Written by John Newton & John Pontifex - Aid to the Church in Need UK
Asia daughter says “I can’t wait to hug my mother”
Asia Bibi’s husband and daughter have today described news of her acquittal as the
“most wonderful moment” of their lives – and thanked God for answering their prayers.
Pakistan’s Supreme Court this morning (Wednesday, 31st October) overturned the death
sentence hanging over the Catholic labourer from Punjab who in 2010 became the first
woman in the country condemned to death for blasphemy.
Ashiq Masih and Eisham Ashiq, Asia Bibi's husband and her 18 year old daughter thank God for Asia's acquittal (Copyright Aid to the Church in Need)