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-Egypt: Palm Sunday Church Bombings Kill 45

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Two Coptic Christian churches were bombed on Palm Sunday killing 45 and injuring over a hundred. ISIS took credit for the acts of terror. Incredibly one of the churches was Saint Mark’s Cathedral in Alexandria, the historic seat of the Coptic Pope, which was bombed during a mass being conducted by Coptic Pope Tawadros who […]

-ISIS Issued a Challenge to All Christianity with the Beheading of 21 Christians

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

ISIS released a challenge to all Christianity on Sunday along with a video which recorded the beheading of 21 Coptic Christians in Libya. Here’s their leader’s message to all Christians: “Oh people, recently you have seen us on the hills of Al-Sham and Dabiq’s plain, chopping off the heads that have been carrying the cross […]

-Cairo’s Grand Imam Condemns ISIS For ‘Barbaric Crimes’

Monday, December 8th, 2014

Al-Azhar University @Wikipedia Last week Pope Francis condemned ISIS- the Islamic State for acts that were a ‘Grave Sin Against God’ and called upon Muslim leaders to come out against the radical Islamist group.  Now Ahmed al-Tayeb, the Grand Imam of Cairo’s al-Azhar University has condemned the actions of the ISIS and similar Islamist radicals […]

-Egypt: Islamists Kill Young Woman with Cross

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

           ( Muslim Brotherhood: Wikipedia) Here is my Christian persecution story for the week. Radical supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood, following Muslim prayer services on Friday March 28, pulled a young Christian women out of her car and killed her because she had a cross visibly hanging from her rear view mirror. Meanwhile the police […]

-An International ‘War’ on Christians?- Part II

Friday, November 1st, 2013

                            ( Ottoman Empire in 1914: Wikipedia) In our previous article ( “An International ‘War’ on Christians?” ) we raised the specter of a world-wide persecution of Christians that has resulted in the deaths of around 100,000 a year over the last decade.  We are not talking about Christians being killed for personal reasons […]

-Egypt: Coptic Pope Blasts US and European Response and Western Media’s Coverage of the Violence

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

                Pope Tawadros II Coptic Pope Tawadros II has issued a statement concerning the violence perpetrated by the Muslim Brotherhood throughout Egypt and condemning the responses of the Western governments including the US and the distorted coverage by the Western Media. From ASSIST News Service (ANS): …The Pope said the Church is on “the side […]

-Egypt: Incredible List of Churches and Christian Institutions Attacked This Week

Friday, August 16th, 2013

                (The Coptic Church: sweet mustache) Egypt is in the midst of chaotic conditions that cannot even be fathomed by those of us living in our confortable homes in the USA or the West. The Western media is dwelling on the battles between the military regime and the Muslim Brotherhood which has resulted in a […]

-Egypt: 10 Year Old Gunned Down leaving Sunday School

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

             (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Coptic Christians are being attacked and persecuted all over Egypt since the fall of President Morsi. The Muslim Brotherhood is blaming Christians for the regime change. There are literally dozens of stories every week about Christians being killed or injured and churches being damaged or burned in the country by Islamic […]

-Egypt: Coptic Church Leader Calls for Three Days of Prayer

Friday, July 12th, 2013

          (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Although our media does not keep us up on everything that is happening in Egypt, from what I read from European sources the Coptic Christian community is under assault in many places throughout the country. A Coptic church leader has called for 3 days of prayer seeking peace and reconciliation in […]

-Egypt: MSM Refuses to Show Protests of Obama

Thursday, July 4th, 2013

The anti-Morsi protests in Egypt have been called the largest in human history with nearly 17 million people participating. But what the American MSM (main stream media) refuses to show us is the incredible number of signs also protesting President Obama who they blame for continuing to support Morsi and his restrictive Islamic regime. Here’s […]