Posts Tagged ‘ Church ’

Muslim Brotherhood and Morsi supporters torch Egyptian churches

Aug 14th, 2013 | By

Islamic supporters of Egypt’s ousted president Mohamed Morsi launched on Wednesday arson attacks against churches, resulting in the destruction of at least three buildings. Muslim Brotherhood supporters wreaked havoc on Coptic Christian businesses and property throughout the country.

Hostility Against Christians on Rise in Europe

Jun 28th, 2013 | By

Christians in Europe face arrests, fines, vandalism, and professional penalties due to a growing trend of social intolerance and government restrictions. A new report finds a rash of new laws stigmatize Christians and challenge international human rights like freedom of conscience, expression and parental rights

Prospects Appear Dim for Religious Freedom in Cuba

Jun 28th, 2013 | By

U.K.-based Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) counted 120 religious rights violations on the island last year, compared with 30 in 2011. Hundreds of people were affected, with some cases involving entire churches and denominations. CSW notes that the tally of religious rights violations does not include more than 200 people believed to have been incarcerated during Pope Benedict 2012 visit

Report From Washington – July 29, 2011

Jul 29th, 2011 | By
Gound Zero Cross

In this issue: Does Obama want a debt default? / How we paid the Taliban / Speaker Boehner meets the enemy and it is his own troops / Did the GOP commit suicide this week? / Atheists sue over Ground Zero Cross / Another Muslim attack on Ft. Hood / Norway bomber not a Christian / More Nigerian Christians die / New York City against a church at Ground Zero