Pastor Abraham Ben Moses (Photo Credit: UCA News)
Pastor Abraham Ben Moses (Photo Credit: UCA News)
Jan. 04, 2018 | Indonesia

Pray for Pastor Abraham, Charged with Blasphemy

[306] prayers in [17] nations have been posted for Pastor Abraham.

An Indonesian pastor was charged with blasphemy recently after he shared his Christian faith in a taxi. In a widely circulated video, Pastor Abraham Ben Moses is heard speaking with a taxi driver about the Prophet Muhammad’s teachings on marriage. He can also be heard asking the driver to convert to Christianity. Pastor Abraham’s Internet evangelism has also been cited as a basis for the blasphemy charges, which were filed against him after Indonesia’s second-largest Islamic organization complained to authorities. The pastor, who is from Tangerang, Java, faces the possibility of five years in prison if convicted. He is the first member of the Christian clergy in Indonesia to be charged with blasphemy. Pray that justice will be served and that Indonesian Christians will not become too timid to share their faith.

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  • Father God,
    Praise You for Pastor Abraham Ben Moses' zeal to share Your gospel. Please convert the taxi driver's heart to You, please bring justice for this godly pastor, so that he will be released, and the charges will be dropped. Please embolden Indonesian Christians, so that they won't give in to fear, and not share their faith. In Jesus
    Debbie D - USA
  • Father, please protect this pastor and as he was caught sharing the Gospel. Give him favor in the prison to reach others and continue his ministry if he is charged to stay there. Please have mercy for this servant of yours and protect his family and his sheeps as he is away. Amen
    Isabel S - USA
  • Dear Lord
    I pray for Pastor Abraham. Bless him for being so willing to share you with others. May all these charges be dropped and Justice be done. Protect him and guide him and what he has to say. May your name be known and glorified through this. May all the Christians Indonesia only grow bolder in you you.
    In your Holy name I pray, Amen
    Madison F - USA
  • Father, You are in control of all things and this situation is no exception. Will you please drop the charges and have Pastor Abraham released? Yet Your will be done as You know all things and have plans which we often do not understand. May he trust You fully and let Jesus live through him during this stressful time. May the church be strong in You.
    Vicki Y - USA
  • Lord, give him strength give him strength to face each day, strengthen him in his faith for You, give him a gift of faith, supernatural ability to believe that whatever happens You will care for him and his family. I pray he will find hope, and perseverance through every trial he will face. Provisions for the journey ahead. Prepare his mind and sou
    Kim B - USA
  • Father God, You are in control of everything. . . There is nothing too hard for You. We pray for this incarceration to be a witnessing opportunity to the unsaved. May those blinded by satan come to the realization of Your Saving Grace. We pray for a miraculous release and continued safety for this man and his ministry. In Jesus Name, Amen
    Pat B - USA
  • Father, in the name of Jesus, I pray that you intervene in the case of Pastor Abraham as you spoke in Daniel's case when he was thrown into the lion's den. You are the same God. If you could do it for Daniel, you can do it for pastor Abraham to the glory and honor of your name in Jesus name. Amen
    David O - USA
  • Father I pray for my brother Abraham that you would strengthen his faith to stand firm and I pray that you would give him a favorable outcome but nevertheless not my will but your will be done . I also pray that those who are Christians around him, Will get saved
    Edward M - USA
  • Father we thank you for Abraham’s boldness to declare the truth don’t let Satan slow him down in his amazing ministry of spreading the gospel of Christ, release him from the bonds of Islamic prisons and this be a testimony to declare You all the more loudly
    Audrey M - USA
  • Father God, I thank you the Abraham’s boldness to speak the Truth in the face of persecution. I pray he is found innocent of these charges but if not that You would bare him up in his trials. Give a spirit of boldness to other Indonesian Christians to take up the mantle as Abraham has. Amen.
    JM B - USA
  • Lord you are a God of justice. Judge this case your and let every contrary words and allegations against Pastor Abraham be brought into subjection under the obedience of Christ. Let justice be on Pastor Abraham side. Encourage other believers in Indonesia to preach the gospel without fear. Reveal yourself to their persecutors and embolden your Church.
    Mosunmola Grace M - Nigeria
  • Sovereign God, we come to you now for Pastor Abraham and ask that you would protect him and give him wisdom during this time. Your Church has been under extreme pressure in Indonesia, and we ask that you act and prove your power in that place. Give Christians there wisdom and grace in the eyes of the authorities. Frustrate extremism and lift up Jesus.
    Brad H - USA
