Iran: illegally drinking Communion wine On 10 September, three Iranian Christian converts were charged with ‘acting against national security’ and illegal consumption of alcohol during Communion. World Watch Monitor City Hall in Rasht | photo: You Tube Non-Muslims are permitted to drink alcohol in Iran, but leaving Islam is forbidden, so any such conversions are not recognised. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.