Posts Tagged ‘ Muslims ’

Christian In Egypt Kept In Prison On False Charge Of ‘Blasphemy,’ Attorney Says

Aug 26th, 2015 | By
Copts protesting religious persecution.

Medhat Ishak, a 35-year-old Christian from Ebid village in Minya Governorate, was arrested on Aug. 7 while handing out Bibles to Muslims outside El-Arab Mall in Sixth of October City. Mall security guards took Ishak into custody and then turned him over to national police, who accused him of evangelism.

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Freed Pastors Arrive Home From Sudan After Ordeal Of False Charges, Travel Ban

Aug 21st, 2015 | By
PastorReith&MichaelSudan

Two South Sudanese pastors arrived home in Juba from Khartoum, Sudan today after an eight-month ordeal of imprisonment, fabricated charges of capital crimes and a ban on leaving the country.

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Wichita, Kansas: Schools Desperate For More Funding To Cope With Refugee Overload

Aug 18th, 2015 | By
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We told you about Wichita public school problems here back in the spring, now comes news that, as the school year is about to begin, the school system there is in desperate need of more funding due to the refugee overload—brought there by the International Rescue Committee and and Episcopal resettlement contractor.

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Christian Syrian Refugees Driven From Safe House In Sweden By Muslims

Jul 24th, 2015 | By
This is what Obama's Syrian war has brought to Syrian citizens: Mass executions.

Syrian Christian refugees living in Sweden say they were forced out of their asylum house by Muslim refugees who demanded they hide their crosses and banned them from using communal areas in the home they shared.

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Supreme Court Of Pakistan Agrees To Hear Appeal Of Christian Mother On Death Row

Jul 23rd, 2015 | By
Asia Bibi.

Pakistan’s Supreme Court today agreed to review the case of a Christian mother sentenced to death on a blasphemy charge, temporarily suspending her execution. Aasiya Noreen, commonly known as Asia Bibi, is the first woman to be sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan. The three-judge bench of the Supreme Court at the Lahore Registry admitted for hearing her petition challenging the sentence.

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Hundreds Killed In Nigeria Anti-Christian Violence

Jul 21st, 2015 | By
Boko Haram terrorists.

Islamic militant group Boko Haram is stepping up attacks in heavily Christian towns and village in Nigeria’s troubled northeast, killing more than 750 people since May 29, Christian rights activists say. News of the violence came after Boko Haram militants were pushed back by Nigeria’s military when they tried to to gain access to Maiduguri, Borno State’s largest city.

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BREAKING NEWS: Iran To Release Pastor Fathi From Prison; Concerns Remain

Jul 13th, 2015 | By
Evin Prison in Iran where Christians are suffering.

A jailed Iranian evangelical pastor has been told he will be released two years earlier than expected after international pressure, though fellow Christians expressed doubts whether Iran would keep the promise when wrapping up talks on a nuclear deal with the United States and other powers, BosNewsLife learned.

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Christian Woman Faces Death For Allegedly Drinking From Muslim Water Cup

Jul 1st, 2015 | By
Asia Bibi.

Asia Bibi, a Pakistani woman who has been sentenced to death for “blasphemy” for drinking from a Muslim water cup, appears to be bleeding to death in prison. She was found last week vomiting blood, suffering chest pains and having trouble eating.

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Poll Of U.S. Muslims Reveals Ominous Levels Of Support For Islamic Supremacists’ Doctrine of Sharia, Jihad

Jun 25th, 2015 | By
Sharia is death to justice

According to a new nationwide online survey (Below) of 600 Muslims living in the United States, significant minorities embrace supremacist notions that could pose a threat to America’s security and its constitutional form of government. The numbers of potential jihadists among the majority of Muslims who appear not to be sympathetic to such notions raise a number of public policy choices that warrant careful consideration and urgent debate, including: the necessity for enhanced surveillance of Muslim communities; refugee resettlement, asylum and other immigration programs that are swelling their numbers and density; and the viability of so-called “countering violent extremism” initiatives that are supposed to stymie radicalization within those communities.

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Christian Mother Of 11 In Uganda Poisoned By Muslim In-Laws, Area Sources Say

Jun 25th, 2015 | By
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A mother of 11 who left Islam for Christianity was poisoned to death last week in a village in eastern Uganda, area sources said. Namumbeiza Swabura, mother of a 5-month-old baby, died on Wednesday (June 17) in Nabuli village, Kibuku District, after her sister-in-law visited her and offered to prepare a light meal of cooked plantain called matoke for her, area sources said. Swabura and her husband, former sheikh (Islamic teacher) Mugoya Muhammad, put their faith in Christ in August 2014.

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