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‘Persecution Follows Us … We Can’t Run From It’: Christian Monks in Iraq Refuse to Leave Ancient Monasteries Despite ISIS Threat

‘Persecution Follows Us … We Can’t Run From It’: Christian Monks in Iraq Refuse to Leave Ancient Monasteries Despite ISIS Threat

Yousif Ibrahim during 60 Minutes interview – CBS 60 MINUTES BY RAY NOTHSTINE , CHRISTIAN POST CONTRIBUTOR / May 30, 2015 Holding out in one of the oldest Christian monasteries in the world, located in Iraq’s Northern Ninevah Plains region, three monks and a [Read More]

Pope Francis says slain El Salvadoran bishop was killed out of hatred for his faith

Pope Francis says slain El Salvadoran bishop was killed out of hatred for his faith

Photo Credit: www.news.yahoo.com  By The Associated Press, POSTED: 05/24/15 / Los Angeles Daily News VATICAN CITY >> Pope Francis urged pilgrims filling St. Peter’s Square on Pentecost Sunday to take “the heroic examples” of a slain El Salvadoran bishop and an [Read More]

11 Christians Are Killed Every Hour, Says Irish Catholic Bishop Who Warns Persecution Has Reached ‘Unprecedented’ High

11 Christians Are Killed Every Hour, Says Irish Catholic Bishop Who Warns Persecution Has Reached ‘Unprecedented’ High

Displaced Iraqi Christians who fled from Islamic State militants in Mosul, pray at a school acting as a refugee camp in Erbil, Iraq, September 6, 2014. (PHOTO: REUTERS/AHMED JADALLAH) BY VINCENT FUNARO , CHRISTIAN POST REPORTER/May 19, 2015  Bishop John McAreavey, chair [Read More]

How the West Is Killing Christianity

How the West Is Killing Christianity

•Western leaders abandon Christians to die in Africa, Mideast. By Richard Walker — APRIL 25, 2015   AFP  / American Free Press Foreign wars and conflicts launched and promoted by the United States and its allies since 2003 have led directly to the widespread [Read More]

ISIS video purports to show killing of Ethiopian Christians in Libya

ISIS video purports to show killing of Ethiopian Christians in Libya

Militant Islamist fighters have been capturing territory in Syria and Iraq in a quest to set up an Islamic “calphate.” (Reuters) Video bore logo of ISIS media arm and resembled previous footage from extremist group The Associated Press Posted: Apr 19, 2015 / CBC [Read More]

United Nations to Hear of Rising Persecution of Believers

United Nations to Hear of Rising Persecution of Believers

It is not uncommon for Christian churches like this one to be burned by Islamic radicals. (Reuters file photo) April 15, 2015 / Charisma News  This Friday, the United Nations in New York City will host an event regarding the worsening persecution of Christians in the [Read More]

Remember the martyrdom of Middle East Christians

Remember the martyrdom of Middle East Christians

Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry, April 02, 2015 / The Week For Christians, Holy Week is the most important period of the year. It’s a time for us to commemorate the redemptive suffering of Jesus Christ on the Cross, and his victory over the forces of sin and death through his [Read More]

Coptic Church calls on Egyptians in Libya to return home

Coptic Church calls on Egyptians in Libya to return home

A member of the Coptic Orthodox clergy stands beside posters showing the beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians kidnapped in Libya, during a prayer service at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem’s Old City February 18, 2015 (Photo: Reuters) More than 45,000 [Read More]

Franklin Graham Warns Christians in America ‘Persecution Is Coming’

Franklin Graham Warns Christians in America ‘Persecution Is Coming’

Franklin Graham on “Fox and Friends Weekend,” March 8, 2015. (PHOTO: SCREENGRAB/FOX NEWS) BY SAMI K. MARTIN , CHRISTIAN POST REPORTER / March 9, 2015 The Rev. Franklin Graham gave an ominous warning to Christians living in the United States Sunday, as he [Read More]

Islamic State Aims to Eradicate Ethnic Minorities, Rights Groups Say

Islamic State Aims to Eradicate Ethnic Minorities, Rights Groups Say

Iraqi Christian refugees who have fled the violence in Northern Iraq after the Islamic State (ISIS) claimed many regions under their “Islamic Caliphate.” (Photo: Reuters) By Reuters 27 February, 2015 / Christian Daily Islamic State militants have abducted, [Read More]

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Egypt: Government must protect Coptic Christians targeted in string of deadly attacks in North Sinai

Egypt: Government must protect Coptic Christians targeted in string of deadly attacks in North Sinai

1 March 2017, 12:46 UTC The Egyptian authorities must offer urgent protection to Coptic Christians in North Sinai and [Read More]

Egyptian Copts Flee ISIS Terrorists

Egyptian Copts Flee ISIS Terrorists

JERUSALEM, Israel – An estimated 30 Coptic Christian families fleeing Islamic terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula [Read More]

Bishop Angaelos: Never Forget Your Responsibility To Preach The Good News

Bishop Angaelos: Never Forget Your Responsibility To Preach The Good News

Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, was joined by peers, MPs and [Read More]

The death of Turkish secularism

The death of Turkish secularism

BY SHLOMO AVINERI / Japan TImes / JUL 25, 2016 JERUSALEM – The aftermath of Turkey’s failed military coup raises [Read More]

2 dead, at least 16 injured in Fort Myers, Fla., nightclub shooting

2 dead, at least 16 injured in Fort Myers, Fla., nightclub shooting

An investigator walks near the scene of a fatal shooting at Club Blu nightclub in Fort Myers, Fla., Monday. (Kinfay [Read More]