religiousfreedom Religious Freedom Amendment Scrapped By Congress

By; Frank York The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that is to be passed by Congress very soon included a religious freedom amendment designed to protect defense contractors from religious discrimination. It has been stripped from the bill at the last minute. The amendment offered by Congressman Steve Russell (R-OK) was created to protect federal

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By Andrew Harrod, originally published with The Philos Project. “What I just heard seemed to me to like a recipe for fascism.” So remarked Turkey scholar Gareth Jenkins during a recent lecture on Turkish politics, part of the Middle East Institute’s 2016 annual conference on Turkey. The participants soberly analyzed the dissolution of Turkey’s once

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Inside the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Qaraqosh, Iraq, on 30 October 2016. The town of Qaraqosh was freed by NPU (Nineveh Plain Unit) after two years of ISIS occupation. (Photo by Joseph Galanakis/NurPhoto) Posted with permission Chairman’s Report For December 2, 2016

In this issue of the newsletter: Christmas Program may expand to liberated areas in Iraq / Will Donald Trump stop Obama’s arms flow to Islamic fighters? /New bill by congresswoman to stop arming Sunni Muslim fighters in Syria / Bills in Congress to help Christian refugees will be refiled in 115th Congress

jim-jordan-working03nooverlay-1396379096-1405626157 Rep. Jim Jordan On Obama’s Muslim Immigration Policies

By: Frank York In the aftermath of the Somali Muslim terrorist attack against students at Ohio State University, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH) appeared on “Lou Dobbs” last night to discuss Obama’s failed Muslim “refugee resettlement program.” The program has imported thousands upon thousands of Somalis during the past eight years. Many of them from the

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ISIS killers in Syria. FBI Stops Teen from Executing Terror Attacks in Virginia and North Carolina

A 20-year-old from North Carolina was recently arrested after the FBI uncovered his plans for terror attacks in Virginia and North Carolina. Justin Sullivan planned to kill hundreds of people in Virginia and North Carolina on behalf of the Islamic State. When he couldn’t buy a silencer for a gun, he had one built from

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sharia-the-only-solution German Court Rules in Favor of Sharia Police

  A German court threw out a case against a group of extremist Salafist “sharia police” for the second time, claiming the group has done nothing that breaks the law. The “sharia police” group were led by Sven Lau, a Muslim convert who is on trial for backing “a terrorist group” fighting in Syria. Mr.

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A screenshot of Abdul Razak Ali Artan’s Facebook page as obtained by NBC News
Photo credit: Facebook Was Ohio State University Attack An Act of Terror

**Update: The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack via their news agency, AMAQ on November 29, 2016. Investigators are looking in the possibility of the car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University being an act of terror. The perpetrator, who injured 11 people during his attack, is a Somali-born study who previously criticized the media for

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(PHOTO: FACEBOOK/NENOUS THABIT ART) Iraqi Teen Fights ISIS in an Extraordinary Way

Nenous Thabit, a 17-year old displaced Iraqi Christian, is fighting the Islamic State in a very unique way. Thabit has recreated historic Assyrian artifacts that the Islamic State destroyed during their rampages through Assyrian villages and settlements over the last two years. Thabit is now living in Erbil after he and his family were forced

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Syria's city of Aleppo is a shambles, thanks to Islamic terrorists who are systematically killing Christians. How Many Times Has the “last hospital” in Aleppo Been Destroyed?

Some calculations about the number of ‘last hospitals’ bombed and destroyed by Russian-led airstrikes in Aleppo city. Mainstream media reported an absurd number of “destruction of the last hospital in Aleppo.”

woman-escapes-isis-in-libya-memri Woman Who Escaped ISIS Recounts Horrors She Faced

Transcript: An Eritrean woman who was captured by ISIS in Libya after fleeing Eritrea recounted that she had converted to Islam out of fear that otherwise, she would be slaughtered, and was used, along with other women, as sex slaves. “They want us to bear children so their numbers grow,” she said in a TV

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A church in Mosul being burned to the ground by Islamic State terrorists. Burnt Church in Qaraqosh is Symbol of Hope for Iraqi Christians

On October 30, a handful of Christians, including members of the Nineveh Plain Protection Units, the local Christian militia, came together in a burnt out church in Qaraqosh to celebrate the first mass in the town in over two years. Iraqi forces retook the town from the Islamic State a few days earlier as part

