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Archive for the 'Religious Persecution' Category

-Federal Court: U. of Iowa Discriminated Against Christian Student Group

Friday, October 4th, 2019

A Federal Court ruled that University of Iowa officials discriminated against a Christian student group-  InterVarsity Christian Fellowship. From Charisma News: In July 2018, the University of Iowa and its officials restricted from their campus InterVarsity Christian Fellowship (ICF), along with some other religious groups. This was because ICF had the audacity to require that […]

-The Genocide of Christians in Nigeria Continues

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

The genocide of Christians in Nigeria continues with little or no Western press coverage. According to the following article over 3,700 Christians were killed for their faith in 2018. From Faithwire: You have to wade three or four pages deep into a Google search for “Nigerian genocide” before you see anything from the mainstream press […]

-Chinese Officials Now Editing The Bible Out of Sermons

Thursday, May 9th, 2019

BIBLE “God made the Heaven and the Earth,” but that Biblical proclamation can no longer be preached or taught in a Chinese Christian church, according to Communist officials, since it is contrary to Chinese cultural traditions. From Christian Headlines: Chinese government officials…apparently editing the Bible out of sermons… A pastor in Shangqiu city in Henan […]

-Federal Judge: University Can’t Single Out and Ban Christian Student Group

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Colleges and universities all across America have been banning Christian groups for demanding that there leaders be—wait for it—actual Christians. One group at the University of Iowa sued the university and won their case in a District Federal Court. From the Christian Post: A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the University of Iowa can’t selectively […]

-China: First Commandment Now Illegal?

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

          (Chinese President Xi Jinping) Apparently it is now illegal in China to display the First Commandment: "Thou shalt have no other gods before Me" The other nine are still Ok for churches to display but Chinese officials say that the First Commandment challenges government authority. Here’s the story from Christian Today: Chinese authorities […]

-UC Berkeley: Student Senator Pressured To Resign Over Her Christian Beliefs

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

CHRISTIAN BELIEFS= HATE & BIGOTRY? A student senator is being pressured to resign because she refused to vote for a resolution that was against her Christian beliefs. The resolution condemned a Trump administration proposal to limit the legal definition of “gender identity” under Title IX to physical sex. Meanwhile the student has been called a […]

-LA: 72% of Hate Crimes Against Jews

Monday, October 22nd, 2018

  (Image: Jewish Journal) A report from Los Angeles County (California) shows that Jews were the largest target (72%) of religious hate crimes in 2017. 15% were against Christians while only 12% were perpetrated against Muslims which also were far too many as far as we are concerned. This runs counter to the current media […]

-Kenya: Islamists Execute Two Christian Bus Passengers Who Refuse to Convert

Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Radical Islamists stopped a bus in Kenya and demanded that the passengers recite the Islamic Statement of faith. Two Christians onboard were executed when they refused since it would mean that they were converting to Islam. Here’s the story from the FaithWire: Some horrific news is emerging out of Kenya after two Christians were murdered […]

-China: Persecution of Christians Escalating

Monday, September 17th, 2018

This is an update on the current state of the Government persecution of Christians in China. Not only is the government shutting down and destroying churches but now authorities are actually trying to force Christians to deny their faith. From the Baptist Press:      …"The massive clampdown against thousands of churches in Henan and the […]

-Ex-Muslim Christian Refugee Arrested for Sharing His Faith- In Minnesota

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

An ex-Muslim Christian refugee from Iran was arrested for privately sharing his faith in Minnesota. Not only that, but what he went through sounds to me like he was singled out and actually persecution for his faith. Here’s the story from the PJ Media: Late last month, Ramin Parsa, a Christian pastor who fled Iran […]