Tortured For His Faith Author:Haralan Popov The name Haralan Popov is deeply revered behind the Iron Curtain today. he has become a symbol of Christian courage to many thousands whose faith is under attack in the Communist world. He is a spiritual leader of the people of Bulgaria- a land called "Little Russia," where he pastored the largest protestant church in the nation and was his co... more »untry's foremost evangelist. His very prominence as a spiritual leader of the people brought him especially severe suffering during 13 years of imprisonment.
In prisons, he continued his work for God despite the price of suffering he had to pay. After 13 years of prison, he became a leader of the Underground Church which came into existence when the official church fell under Communist control.
Later, at the urging of the Underground Church, he made his way to the Free World to awaken free Christians to its existence and need for Bibles. he has been called the "Voice of the Underground Church" and is now directing the smuggling of tens of thousands of Bibles to people in Communist lands.« less
Published in 1973, this book still has lessons for those who read it. After all these years, it is a reminder of the reality of people in other lands, who are still paying for their faith in Jesus with their lives.