Imran Ghafur has been in prison since 2009.
Imran Ghafur has been in prison since 2009.
Sep. 28, 2017 | Pakistan

Pray for Imran Ghafur, Who Remains in Prison

[280] prayers in [19] nations have been posted for Imran Ghafur.

Imran Ghafur, who was sentenced to life in prison after Muslims accused him of burning pages of a Quran in 2009, remains in prison as the courts delay his appeal. Imran’s brother and sister are able to visit him for about 30 minutes each month and bring him food and clothes. He always asks about his aging parents, who are not in good health. His father was hospitalized recently for high blood pressure and complications from diabetes. Imran also asks for prayer from his Christian brothers and sisters around the world. Please continue to pray for Imran.

Write your own prayer for Imran Ghafur

  • Lord God, I thank you for my brother Imran. I have had the pleasure of writing Imran on several occasions, and I pray that he is strengthened and encouraged by these letters. Father, keep Imran close to you, and help his to remain of strong mind and faith during his trials. I pray that he will be an source of light in the dark place he is in.

    Darren P - Canada
  • Father I plead the Blood of Jesus over Imran Ghafur, strengthen him in his inner man, I rebuke depression, tiredness and discouragement in Jesus' Name put a song in his heart & turn this around for his good & Your glory for all to see & worship You. In Jesus' Name Amen.
    Brenda T - USA
  • Our Father, it is my brother Imran Ghafur I am worried about. He is in prison and have difficulties with the courts. Please sent someone favourable to deal with his appeal. Please release him from prison and reunite him with his family. Help his parents and blesss us all. In the name of Jesus Christ. Amen.
    Merike O - Finland
  • Father, I pray that You will give Imran a strong awareness of Your presence & an eternal perspective. Protect him from the evil one. Grant him mental, physical & spiritual health even in prison. Use him to bring fellow prisoners & prison guards to Yourself. Please bring about his release according to Your will. In Jesus name, amen
    Sheron L - USA
  • Father, give this man peace in his heart as you prepare to liberate him from prison. Allow him to witness the love of Christ by word and deed in all he does. Father, you know we are but frail humans holding the Glory of God in our hearts. Strengthen him and let him trust that You will care for his parents in his absence. Give his family peace and hope.
    Carol R - USA
  • Father I pray for Imram Ghafur that he may remain strong in faith. May he be bold to continue to share his faith with those around him. May his aging parents find healing in Jesus wounds. May all persecuted Christians around the world as Imran has asked to embrace Christ, be firmly established in Jesus Christ, awaiting for our Glorious Hope to appear.
    Sipho S - South Africa
  • Let truth and righteousness prevail on Imran’s behalf and release him from prison Dear God. Amen.
    Let Your Light shine.
    JM B - USA
  • Jesus, thank you for Imran's faithfulness and love for the church...strengthen him and let him be a strong light for you.
    michele r - USA
  • May Imran feel Your holy presence in a real and tangible way. May he know that his suffering is not in vain. Comfort his parents and may his case be witness for Christ in Pakistan.
    Scott B - USA
  • Father, intervene in this injustice & set Imran Ghafur free, heal his entire being and restore all that was lost and stolen from him. In Jesus' Name Amen.
    Brenda T - USA
  • Lord Jesus, I pray for Imran asking you to give him strength and hope to stand strong. Cover him with your love and presence. Encourage him. Work a miracle to release him Lord I pray. James 1:12 Jean - USA
    Pamela F - USA
  • Lord, minister to Imran building his courage, strength and love for the lost within this prison and for his persecutors. Give him Holy Spirit boldness, energy and inspiration to be an effective witness for Christ. Provide the needs and healing within this family and let Your will be done. Amen.
    Rebekkah T - USA
  • Our Father who art in Heaven hallowed be Thy name. Thy Kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth as it is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not unto temptation, but deliver us from evil. For Thine is the Kingdom, and the Power, and the Glory forever and ever. In Jesus Name. Amen.R
    renee h - USA
  • Father, bless our brother Imran, who is identifying with the Lord Jesus Christ in His suffering - falsely accused, mistreated, alone. May he daily experience the power of the Comforter. Thank You that regardless of what human courts decide, in the court of Heaven He is pristine in his character because he has the righteousness of the Lord Jesus Christ.
    Antoinette D - USA
  • Dear Father, touch the life of Imran and give him grace for this awful torment. Cover his mind and heart with the Blood of Jesus and help him to be at peace in the darkness.
