February 26, 2020

Report: Persecution of Christians Around the World at an All-Time High

Anti-Christian persecution is at an all-time high world-wide, according to a recent report from the international Catholic charity, Aid to the Church in Need. The report, which tracks worldwide persecution from 2015-2017, found that 75 percent of religious persecution was directed at Christians. The report also found that “in 12 of the 13 countries reviewed, […]

2016 ‘Worst Year Yet’ for Christian Persecution

A new report by a leading watchdog group has identified 2016 as the “worst year yet” for Christian persecution, ever since the organization began monitoring persecution 25 years ago. The report, which is produced annually by Open Doors USA, found that persecution of Christians rose globally for the third year in a row, reaching “unprecedented […]

Congress Passes Key Bill to Combat Religious Persecution

A key religious freedom bill that would bolster the State Department’s ability to help counter terrorism and the increasing persecution of religious minorities throughout the world has been sent to President Barack Obama’s desk. (Photo: Reuters/Ahmed Jadallah)Displaced Iraqi Christians who fled from Islamic State militants in Mosul, pray at a school acting as a refugee […]

UN Persecution of Whistleblowers Shocks U.S. Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The United Nations’ persecution of whistle-blowers who expose wrongdoing at the international outfit and its agencies is a major threat, said shocked U.S. lawmakers and former UN officials during a congressional hearing this week investigating the issue. But despite the seriousness of the offenses, this is hardly the first time the UN […]

Report: 2015 Saw ‘Most Violent’ Persecution of Christians in Modern History

The brutal, worldwide persecution of Christians during the past year makes 2015 “the most violent and sustained attack on Christian faith in modern history,” according to a watchdog organization that has been monitoring Christian persecution for decades. Open Doors, an organization founded in 1955 to assist persecuted Christians, publishes an annual “World Watch List,” documenting […]

How Should Christians Handle Persecution?

It doesn’t take a degree in theology or a terribly astute political mind to surmise that the world is growing increasingly hostile toward Christianity. It seems like just about every day we’re hearing more stories of Christians under attack in this country. From Christian business owners denied the right to express their views on marriage […]

THE POLITICAL PERSECUTION OF DINESH D’SOUZA

What is being done to Dinesh D’Souza is an outrage, and all Americans who love freedom should be protesting. I am no D’Souza fan. One only need watch the debate between Dinesh D’Souza and Robert Spencer at CPAC 2007 to know where I am coming from, but that’s not the point. The idea that Dinesh […]

Where’s the Pope’s Encyclical on Christian Persecution?

Pope Francis recently released a new encyclical. Portions of it deal with environmentalism, global warming, and climate change. Naturally, this has prompted controversy. It’s noteworthy that Francis didn’t merely make a passing comment on global warming during this or that sermon, but that he issued a papal encyclical on the matter. Encyclicals are much more […]

Update on the Christian persecution in the Middle East

Ted Shoebat, author of For God or For Tyranny, gives update on the Christian persecution in the Middle East and discusses President Obama’s decision to send additional troops to Iraq to fight ISIS advance.

Tens Of Thousands Of Christians Rise Up To Declare To The World What Islamic Terrorists Are Doing To Christians, And Flood The Streets To Fight Against The Islamic Persecution Of Christians

Tens of thousands of Christians in Lebanon took to the streets to fight against Christian persecution and to express their righteous rage against Turkey’s denial of the Armenian Genocide. In Armenian, tens of thousands of Christians gathered together as well to commemorate the Armenian Genocide. The numbers are innumerable, and one look at the pictures […]

Pope at Easter prays for killed Kenyan students, decries persecution

Pope Francis waves as he delivers a “Urbi et Orbi” message from the balcony overlooking St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican April 5, 2015. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – (In paragraph eight, corrects number of Egyptian Copts killed to 21, not 22) Pope Francis prayed for an end to the persecution of Christians in […]

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