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Can the Trump Administration Save Persecuted Christians?

by Spike Bowan
Published on June 20, 2017
For eight years, the Obama administration sat by as countless tens of thousands of Christians and other religious minorities were being butchered and slaughtered in READ MORE
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Iraq’s oldest Christian monastery destroyed by Islamic State

by BBC
Published on January 21, 2016
Satellite images confirm that the oldest Christian monastery in Iraq has been destroyed by the jihadist group Islamic State (IS). St Elijah’s stood on a… READ MORE

A Gruesome Christmas under Islam

by Raymond Ibrahim  |  published on January 19, 2016
On Christmas Day in the West Bank, two Muslims were arrested for setting a Christmas tree on fire in a Christian-majority village near Jenin. On the same day in Bethlehem, Muslim rioters greeted the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem with a hail of stones. Authorities subsequently arrested 16 “Salafi radicals” who were planning to carry out terror attacks against tourists celebrating… READ MORE
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Study: Christianity Dying in Britain, Only Islam Growing

by Thomas D. Williams, Ph.D.
Published on January 19, 2016
A new survey by researchers at Lancaster University reveals that only 42 per cent of Brits identify as Christians, despite the fact that England remains… READ MORE

Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas

by BBC
Published on January 8, 2016

Communities from Europe, Africa and the Middle East marked the event – each with their own unique traditions – on Thursday, in line with the… READ MORE

Islamic State claims murder of Christian convert in Bangladesh: online group

by RUMA PAUL | Reuters
Published on January 8, 2016

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for murdering a Christian convert in Bangladesh, says an online group that monitors extremist activity, the latest killing declared by… READ MORE

David Cameron’s Christmas Message Emphasizes U.K. Is a ‘Christian Country’

by Sharona Schwartz | The Blaze
Published on December 24, 2015
Amid the debate raging in Europe over the arrival of migrants from the predominantly Muslim Middle East and North Africa, British Prime Minister David Cameron… READ MORE

CHRISTIANS IN BETHLEHEM MARK CHRISTMAS AMID VIOLENCE

by DANIELLA CHESLOW | ASSOCIATED PRESS
Published on December 24, 2015
BETHLEHEM, West Bank — Christian faithful from around the world descended Thursday on the biblical city of Bethlehem for Christmas Eve celebrations at the traditional… READ MORE

‘Christmas is dead’ in Venezuela, and 2016 looks grim

by Alexander Martinez | AFP / Yahoo! News
Published on December 24, 2015
Caracas (AFP) – “Christmas is dead,” says Elise Belisario, who, like many Venezuelans, can’t afford to hang decorations or make a traditional holiday meal this… READ MORE

Somalia bans Christmas celebrations

by BBC News
Published on December 24, 2015
Somalia’s government has banned the celebration of Christmas, warning that such Christian festivities could threaten the nation’s Muslim faith. “Those celebrations are not in any… READ MORE