Posts Tagged ‘ Blasphemy ’

NEWS ALERT: Pakistan Mother’s Death Sentence Sparks Outrage In Europe, Churches

Oct 20th, 2014 | By
Asia Bibi

Two leading Christian legislators in the European Parliament (EP) have urged the European Union and Pope Francis to help free a Christian mother, whose death sentence for “blasphemy” was upheld by a Pakistani court. Asia Bibi, 50, had appealed before the Lahore High Court against the ruling in which she was found guilty of insulting Islam’s Prophet Muhammad, but the court rejected her appeal Thursday, October 19.


BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Christian Mother Asia Bibi Sentenced To Death By Appeals Court

Oct 16th, 2014 | By
Asia Bibi.

An appeals court in Pakistan upheld a death sentence against a devoted Christian mother for “blasphemy” against Islam, sparking calls for prayers amid concerns a Supreme Court case may take years.


The Most Horrifying Story Of Christian Persecution In Our Time

Apr 10th, 2014 | By

Supported by US tax dollars in Pakistan think of yourself in a filthy and dismal room, with sadistically smiling Muslims looking at you, thinking of the evils they are about to inflict upon you as your wife is tripped naked and marched in the streets to chants of “infidel.” This is the reality for Christians in Pakistan


Pakistan Sentences Christian Couple To Death

Apr 4th, 2014 | By
Christian couple Shagufta Kausar (l) and Shafaqat Emmanuel were sentenced to death Friday, April 7. Photo: World Vision in Progress and Rescue Christians.

A Pakistani court sentenced an impoverished Christian couple to death for “blasphemy against Islam” on Friday, April 4, just days after another Christian was told he would be executed on similar charges, an advocacy official involved in the case told BosNewsLife


Breaking News: Pakistan Court Sentences Christian To Death For Blasphemy

Mar 28th, 2014 | By
The Joseph colony was attacked by thousands of angry Muslims.

A court in Pakistan has sentenced a Pakistani Christian man to death for blasphemy against Islam, in a case that sparked a local riot and international concerns over the country’s blasphemy legislation, a lawyer involved in the case told BosNewsLife Thursday, March 27.


Pakistan Court Postpones Appeal Of Christian Woman On Death Row

Mar 19th, 2014 | By
Asia Bibi.

The fate of a Christian woman who was sentenced to death for blasphemy remained unclear Wednesday, March 19, after a high court postponed an appeals hearing.

Asia Bibi was to appear Monday, March 17, in front of the Lahore High Court in Pakistan’s Punjab province, but the case was adjourned when one of the two judges failed to appear, trial observers said.


Death Penalty Order Deepens Hard-line Islamist Trend in Pakistan

Dec 31st, 2013 | By
Muslim mobs attack a Christian area of Lahore after blasphemy allegation. (Morning Star News, M. Ali)

Pakistan’s blasphemy laws calls for either death or life imprisonment for persons convicted of insulting Muhammad. The FSC has given the government a “couple of months” to implement, through parliament, the order to remove life imprisonment as a possible punishment.


Germany: Islam critic fined 1200 euros for comparing Islam to a cancerous ulcer

Oct 14th, 2013 | By
Michael Stürzenberger

In Saudi Arabia the penalty can be death for insulting Islam. And in GERMANY the current punishment seems to be 1,200 Euros for the first offense. A secularist in Germany has received the fine for calling Islam a cancer.


Washington Report- September 20th, 2013

Sep 20th, 2013 | By
CAIR's anti-FBI poster.

In this issue: Obama’s rebels not “palatable” / Obama FBI continues to work with CAIR / Finally! An investigation of Planned Parenthood / Congressman remembers Constitution Day / Court rules in favor of National Motto / School trips to mosques, but not to churches / Attacks on Christians worldwide / Turkey: Renowned pianist jailed for blasphemy / Tanzania: Muslims throw acid on priest / Pakistan: Christians flee Islamic terror


NATO nation jails renowned pianist for blasphemy of Islam

Sep 20th, 2013 | By
Fazil Say, world-renowned pianist, sentenced to jail in Turkey for Blasphemy

An İstanbul court on Friday sentenced Turkish pianist Fazıl Say to 10 months in prison on charges of insulting Islamic religious values in comments he made on Twitter. Turkey also has more journalists in jail than any other nation in the world. Turkey is an American ally and a member of NATO.