From Open Doors:
The number of kidnappings is increasing, with more than 227 Christians reported kidnapped in 2012. Ask God to protect Christian leaders who are vulnerable. Prayer for the safe release of those Christians who have been kidnapped and for their families.
From the Lebanon Daily Star:
Christian politicians and religious figures renewed their calls Sunday to free two Greek Orthodox bishops who were kidnapped in Syria almost a month ago.Aleppo’s Greek Orthodox Archbishop Paul Yazigi and Syriac Orthodox Archbishop Yohanna Ibrahim were kidnapped April 22 by armed men while en route to Aleppo from the Turkish border.