Asia Bibi, Mother on Death Row in Pakistan, Asks Christians Worldwide to Pray for Her Release | 10/12/2018 | Staff
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(Photo: Reuters)Asia Bibi (R) was sentenced to execution in 2010 after being accused by her former colleagues of blaspheming against the Prophet Mohammad.

Asia Bibi, the Christian mother of five who's on death row in Pakistan for "blasphemy," has asked Christians worldwide to pray for her as her nine-year ordeal continues.

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On Monday, Pakistan's Supreme Court decided to reserve judgment on her final appeal against execution on the charges of blasphemy.

Her husband, Ashiq Bibi, told Premier while traveling to the U.K. that she has a message for fellow Christians.

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"She told [me] that the community must remember her in their prayers because this is an international country ... [I] need international pressure for the release of Asia Bib," the husband said through an interpreter.

"She always has said that Jesus is her life and she is living in the name of Jesus, and [trusting] that Jesus will help her," he added.

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He said that the family is suffering without Bibi.


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"As the husband, I am missing Asia and the daughters are also missing Asia," he attested.

Eisham, one of Bibi's daughters, also traveled with her father with the aim of raising international attention for her mother's case.

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"[Eisham is] praying that her mother is with her as soon as possible and she is also requesting that you also pray for their family and especially for Asia," a translator relayed.

"The family of Asia Bibi is always...
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