Masemola

    Manche Masemola

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    Manche Masemola (1913–1928), a South African Christian martyr.


  4. Dusty Miller (martyr)

    Dusty Miller (martyr)

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    British Army POW

  5. Janani Luwum

    Janani Luwum

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    Janani Jakaliya Luwum (c. 1922 – 17 February 1977), was the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda from 1974 to 1977 and one of the most influential leaders of the modern church in Africa. He was murdered in 1977 by either Idi Amin personally or by Amin's henchmen.


  6. Lucian Tapiedi

    Lucian Tapiedi

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    Papua New Guinea saint

  7. Jim Elliot

    Jim Elliot

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    Martyred Christian missionary to Ecuador

  8. Ed McCully

    Ed McCully

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    Theophilus "Ed" McCully (1927 – Jan. 8, 1956) was an evangelical Christian missionary to Ecuador who, along with four other missionaries, was killed while attempting to evangelize the Huaorani people, through efforts known as Operation Auca.


  9. Mehdi Dibaj

    Mehdi Dibaj

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    Mehdi Dibaj (1935 – June/July 1994) was an Iranian Christian convert from Shia Islam, pastor and Christian martyr.


  10. Nate Saint

    Nate Saint

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    Martyred Christian missionary to Ecuador

  11. Wang Zhiming

    Wang Zhiming

    9 views
    Chinese Christian martyr

  12. Murder of John and Betty Stam

    Murder of John and Betty Stam

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    John Cornelius Stam (January 18, 1907 – December 8, 1934) and Elisabeth Alden Scott Stam, aka, "Betty" (February 22, 1906 – December 8, 1934) were American Christian missionaries to China, with the China Inland Mission, during the Chinese Civil War. The missionary couple was murdered by Communist Chinese soldiers in 1934.


  13. Haik Hovsepian Mehr

    Haik Hovsepian Mehr

    9 views
    Iranian bishop

  14. Paul Schneider (pastor)

    Paul Schneider (pastor)

    8 views
    German minister

  15. Chet Bitterman

    Chet Bitterman

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    Chet Bitterman (c. 1953-1981) was an American linguist and Christian missionary who was kidnapped and killed by revolutionaries of the 19th of April Movement (M-19) in Colombia in 1981.


  16. Pete Fleming

    Pete Fleming

    4 views
    American missionary

  17. George Carleton Lacy

    George Carleton Lacy

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    American bishop

  18. Paul Carlson

    Paul Carlson

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    Paul Carlson (March 31, 1928 – November 24, 1964) was an American physician and medical missionary who served in Wasolo, a town in what is now the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He originated from Rolling Hills Covenant Church in Southern California, which is a member of the Evangelical Covenant Church denomination. He was killed in 1964 by rebel insurgents after being falsely accused of being an American spy.


  19. Kaj Munk

    Kaj Munk

    1 view
    Danish playwright



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