Never forget our brothers and sisters suffering great persecution for being Christian. They count on our prayers. There is a very good ongoing series of posts on the “Islamic State” and on Boko Haram, on the blog of a young priest, Fr. Daren J. Zehnle. Here is the latest, and he keeps links to these on the sidebar of the blog:
Meanwhile, the U.S.’ State Department has come out with a comprehensive report, on religious freedom, covering 2014. Below is a link to the Executive Summary. Please take a look, and then you can explore by country or region.
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, International Religious Freedom Report for 2014