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Church of the Virgin Mary in Mosul has been destroyed by the Islamic State Iraqi Christians in Bashiqa Want To Stay Under Kurdish Government

After two years of silence, the bells in the Mar Korkeis church in Bashiqa, Iraq, rang for the first time. On November 7, Kurdish Peshmerga fighters retook the town from the Islamic State. Under the Islamic State’s control, Christians and other religious minorities in Bashiqa were persecuted and given the ultimatum to either pay a

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An Iraqi special forces soldiers waves an Iraqi flag from top of a church damaged by ISIS fighters in Bartella, east of Mosul, Iraq, October 21. 2016. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic Posted with permission One Allah Akbar flag removed, another raised over church: Christians still live under Sharia Law

One Allah Akbar flag removed, another raised over church: This photo of the Iraqi national flag being raised over a church in the Christian town of Bartella, Iraq when the town was liberated from the Islamic State (ISIS) in October appeared in newspapers and major Internet news sites all over the world. Many news agencies

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At this Christmas event north of Beirut one of the youngest girls began to cry when it was time to leave. At one point all chairs were stacked for the children to be able to play various organized games. Christmas for Refugees Matching Fund Challenge

Christmas for Refugees now on countdown Benefactor steps forward again with major challenge: For the second year in a row, one generous man has stepped forward to help fund the Christmas for Refugees program. The benefactor’s help was not solicited, but rather his big heart and desire to see Christmas for Refugees not only fully

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Religious Freedom Amendment Scrapped By Congress

By; Frank York The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that is to be passed by Congress very soon included a religious freedom amendment designed to protect defense contractors from religious discrimination. It has been stripped from the bill at the last minute. The amendment offered by Congressman Steve Russell (R-OK) was created to protect federal

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Turkey’s New Islamic Republic

By Andrew Harrod, originally published with The Philos Project. “What I just heard seemed to me to like a recipe for fascism.” So remarked Turkey scholar Gareth Jenkins during a recent lecture on Turkish politics, part of the Middle East Institute’s 2016 annual conference on Turkey. The participants soberly analyzed the dissolution of Turkey’s once

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Thanksgiving Day 2016

Real Meaning of Thanksgiving –

Thanksgiving in America has clearly been about giving thanks to God, up until the last half of the 20th Century. The early documents of the nation, even from the Continental Congress, show the meaning of Thanksgiving as intended by the nation’s Founders as a day of reverence to God

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Islamism’s Recurring Back to the Future Failure

By Andrew Harrod, PhD. exclusive to the Religious Freedom Coalition Egypt’s “Muslim Brotherhood is done,” stated the native Egyptian Copt and Hudson Institute Islamism expert Samuel Tadros on November 2 at McLean, Virginia’s Westminster Institute.  Yet his presentation “The Future of Islamism in Egypt” before an audience of about 30 ominously examined how the dangerous ideology of

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An Iraqi special forces soldiers waves an Iraqi flag from top of a church damaged by ISIS fighters in Bartella, east of Mosul, Iraq, October 21. 2016. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic Posted with permission

One Allah Akbar flag removed, another raised over church: Christians still live under Sharia Law

One Allah Akbar flag removed, another raised over church: This photo of the Iraqi national flag being raised over a church in the Christian town of Bartella, Iraq when the town was liberated from the Islamic State (ISIS) in October appeared in newspapers and major Internet news sites all over the world. Many news agencies

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Saudi-Born Singer Rejects Traditional Political and Religious Notions

Saudi-born singer Shams Bandar, also known as “Shams the Kuwaiti,”  spoke out against the notion that “hur al-ayn” in the Qu’ran refers to the black-eyed virgins of Paradise, saying: “It is inconceivable that [God] would create man, pamper him, and make a paradise for him with Bollywood-style black-eyed virgins.” “Our Lord did not open up

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Rep. Jim Jordan On Obama’s Muslim Immigration Policies

By: Frank York In the aftermath of the Somali Muslim terrorist attack against students at Ohio State University, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH) appeared on “Lou Dobbs” last night to discuss Obama’s failed Muslim “refugee resettlement program.” The program has imported thousands upon thousands of Somalis during the past eight years. Many of them from the

[continue reading…]

ISIS killers in Syria.