  • Thank You for this pastor's courage. May he & all Indonesian Christians be emboldened to share their faith. Please provide for his needs & his family, & may he be safely returned home to them soon. Please be at work in the hearts of the taxi drivers, his accusers, & everyone who saw the video, to bring conviction & acceptance of Your forgiveness.
    Hilary A - USA
  • Father, thank You for this pastor's bold witness in Indonesia! Please keep the door open for him to continue to share the Gospel, and to lead many to faith in Christ. Strengthen other believers there, to stand firm in their faith. You've not given them a spirit of timidity, but of power, love and a sound mind. Fill them again with Your Spirit now!
    Jaleh W - USA
  • Father, I pray for Pastor Abraham: for favor, wisdom, mercy, and the anointing of the Holy Spirit. Thank You that Your Word will not return empty but accomplish its purpose. I pray that the taxi driver will remember the words of Pastor Abraham and believe the Gospel. I also pray for the internet evangelism to continue to bring many to salvation.
    Betty P - USA
  • Father I pray you intervene in this situation with pastor Abraham ,let the charges of blasphemy be dropped . Keep the Indonesian Christians safe and strong . Help them keep the faith and to continue to spread your word with others. Prepare the hearts of those around them so they will except you into their hearts .In Jesus name Amen .
    Rhonda M - USA
  • Father I pray that you give him strength and comfort guide him lord be with his family and help him to win souls lord we love u so much. I pray this is taken care of speedily lord use him to win others to bring you glory. I love u in Jesus name amen
    Kristen D - USA
  • Father I ask you to show Yourself mighty in this case that a precedence not be set up. That justice will be served. Strengthen your church in Indonesia that they would remain bold for You. Amen
    Elaine H - USA
  • Lord, pray for your protection of your faithful servant who is facing charges and possible imprisonment after sharing your gospel in a taxi. Please remember him as he suffers for the sake of your name. Pray that there will be greater justice in Indonesia and persecution will not step up in this country. Please strengthen Pastor's faith in this trial.
    Winnie W - Hong Kong
    Babatunde O - Nigeria
  • Holy Father, may the love Pastor Abraham has for You continue to burn bright in his heart. May he plant the seeds of the Good News everywhere he goes - in court, in jail, where ever he is. Strengthen him and bless him the way You blessed Joseph when he was in Egypt. Surround Abraham with Your presence. May he feel Your arms around him. In Jesus' name
    Eli S - USA
  • Lord,
    Thank You for Pastor Abraham Ben Moses and his willingness to share his faith despite the threat of being incarcerated. I pray that he will be quickly exonerated and that his efforts will bear much fruit. I also pray that Christians in Indonesia will boldly share the Gospel with those who so desperately need to hear it.
    Lysander S - USA
  • We lift up Pastor Abraham, dear Father, and thank you for your plans. May you be glorified.
    Margaret D - USA
  • Dear Lord, I pray that you would bless Pastor Abraham Ben Moses in incredible ways. May he find joy in his captivity as he shares the Gospel with others. May the officials in charge see Jesus shining through Pastor Ben Moses, and may they believe and trust in his Jesus. Keep this pastor safe, and may he be reunited with his family soon. Amen.
    Tricia G - USA
  • Father God, I am asking for Devine intervention in pastorAbrahan situation, you sees Lord he was only obeying your command. Lord you are faithful and just, I ask that you come to the defence of your son. Strengthened him in his confinement, brake down the religeous bariers of I ndonesia and let freedom of worship be interduce in Jesus name Amen
    Joyce D - United Kingdom
  • Dear Lord, thank you for always being with us. I pray for healing for those persecuted and forced to flee homes, comfort for family and friends of those lost or injured, security for those sharing You despite threats, and salvation to those who are persecuting your Church. I pray Your light would shine for many to see through these trials. Amen
    Olga G - USA
  • Lord I pray for favor as Pastor is charged with blasphemy. I pray that he would be steadfast and firm in his beliefs and also winsome and hopeful as he shares what he believes. I pray that He would find peace and courage as he fights for justice. I pray for unity and support among the believers in the country and unity.
    Joy H - USA
  • Thank you Father for your will, will be done regardless! Take from this your glory father and shame on me for not doing more! Be with this man Lord and loose to him in heaven better things than what he lost here in Jesus Name Amen.
    Aaron M - USA
  • Lord protect Abraham Ben Moses and keep him from jail so he can continue to evangelize for you, and to be an example for others to follow. In Jesus's name, amen.
    Dotty P - USA
  • Lord God, you are praised and honored in brother Abraham's life, continue your work in and thru him. Bring him to the places you have for him. Raise up on his behalf and speak thru him to the attorneys and court. Provide for his family. May the nation of Indonesia be set free spiritually. In Jesus name, Amen.
    Janet M - USA
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