Imran Ghafur has been in prison for more than 10 years.
Imran Ghafur has been in prison for more than 10 years.
Apr. 30, 2020 | Pakistan

Imprisoned Christian Mourns Loss of His Mother

[244] prayers in [14] nations have been posted for Imran Ghafur.

Imran Ghafur, a Christian who has been imprisoned for 10 years on a blasphemy conviction, learned recently that his elderly mother had died on Feb. 1, 2020. “I’m helpless because I was far from her,” he said. “My mother was my strength because she always prayed for me. She had a wish to see me free from jail. But now she left me alone.” Please pray for Imran and his family as they grieve the loss of his mother, and continue to pray for Imran’s release from prison.

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  • Lord I pray for my brother in Christ. He has endured so much for his faith in You. Bring comfort and healing to his heart knowing that his mother is with you eternally. Jesus give him supernatural grace to overcome in his persecution and be an advocate for his release from prison. In the meantime help him to bear much good fruit in Your name Jesus.
    Susan E - USA
  • Father, please continue to comfort Imran and remind him that you are his true strength. Strengthen him and revive his faith, even in hardship.
    emily g - USA
  • Father thank You for Imran. I pray that You would be with him during this hard time. Please give him strength and send Your Holy Spirit. I pray for his family also that You would be with them as well and grant them wisdom. In the Name of Yeshua, Amen.
    Kia W - USA
  • Lord, please bring your comfort and strength to Imran. Remind him of the prayers of brothers and sisters around the world, and encourage him with the thought of his mother going to her true home. Thank you that she is now free from any pain and suffering. Please help Imran to persevere in the wake of such tragedy and hardship. Keep him strong in you.
    Jackie V - USA
  • O Holy Father, we lift up our sorrows to You as our brother, Imran Ghafur, loss his mother. We pray that Your Holy Spirit comfort and abide in him with the strength and joy of Your love and hope, Lord Jesus. We ask that You free him from the injustice of Pakistani prison, under the conviction of arbitrary and subjective Islamic blasphemy laws. AMEN.
    Sirian T - USA
  • Holy Spirit I ask you to bring healing for my brother Imran Ghafur for the loss of a mother. Let him find hope in Jesus our hope of glory. Deliver him from hopelessness and fill him with the hope of salvation and grace. I ask all that in the name of Jesus Christ.
    Dumezweni M - South Africa
  • Father, please comfort Your son & minister to him & his family at this time. Wrap YOur arms around him & surround him with supportive people. May he be reminded & encouraged that he WILL see his mother again as he stays faithful in Jesus' Name. May Your purposes for his life be fulfilled & may his release happen in YOur perfect timing in Jesus' Name
    Lisa T - USA
  • Dear Lord
    Be with Imran Ghafur, give him comfort and strength in this time of grief. You alone know the fullness of his pain and suffering; cover him with Your wings. Heal his heart and fill him with hope. May he feel You with him. Grant that he might be freed. Show him Your will and bless him Greatly for suffering for Your Name's sake.
    In Jesus, Amen
    Madison F - USA
  • Dear God,
    Thank you for Imran's faith. May his mother rest in peace, and may you let her family know that she is not truly gone. Please fill them with all the hope and peace. May Imran's mother be able to see his release and freedom, even though she may have to watch from heaven. Thank you so much. Come close to us all, please. In Jesus' name, Amen.
    Rae M - USA


