Persecution of Christians

Expert: 40% of Turkish population does not want to live with the Christian neighbor

Times.am 24 May 2012

Today head of the Armenian science department of "Noravanq” educational foundation, expert on Turkey Alistakes Simavoryan and expert of the same foundation Vahram Hovyan met journalists and

 

Top Saudi Cleric: Ban Christian Churches in Arabia, Let Girls Marry at 10

Gatestone Institute 24 May 2012
By Irfan Al-Alawi

In late April of this year, the Wahhabi grand mufti of Saudi Arabia, Sheikh Abdul Aziz Ibn Abdullah Aal Ash-Sheikh, who controls all Sunni Muslim clerics in the desert kingdom, announced

 

Muslim Brotherhood Attempting to Disenfranchise Egyptian Christian Voters

AINA (press release) 22 May 2012
By Mary Abdelmassih

The Egyptian presidential election campaigns are coming to an end, with voting slated for May 23 and 24. Ruthless smear tactics have been used by the different candidates to disqualify each

 

Muslim Persecution of Christians: April 2012

Gatestone Institute 21 May 2012
By Raymond Ibrahim

As Easter, one of the highest Christian holidays, comes in April, Christian persecution in Muslim nations—from sheer violence to oppressive laws—was rampant: In Nigeria, where jihadis have

 

The Islamization of Copts

Examiner.com 21 May 2012
By Maggie Awad

Copts have more to worry about than they thought. Their church is being run by misogynists. Last week, Bishoy, a Coptic bishop, secretary of the Holy Synod of the Orthodox Church, and

 

Yes Mr. President. We Know What The Holy Book of Quran Teaches, Do You?

Islam Watch 17 May 2012
By Amil Imani

In his Cairo Speech to the Muslim world, President Barack Obama said, "The holy Quran tells us... the holy Quran teaches..."

The following are what the holy Quran teaches, but the President Obama know not:

  • Qur'an:9:88 "The Messenger and those who believe with him, strive hard and fight with their wealth and lives in Allah's Cause."
  • Qur'an:9:5 "Fight and kill the disbelievers wherever you find them, take them captive, harass them, lie in wait and ambush them using every stratagem of war."
 

The Greeks Of Turkey: Is It Too Late

Huffington Post 17 May 2012
By Tania Karas

A century of oppression has nearly wiped out a religious minority group with historic ties to the region. Improved politics offer a new ray of hope. But with their numbers dwindling, Turkey’s Greek Orthodox Christians are fighting for survival.

In the spring of 2011, two young journalism students flew to Istanbul, Turkey with a mission to shed light on a pressing violation of religious freedom and human rights.

 

Church Row a ‘Dark Time’ for Aceh

Jakarta Globe 14 May 2012
By Nurdin Hasan

Banda Aceh. Another Christian house of worship has been sealed off in Aceh Singkil district, bringing the total since last week to 17 and marking a new low for religious intolerance in the

 

Nigeria's rape survivors: Sarah’s story, part 1

Violent clashes between Muslim Hausa-Fulani and the predominantly Christian Taroh ethnic groups in Wase, Nigeria, left over five thousand people dead and a hundred thousand others displaced

 

The BBC Broadcasts Its Own Dhimmitude

British Freedom 10 May 2012
By David J. Rusin

Media outlets tiptoeing around Islam are a dime a dozen, but the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) stands apart for the egregiousness of its self-censorship and bias. Even more

 

Lebanon: Church Pastor Abducted for Baptizing Muslim Girl

Jihad Watch 9 May 2012

One of the classic rules of dhimmitude, recorded in the infamous Pact of Omar -- which mandates several debilitations and humiliations for non-Muslims living under Islam (it was first

 

Muslim war on Christians drawing little attention

The Jakarta Post 3 May 2012
By John Meinhold

Open letter to Seacoast Sunday columnist Robert Azzi: Your Seacoast Sunday column on April 1, "When we are willing to believe anything," was mostly directed at a letter to the editor I

 

15 Killed in Nigerian University Blasts During Church Prayers

At least 15 people were killed as Nigeria's Bayero University at Kano was rocked by several explosions on Sunday morning disrupting Christian prayers, the BBC reported. It said its reporter

 

Muslim Persecution of Christians: March, 2012

Gatestone Institute 26 April 2012
By Raymond Ibrahim

The war on Christianity and its adherents in the Muslim world rages on. In March alone, Saudi Arabia's highest Islamic legal authority decreed that churches in the region must be destroyed; jihadis [holy warriors] in Nigeria said they "are going to put into action new efforts to strike fear into the Christians of the power of Islam by kidnapping their women"; American teachers in the Middle East were murdered for being Christian or talking about Christianity; churches were banned or bombed, and nuns terrorized by knife-wielding Muslim mobs. Christians continue to be attacked, arrested, imprisoned, and killed for allegedly "blaspheming" Islam's prophet Muhammad; former Muslims continue to be attacked, arrested, imprisoned, and killed for converting to Christianity.

 

Copenhagen: Churches shouldn't be turned into mosques since 'Islam is an enemy of Christianty'

Islam in Europe 26 April 2012

Islam is an enemy of Christianity, says former Minister of Ecclesiastical Affairs, Birthe Ronn Hornbech (Liberals), and therefore Muslims shouldn't be taking over churches which have closed

 

Video: Swedish Thought Police

Vlad Tepes Blog 25 April 2012

There is so much wrong exposed by this clip (Thanks to Snaphanen.dk for finding and translating it for us all) but I will only list a few.

First of all, we all know that "Labour unions" are inherently political devices and have little if anything to do with workers' rights anymore. Often in fact, working against them.

 

Sweden Plans Deportation Iranian Christians Despite Dangers

BosNewsLife 25 April 2012

TEHRAN/STOCKHOLM -- There was concern over the plight of several Iranian Christian asylum seekers in Sweden Tuesday, April 24, after Swedish authorities decided to deport them

 

Turkish Catholic Church calls for a return of 200 properties. Better to ask for legal recognition

Asia News 24 April 2012

Istanbul - The Turkish Catholic Church is trying to regain possession of 200 properties confiscated by the government in Ankara in the 1930s. But several elements of the

 

Robert Spencer Asks: Did Muhammad Exist

FrontPage Magazine 24 April 2012
By Bruce Thornton

One of the jihadists’ most potent psychological weapons is the double standard Muslims have imposed on the West. Temples and churches are destroyed and vandalized, Christians murdered and driven from the lands of Christianity’s birth, anti-Semitic lunacy propagated by high-ranking Muslim clerics, and Christian territory like northern Cyprus ethnically cleansed and occupied by Muslims.

 

Muslim mob torches Catholic church in Sudanese capital amid reports of fresh clashes

Washington Post 23 April 2012

KHARTOUM, Sudan — A Muslim mob set ablaze a Catholic church frequented by Southern Sudanese in the capital Khartoum, witnesses and media reports said on Sunday. The church in Khartoum’s

 
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