FBI Stops Teen from Executing Terror Attacks in Virginia and North Carolina

A 20-year-old from North Carolina was recently arrested after the FBI uncovered his plans for terror attacks in Virginia and North Carolina. Justin Sullivan planned to kill hundreds of people in Virginia and North Carolina on behalf of the Islamic State. When he couldn’t buy a silencer for a gun, he had one built from

[continue reading…]

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German Court Rules in Favor of Sharia Police

  A German court threw out a case against a group of extremist Salafist “sharia police” for the second time, claiming the group has done nothing that breaks the law. The “sharia police” group were led by Sven Lau, a Muslim convert who is on trial for backing “a terrorist group” fighting in Syria. Mr.

[continue reading…]

A screenshot of Abdul Razak Ali Artan’s Facebook page as obtained by NBC News
Photo credit: Facebook

Was Ohio State University Attack An Act of Terror

**Update: The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack via their news agency, AMAQ on November 29, 2016. Investigators are looking in the possibility of the car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University being an act of terror. The perpetrator, who injured 11 people during his attack, is a Somali-born study who previously criticized the media for

[continue reading…]

(PHOTO: FACEBOOK/NENOUS THABIT ART)

Iraqi Teen Fights ISIS in an Extraordinary Way

Nenous Thabit, a 17-year old displaced Iraqi Christian, is fighting the Islamic State in a very unique way. Thabit has recreated historic Assyrian artifacts that the Islamic State destroyed during their rampages through Assyrian villages and settlements over the last two years. Thabit is now living in Erbil after he and his family were forced

[continue reading…]

Syria's city of Aleppo is a shambles, thanks to Islamic terrorists who are systematically killing Christians.

How Many Times Has the “last hospital” in Aleppo Been Destroyed?

Some calculations about the number of ‘last hospitals’ bombed and destroyed by Russian-led airstrikes in Aleppo city. Mainstream media reported an absurd number of “destruction of the last hospital in Aleppo.”

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Inside the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Qaraqosh, Iraq, on 30 October 2016. The town of Qaraqosh was freed by NPU (Nineveh Plain Unit) after two years of ISIS occupation. (Photo by Joseph Galanakis/NurPhoto) Posted with permission

Chairman’s Report For December 2, 2016

In this issue of the newsletter: Christmas Program may expand to liberated areas in Iraq / Will Donald Trump stop Obama’s arms flow to Islamic fighters? /New bill by congresswoman to stop arming Sunni Muslim fighters in Syria / Bills in Congress to help Christian refugees will be refiled in 115th Congress

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Chairman’s Report for November 4, 2016

In this issue of the newsletter: Christmas for Refugees matching challenge – How it began and how it works / More Sunni Muslim violence in Jordan as Christmas approaches / September distribution of diapers to Iraqi Christian refugees successful / Obama’s social radical pick for Supreme Court confirmation in January?

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Chairman’s Report for October 7, 2016

In this issue of the newsletter: Tide may be turning against Christians in “moderate” Jordan / Well known Christian writer and spokesman assassinated in Amman / More Sunni Muslim immigration and not just from Syria – Africa as well / New bills in House and Senate would help Christian refugees immigrate

William J. Murray delivers PowerPoint presentation on Syrian refugee issue to gatherinh of conservative groups on Capitol Hill

Chairman’s Report for September 16, 2016

New in this issue of the Chairman’s Report: Obama hits his goal of 10,000 Syrian refugees – 98.5% are Sunni Muslims / Christmas for Refugees program back on track / Our work on Capitol Hill – Save Christians from Genocide legislation / United States trained the new Islamic State military commander!

As Christian youth sing the Cross is before them. Behind the Cross on the other side of the Jordan Valley is Israel

Chairman’s Report for July 29, 2016

In this issue of the newsletter: Christian youth in Jordan enjoy updated summer camp / Islamic terror shows its ugly face in Jordan as Syria war continues / Again in June 99% of Syrian “immigrants” to USA are Sunni Muslim / September diaper delivery in Iraq as Christmas planning begins

Young Christian mothers stand in line to receive diapers in northern Iraq.

Chairman’s Report for July 1, 2016

In this newsletter: June diaper distribution to Christian refugees in Iraq completed / Summer camp we support in Jordan updates completed including new refrigerators and freezer / Post Card to Congress programs do change the minds of congressmen / Congress must designate refugee funds for victims of Islam not Islamists / Under Obama 99% of Syrian refugees are Sunni Muslim although the Christians population is over 10% and Christians are official victims of genocide.