    Kathleen R - USA
  • Lord, protect Imran Ghafur's health, mind, and spirit while he is in prison. Bring him comfort and encouragement, and may all of us grow in boldness as we follow his example of giving his life for the sake of the gospel. Bless him and the loved ones who miss him.
    Jackie V - USA
  • Father, while we sometimes get impatient waiting for You to work, such as in Imran's situation, we forget that You are mightily at work and will accomplish what is best in Your time. You are faithful. Please continue to grow Imran's faith and trust in Jesus and work Your perfect will in his life. May he allow the Holy Spirit to live through him. Amen.
    Vicki Y - USA
  • Thank you Father for Imran and his faith. I pray you will continue to give him strength as he ministers and preaches the Gospel in prison. I pray authorities would come to Jesus as the Spirit draws them and that many more muslims even those that accused Imran. Bless Imran I ask in Jesus Name.
    Debby S - USA
  • Father, I pray for this brother in prison. I pray you fight his battle for him. I pray you strengthen him and reassure him of your presence. Help him to be the light in prison and shine your love to the others. I pray for his parents that they come to know you if they don't already and that you touch them physically. Father, if it your will, free him
    polly c - USA
  • God, we lift up brother Ghafur in prayer. He has requested our help and needs Your hand of comfort. Please strengthen our precious brother, Lord. Send Your angels to minister to him, Lord. Breathe in a new breath of hope to him. Encourage brother Ghafur and keep him steadfast in Your presence.
    Andrea R - USA
  • Father I thank you that Imran has stood so boldly for his faith and continuously seeks you. I ask that you would give him strength to endure this persecution and that he would find that Your grace is sufficient in all ways. I pray for his physical protection an deliverance from his sentence and that you would change the hearts of these sentencers. Amen
    Natalie L - USA
  • Father, please clear the court's calendar to speed up Imran's appeal. I pray that the Muslim accusers would realize he is innocent of the charges and set him free. Thank you that his family is able to visit him monthly, making him feel loved, supported and encouraged. Bless him richly in spite of his circumstances. May he feel your great presence also.
    Sheryl S - USA
  • Father, please clear the court's calendar to speed up Imran's appeal. I pray that the Muslim accusers would realize he is innocent of the charges and set him free. Thank you that his family is able to visit him monthly, making him feel loved, supported and encouraged. Bless him richly in spite of his circumstances. May he feel your great presence also.
    Sheryl S - USA
  • Father God! I pray that you set Imran free! God please give him a peace that passes all understanding and a heart that yearns to get closer to you! please heal his family members and please help Imran to be in utter peace the remaining days of his life. I ask this in Jesus' name!
    Edward K - USA
  • Father God, we are thankful for Imran's faith in You and his perseverance in the faith. We pray that You work things out for his good - including his release from prison and the health of his parents. Amen.
    Everett T - USA
  • Father thank You for Imran. I pray that he would be released soon. I pray for justice in his case. I pray that You would give him favor with the authorities and with those in prison. I pray for his family that You would protect and provide for them. Please help them Yeshua. Please be with his father and heal him. Please have mercy on Imran.
    Kia W - USA
  • Heavenly Father, I pray that You deliver Imran Ghafur from the hands of his oppressors. Help him continue to stand strong and firm on Your Word and to sense Your presence with him through this difficult time. Provide him with opportunities to share Your Word. Cover him and his family with Your peace, healing, and protection. In Yeshua's name, Amen.
    Michelle B - USA
  • Strengthen the faith of Imran Ghafur, dear Lord as he stays inside prison in Pakistan. Yet we know that You will not let him be locked up for life. Once he is ready, as You see fit, You will let him be free to serve You and be more dedicated & committed to be Your disciple and discipler.
    rian P - Philippines
  • Merciful Lord. please let Imran know that he and his family are being prayed for throughout the world. We especially lift to you his aging parents who need your healing touch as well as an awareness of your love and presence in their and their son’s life. Bless each one with your protective care. Fill them with your peace that passes understanding.
    Peg C - USA
  • Dear FATHER GOD JESUS CHRIST, ( Isaiah 9:6 ) 
              Please saturate Your Church with Your HOLY SPIRIT, AMEN. (Luke 11:13 )
                The LORD is rich unto those who call out to him. (Romans 10:12) 
    eric H - USA
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