Posts Tagged ‘ Islam ’

Iraqi Christians Seek Shelter from Sharia

Sep 16th, 2016 | By

Far from killing off traditional Islam, secularization transformed it into a potent, variegated modern ideology. All over the Muslim world, Islamist groups and parties—some extreme, some moderate, all determined to weaken secular government—draw support. Much more from the In Defence of Christians conference

Obama Calls on US to Welcome Refugees on Muslim Holiday

Sep 13th, 2016 | By

President Obama started the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, also known as the Festival of the Sacrifice and lasts from Sunday, September 11-Thursday, September 15, by calling on US citizens to welcome refugees and immigrants.   In his statement, President Obama said “We are reminded of the millions of refugees around the globe who are

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Saudi Cleric Says Women in the West Suffer Humiliation and Degradation

Sep 8th, 2016 | By

In an interview on the Saudi Al-Ahwaz TV station on August 24, Saudi cleric Sheikh Muhammad Al-Shemali said Western women live “a bitter reality” of humiliation and degradation: “When we talk about the women of the West, we are talking about a bitter reality, which is the daily life of women there. This is not

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Only 0.5% of Obama’s Syrian Refugees are Christians

Aug 29th, 2016 | By

(Update: September 30, 2016: The total number of Syrian refugees in the United States is 12,587. 56 of them are Christian.) (Update: As of Monday, August 29, 224 new Syrian refugees arrived in the United States. This increases the total number of refugees to 10,126. 52 of them are Christians and 9,945 are Sunni Muslims.)

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Archbishop of Kirkuk Fr. Yousif Toma: Cancer of ISIS Must Be Removed before We Can Talk about Return of Christians

Aug 25th, 2016 | By

Transcript: Archbishop of Kirkuk Fr. Yousif Toma: Cancer of ISIS Must Be Removed before We Can Talk about Return of Christians In an interview with France 24 TV, Father Yousif Toma, the Archbishop of Kirkuk, denied that the West was encouraging Iraqi Christians to emigrate. “The visas that have been issued in recent years do

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Christians Killed by Muslim Mob Hours Before Kerry Visits Nigeria

Aug 24th, 2016 | By

A mob in Zamfara State, Nigeria killed eight people earlier this week by burning down the house of a Muslim man who intervened in an attempted killing of a Christian student accused of blasphemy by his Muslim peers. A Christian student at Abdu Gusau Polytechnic was accused of making a blasphemous statement against Islam. A

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McCain Foundation tied to Saudi Government

Aug 11th, 2016 | By
John McCain all smiles for the despotic monsters who rule Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is a controversial ally of the United States because of the heavy influence of strict Islamic theology in the way the government is run. The Sunni Muslim population in Saudi Arabia is one of the most radical sects of the religion. They support the traditional role of women in Islamic societies, which forbids

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Abandoning Iraq’s Religious Minorities to the Islamic State

Aug 10th, 2016 | By

As these minorities would recount, “our neighbors came to the Christian family and said, ‘you have lived next to us for 100 years and so for that reason I am going to give you and your family ten minutes to go and I won’t kill you.’”

Iraqi Christian Refugees Still Live in Fear

Aug 10th, 2016 | By

Over the last two years, thousands of Christians in Iraq fled their homes in hopes of escaping persecution from ISIS. Christians have faced the worst that the Islamic State has to offer – crucifixions, beheadings, gang rapes, sex slavery, beatings, and robbery – it is rare that the mainstream media reports this fact to the

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Christian Refugees in Ninevah Plains Find New Hope

Aug 8th, 2016 | By

After living in Internally Displaced People (IDP) camps for two years, Christian refugees in Mosul and the Nineveh Plains of Iraq are finally seeing light at the end of the tunnel and are praying that they will be able to return to their homes soon. These Christians were forced to flee their homes after the

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