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Archive for the 'Iran' Category

-International Outcry Brings Re-trial For Iranian Pastor

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

                                   (Image via Wikipedia) Supreme Court of Iran has ordered a re-trial for a Christian pastor sentenced to death for ‘apostasy.’ Facing death, Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani refused to recant his Christian faith in at least 3 Appeals Court hearings. The Appeals Court found him guilty of ‘apostasy’ even though it could not be proven that […]

-Iran: Christian Pastor is Facing Execution Because His Ancestry Was Muslim?

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Iranian pastor Yousef Nadarkhani has refused to recant his Christian faith before two court hearings on September 25 and 26. If he continues to refuse, he will be executed. His final opportunity is scheduled for today (September 28). UPDATE: Pastor Yousef did refuse to recant for the 3rd and final time before the court on […]

-Iran: Three Gay Men Hanged For Breaking Sharia Law

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

According to The Iranian news agency: On Sunday, three gay men were executed in Iran by hanging for “forbidden acts against religion”: “Iran Human Rights explains that the state-run Iranian news agency ISNA reported that the men were put to death for acts against sharia, “based on the articles 108 and 110 of the Iranian […]

-Is ‘Gog and Magog’ Beginning to Line Up?

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

For years, Bible teachers and preachers have been looking for Russia to lead a coalition of nations in an attack against Israel as foretold in Ezekiel 38-39. The only problem was that many of the ancient nations mentioned in the prophecy are now incorporated in modern Turkey and Turkey had close ties with Israel and […]

-Muslim Calls For The Destruction of Israel

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

                                     (Jerusalem via Wikipedia) Yesterday was International Quds Day all across the Muslim world. The last Friday of Ramadan is dedicated to supporting the Palestinians and calling for the destruction of the Jewish state of Israel. Here’s just a taste: -Iran: Thousands rally in the streets of Iran against Israel and the USA. Many demonstrators […]

-Iran: Authorities Consider Bible a Real Threat?

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

Iranian authorities recently seized and destroyed 6,500 copies of the Bible. It is the latest demonstration of an on-going campaign in Iran to capture and eradicate all Bibles in the country. They consider the book to be a subversive threat against Islam and the very existence of their nation. According to Dr Majid Abhari, adviser […]

-Scary: A Plausible Strategy for the Destruction of Israel?

Thursday, August 11th, 2011

On Sunday in a television interview, MP Brig.-Gen. (ret.) Walid Sakariya, a senior Hezbollah official, presented plans of a plausible strategy for destroying Israel. See the video above. Here’s part of the transcript provided by IMRA: "Iran is the country most hostile to Israel, but Iraq serves as a buffer between Iran and the Palestine […]

-Iranian General: “We Have No Option but to Destroy Israel”

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

This was Brigadier General Mohammad-Reza Naghdi reaction to the recent assassination of Iranian nuclear scientist Dariush Rezaiinejad: The main plot for this criminal act was conceived by the American government, and since it is scared of the reaction by the Muslim world due to the uprisings in the region, it had the Zionist regime commit […]

-Iranian Pastor to be Executed for ‘Apostasy’?

Friday, July 8th, 2011

The Supreme Court of Iran rejected an appeal by an Iranian pastor convicted of apostasy so a death sentence may still remain in force. In 2009, Pastor Youcef Nardarkhani, a leader in the Full Gospel "Church of Iran" was arrested and imprisoned after protesting a government requirement that his son study the Koran. He was […]

-Ahmadinejad Expects 12th Imam on June 5

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

                        (Image by SS&SS via Flickr) Iran’s President Ahmadinejad and his closest supporters are expecting the Shia 12th Imam to arrive secretly in Medina, Saudi Arabia  on June 5. Since Ahmadinejad believes that the emergence  of the 12th Imam is about to happen, he has been acting lately like he no longer needs to obey […]