Archive for the ‘Anti-Christian Violence’ Category

Several churches in northern Nigeria were bombed December 25, in what has been describedas “Nigeria’s blackest Christmas ever.” The attacks, perpetrated by the Muslim militant group Boko Haram, killed at least 39 people, “the majority dying on the steps of a Catholic church [in Madalla near the capital of Abuja] after celebrating Christmas Mass as blood pooled in […]

The so-called “Arab Spring” continues to transition into a “Christian Winter,” including in those nations undergoing democratic change, such as Egypt, where the Muslim Brotherhood and the Salafis dominated the elections—unsurprisingly so, considering the Obama administration has actually been training Islamists for elections. Arab regimes not overthrown by the “Arab Spring” are under mounting international pressure; […]

Egypt’s Maspero massacre—where the military killed dozens of Christians protesting the destruction of their churches—dominates October’s persecution headlines. Facts and details concerning the military’s “crimes against humanity” are documented in this report, and include videos of armored-vehicles running over civilians, a catalog of lies and deceitful tactics employed by Egypt’s rulers and state media, and other matters […]

Western media coverage of the recent massacre of Coptic Christians in Cairo, Egypt—in which the military killed dozens of Christians and injured some 300—was, as discussed earlier, deplorable. It merely repeated the false propaganda of the complicit state-run media, without checking facts. Since then, further proofs of the lies and brutality surrounding the massacre have emerged; […]

Reposting article by Raymond Ibrahim. An especially busy month in the persecution of Christians in the Muslim world, September also witnessed Secretary of State Hillary Clinton release the Annual Report on International Religious Freedom. Ironically, aside from Iran and Sudan, none of the countries that habitually appear in this series were designated as “countries of […]

This article has a graphic picture at the end of it. Please do not read the entire article if you suffer from nausea at the sight of blood and guts. But the world needs to know what is happening in Egypt against Christians. For the past several years, Christians have suffered mercilessly from constant attacks […]

Reposted from Raymond Ibrahim’s blog. Original here. Historically, non-Muslims whose lands were seized by the jihad had three choices: conversion, dhimmitude, or death.  Today, however, they have a fourth option largely unavailable to their forbears: quit their lands of origin—emigrate—the latest testimony to the nature of Islam.   Abu Shadi: “Christians must choose between conversion, […]

By Raymond Ibrahim http://www.meforum.org/2982/egypt-jizya-attacks-on-christians  If growing numbers of Muslims in Egypt have an intrinsic hatred for all things Christian— demonstrated days ago by the torching of eight Christian homes on the rumor that a church was being built—let us not forget that this hate has instrumental, that is, economic benefits: the extortion of money from the non-believer—tribute from the […]

by Mordechai Kedar and David Yerushalmi Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011, pp. 59-72 http://www.meforum.org/2931/american-mosques How great is the danger of extremist violence in the name of Islam in the United States? Recent congressional hearings into this question by Rep. Peter King (Republican of New York), chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, have generated a […]

From the Middle East Quarterly by John Eibner Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011, pp. 41-52 (view PDF) The brutal murder of the head of Turkey’s Catholic Church, Bishop Luigi Padovese, on June 3, 2010, has rattled the country’s small, diverse, and hard-pressed Christian community.[1] The 62-year-old bishop, who spearheaded the Vatican’s efforts to improve Muslim-Christian relations […]