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-Christian ‘Forgiving ISIS’ Videos Go Viral in Arab World

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

“But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you…” Matthew 5:44 We recently posted the video above of Christian child, 10 year old Myriam, forgiving ISIS even though her family had lost everything because of the terrorist group.  She said: “I will only ask God to forgive them. Now […]

-Obama Foreign Policies Leading to Christian Persecution?

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Franklin Graham of Samaritan’s Purse (a Christian relief organization0 and BGEA believes that  President Barack Obama’s sympathy towards Islam is bringing on a ‘Storm of Islam’ that will result in Christian persecution in this country and around the world. From the Blaze: “We’re going to see persecution, I believe, in this country, because our president […]

-Pew Study: “Latest Trends in Religious Restrictions and Hostilities”

Friday, February 27th, 2015

China Among the Worst and Anti-Semitism on the Rise Internationally A new Pew study on religious liberty and persecution across the world entitled- “Latest Trends in Religious Restrictions and Hostilities” showed that China headed the list of the most restrictive nations. North Korea was not included in this study since it is too difficult to […]

-What to Do About ISIS?: A Persecuted Christian Child’s Response

Saturday, February 21st, 2015

Last week, the ISIS radicals beheaded 21 Christians and declared war on all the rest of us. In contrast, see the responses of these Iraqi Christian children whose families have lost everything because of the radical ISIS Islamists in the video above. It demonstrates the difference between the two world faiths, particularly the teaching of […]

-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 […]

-Open Doors: Top Fifty Worst Countries for Religious Persecution

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Open Doors ministries recently issued their 2015 watchlist of the 50 worst countries around the world for religious freedom and Christian persecution. The following is from the report: While the year 2014 will go down in history for having the highest level of global persecution of Christians in the modern era, current conditions suggest the […]

-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 […]

-Pope Francis: ISIS Violence a ‘Grave Sin Against God’

Monday, December 1st, 2014

Pope Francis proclaimed in a joint service with Patriarch Bartholomew I  (spiritual head of the Orthodox Churches) that ISIS militants were carrying out a "profoundly grave sin against God" in Syria and Iraq. Here’s the story from NBC News: Francis said people of all faiths could not remain indifferent to the cries of the victims […]

-National Cathedral to Host a Friday Muslim Prayer Service

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

The National Cathedral in Washington DC is going to host a Muslim prayer service on Friday. About 100 Muslim leaders are expected to attend the service which will be  closed to the public. Here’s the story from the Washington Post: Washington National Cathedral, known for presidential funerals and other major spiritual services, will host a […]

-Israel: The Only Middle East Country ‘Not’ Persecuting Christians?

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Christian priest tells UN: "Israel is the only Mideast country not persecuting Christians" Response: Meanwhile it is also the country the present administration seems to like least. Christians in the Middle East were far safer before this President took office and supported the so-called ‘Arab Spring’ that led to the radicalization of a number of […]