  • Father God, Please bring your peace, your hope, your comfort to this man. Please set him free. May he be released from jail. Please meet his needs and let him feel your presence strongly during this time of heartbreak. In the name of Jesus AMEN
    Sarah L - USA
  • Romans 8: 38-39 "I am persuaded, that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things to come, (39) Nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us (them) from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord" O,Jesus, please may Imran be released and family be comforted and as they grieve.
    Rebecca L - USA
  • Comfort our brother in his sorrow.
    Debbie V - USA
  • Father, bless and comfort my brother Imran as he mourns the loss of his mother. Wrap your everlasting arms around his heart . Make him a bold witness for Christ even in prison and release him when your plans for his prison ministry are finished. In Jesus name , amen.
    Dennis B - USA
  • Father we ask for Your comfort for precious brother Imran. In this difficult time, Help him to know that You are near. That You care, that You know his pain, that nothing escapes You. Redeem, restore & bring restitution for all that has been lost in his life, in Jesus name. Let his later years be even sweeter than the former. For Your glory & his good.
    Helen O - USA
  • I pray for Imran In the loss of his mother in Jesus name. Only you can comfort him father God not only because he has been in prison for 10 years for something he didn't do but also he couldn't be with his mother when she died. Lord of justice please come. Come into the situation, set this man free. Come back, come quickly Lord Jesus. In Jesus Name
    Nancy G - USA
  • Father I pray for my brother Imran that you would strengthen him by your spirit. The loss of his mother must be terrible shock to him. Please uphold in father and use him while in prison to reach others for Christ. Bless his ministry Lord. Help him not be discouraged in Jesus name I pray amen
    William S - USA
  • Father God, I ask that you would comfort Imran in his grief. This loss is very great for him. I pray that you would provide what he needs and bring him blessing after blessing. Father, I thank you for his faithfulness to you. Lord God, bless him greatly in the midst of this persecution. I pray that he would be released and that the name of Jesus would
    Julia F - USA
  • "O joy that ever will remain
    Midst seeming sorrow, hate & pain
    Our hearts to fill with this glad song
    That soars above the mist of wrong
    Man is the loved of Love"
    Nancy S - USA
  • I pray that God's Spirit comforts and guides you.Let Jesus Christ be your foundation and strength. I pray for a speedy release.I also pray for your persecutors as well,that they would come to know Christ.Amen.
    Robbie C - USA
  • Lord i pray for Imran, i pray would comfort him in his time of loss and that he would just be filled with the peace that surpasses all understanding. I pray that he would be released from prison soon and that he would be able to share his faith with others and lead many people to you. In Jesus name Amen.
    Skya W - USA
  • "Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you"
    Amen!
    Bre D - USA
  • Dear God & Father, I pray for Imran Ghafur & his family: Protect, provide for, comfort, strengthen, encourage & guide them. May they stay strong in faith, hope & love, committed to Christ. Sustain them in their loss. Free IMran from prison soon. May Your work in his life draw others around him to Christ & encourage the Church. In Jesus; Name. Amen.
    Lisa D - USA
  • God, I pray for this dear brother. I pray you will bring him peace regarding the death of his beloved mother, and I also pray for Imran to be released from prison. I further pray you would use Imran in a powerful way to continue enlarging your kingdom. Behind prison walls or free, may he be a powerful tool for the glory of the Lord Jesus Christ.
    Curtis M - USA
  • Heavenly Father, We praise You for Imran, that he knows You, that he has been faithful to you for 10 yrs in prison. We ask you to comfort him with Your presence now that his faithful &godly mom has gone to be with You. We pray for Imran &his family, and ask that You provide for Imran's release from prison, to be with his family, in Jesus' Name, Amen!
    Michael S - USA
  • Dear God & Father, I pray for Imran Ghafur & his family: Protect, provide for, comfort, strengthen, encourage & guide them. May they stay strong in faith, hope & love, committed to Christ. Sustain them in their loss. Free Imran soon. May Your care for him draw others around him to Christ & encourage the Church. In Jesus' Name. Amen.


    Lisa D - USA
  • Dear Heavenly Father, we thank You for the life of Imran's mother. She was a spiritual warrior for her family and a blessing to those who had the pleasure of knowing her. Dear Lord, we ask you to strengthen and comfort the family, especially Imran, who was unable to properly mourn her death. We know that You will hold them close to Your heart as we do.
    Donna H - USA
  • Holy Spirit comfort Your son and His entire family. And like Peter quicken his release supernaturally in the name of Jesus Christ! Amen!!
    Cherechi E - Nigeria
  • Dear God & Father, I pray for Imran Ghafur & his family: Protect, provide for, comfort, strengthen, encourage & guide then. May they stay stay strong & united in faith, hope & love, committed ro Christ. Sustain Imran and his family as they mourn their loss. Free Imran & reunite him with his family. May Your care for him draw those around them to You
    Lisa D - USA
  • Lord, I pray for Imran and his family during this time of grief. Give them peace knowing where his praying mother is now and grace to know he will see her again. I pray that you will raise up another prayer warrior to take her place. May she see from heaven the release of her son from prison.
    sandra s - USA
  • Father, Please surround Imran with your peace and protection. Help to focus on the joy his mother is experiencing in her eternal hope. Strengthen him with your peace as he grieves such a deep loss. I pray that he will soon be released from prison.
    Betty D - USA
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