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  • Saeed Abedini requests prayer for marriage

    February 17 2016 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Saeed Abedini requests prayer for marriage

    Freed pastor Saeed Abedini has requested prayer for his relationship with his wife. Naghmeh filed for legal separation from Saeed Jan. 26, the day he returned to Boise after resting for nearly a week at the Billy Graham Training Center at the Cove. March 19 is the next court date in the case ...

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  • Abedini praises wife, denies ‘much’ of abuse claim

    February 3 2016 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Abedini praises wife, denies ‘much’ of abuse claim

    Saeed Abedini denied “much” of what his wife Naghmeh Abedini has alleged of spousal abuse and a pornography addiction in his first statements about their marriage since his release from an Iranian prison, but he praised his wife for advocating for his freedom.

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  • Abedini: Abiding translates to obedience

    November 2 2015 by Dianna L. Cagle, BR Production Editor | with 0 comments
    Abedini: Abiding translates to obedience

    Naghmeh Abedini was one of the main speakers for “Obedience by Faith,” a two-day women’s retreat hosted by Embrace, a ministry of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina geared toward reaching and equipping women. Around 250 women attended the weekend retreat Oct. 23-24 at Caraway Conference Center ...

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  • Abedini hopes to inspire obedience at Embrace conference

    August 24 2015 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Abedini hopes to inspire obedience at Embrace conference

    Naghmeh Abedini said she has learned to “run to Jesus” as she continues to pray and petition leaders worldwide for the release of her husband from an Iranian prison after nearly three years. Abedini will share lessons learned about abiding in Christ with attendees at the 2015 N.C. Baptist Women’s Retreat ...

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  • Naghmeh Abedini: Tie Saeed’s release to Iran deal

    June 4 2015 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Naghmeh Abedini: Tie Saeed’s release to Iran deal

    The release of Americans imprisoned in Iran should be a condition of any nuclear deal with the Persian nation, the wife of imprisoned American pastor Saeed Abedini told the House Foreign Affairs Committee. Naghmeh Abedini said she appreciated that the captive Americans are “being discussed on the sidelines” of nuclear talks. “But … ”

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  • Naghmeh Abedini shares evangelism passion

    February 26 2015 by Sharayah Colter, Southern Baptist TEXAN | with 0 comments
    Naghmeh Abedini shares evangelism passion

    Naghmeh Abedini, whose husband Saeed Abedini is imprisoned in an Iranian prison for sharing his Christian faith, expressed her passion – and her husband’s passion – for rescuing “that one sheep” with the gospel during an evangelism conference, Feb. 23. Naghmeh was one of the speakers at the Empower Conference ...

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