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Iraqi bishop urges world to act after Christians forced to flee

A senior Iraqi bishop has urged the world to act after Islamic hardliners drove Mosul’s Christians from the northern Iraqi city, effectively ending a presence there dating back to Christianity’s earliest years.

Sri Lanka shaken by religious violence

Tension has been escalating in Sri Lanka after a string of attacks by new hardline Buddhist groups on churches and mosques. 

Sri Lanka shaken by religious violence

‘Piles and piles’ of bodies in South Sudan slaughter

The townsfolk believed the mosque was safe. They crammed inside as rebel forces in South Sudan took control of the town from government troops. But it wasn’t safe. Robbers grabbed their cash and mobile phones. Then gunmen came and opened fire on everyone, young and old. The U.N. says that hundreds of civilians were killed in the massacre last week in Bentiu, the capital of South Sudan’s oil-producing Unity state, a tragic reflection of long-standing ethnic hostilities in the world’s newest country.

Muslims continue to flee CAR capital

Foreign forces escorted a convoy of more than 100 Muslims from the violence-stricken capital and reached the city of Bambari on Monday, some 300 kilometers (190 miles) northeast of the capital.

Christian Palestinians denied access to holy sites

A group has called on the Israeli courts to help them regain free access to their holy sites, which they say have been restricted throughout the years by the Israeli police, an accusation which the police denies.

Christian Palestinians 'kept' from Holy sites

Nigerian fighters stage assault on school

Police in Nigeria are hunting for suspected Boko Haram fighters who set fire to a college, killing 59 students, and injuring many more. Some people tried to escape through windows, but were either shot or stabbed.

Residents accuse the security forces of abandoning the school children, after promising to protect schools following a similar attack.

Nigeria fighters stage assault on school

Seven Egyptian Christians found shot execution-style on Libyan beach

Libyan police have found seven Egyptian Christians shot dead on a beach in eastern Libya, security officials and local residents said on Monday, in the second such execution-style killing since the start of the year.

France says ‘partition’ must be prevented in war-torn Central African Republic

France’s Defence Minister Jean-Yves le Drian says the conflict-torn Central African Republic must not be allowed to split.

Maryland child 'exorcism' killings: two women are charged

Police charged two women on Saturday in connection with the deaths of two children in Maryland, saying the women believed they were performing an exorcism.are charged

Biblical films flood Hollywood

There is a new trend under way in Hollywood this year, with the movie industry reaching back to the Bible for storytelling material. It's an effort to tap into a large and potentially lucrative market: the millions of evangelical Christians around the world.

Biblical films flood Hollywood

Dozens of bodies recovered after violence in Central African Republic

Red Cross workers have recovered 44 bodies from the streets of Central African Republic's capital Bangui, they said on Thursday after inter-religious fighting in the last two days.

Bombs planted in confessional box of Syrian church

Bombs have been planted in the confessional box of one of the world's oldest churches in a Syrian town hailed as the country's last remaining centre of religious tolerance, Syria's most senior Christian leader has disclosed.

Syria conflict: Christians 'fleeing homes'

A senior Church leader in Syria has said almost a third of the country's Christians have fled their homes.

‘They aren’t real Muslims’: Radical mercenaries kidnap, kill both Syria Christians and Muslims

Metropolitan Elias Kfoury of the Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch, Southern Lebanon and Western Beqaa spoke with RT’s observer Nadezhda Kevorkova in the biblical city of Sidon, located on the Mediterranean coast of Lebanon, in a church constructed in the building where the final meeting of the Apostles Peter and Paul took place in 58AD.

Family Research Council: ‘Nothing more Christian’ than food stamp cuts

There’s “nothing more Christian” than the massive food stamp cuts passed last week by House Republicans, said a conservative activist.

Catholic spokesman defends Egyptian army crackdown against protesters

"This is a problem not just for Christians but also for moderate Muslims. We are facing a group of terrorists who seek to set the whole country ablaze, and we have to cooperate together against this," he said.

Syrian Christians: ‘Why Is America at War with Us?’

Syrian Christians are asking why the United States supports extremists who want to turn Syria into an Islamic state.

Truth About Christmas

Christmas has nothing to do with Jesus

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Buelahman Explains Why The Jews Are Persecuted

Buelahman narrates an outstanding video summation of the facts. A mere 9:11 of life changing truth for the unaware. Handout a copy today.

Why Are Jews Persecuted?

Lenin's Tikkun Olam for the Synagogue of Satan

According to the Alexander Yakovlev, himself a senior member of the Politburo, over 200,000 members of the Christian clergy were killed in the Soviet Union. Mostly shot, but many were crucified, buried alive, scalped, or murdered in other horrifyingly sadistic methods. According to American scholar Michael P. Riccards, Lenin insisted on personally checking the death lists of murdered clergy.

AJC Outraged by Christian Call for Congressional Investigation of Israel

An American Christian initiative calling on Congress to examine Israel 's use of U.S. military assistance is another attempt to penalize Israel for defending its citizens even as it continues to seek peace and security with its neighbors, the American Jewish Committee (AJC) said today.

Stunned ADL Tantrum as Christian Churches Rediscover their Conscience

More Good News as Christian leaders asked Congress to reevaluate U.S. military aid to Israel.

Jewish Vandals Strike Atrophied ChrIstian Testicle

Those who know and respect monsignor William Shomali, the Auxiliary Bishop and Vicar General of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem, were surprised and disturbed by his declarations on the Talmud and on Israeli education in the September 30 issue of Famiglia Cristiana.

Syria: Christians take up arms for first time

Christian communities in Aleppo have taken up arms and formed their own militias for the first time.

Pat Robertson: Muslims ‘go crazy’ because they have the spirit of a ‘wild donkey’

Televangelist Pat Robertson on Wednesday responded to this week’s attacks on the U.S. embassies in Egypt and Libya by explaining to his viewers that Muslims “go crazy” when Islam is insulted because they can’t defend the tenets of their religion.

Vandals spray 'Jesus is a monkey' on Latrun monastery

Suspected right-wing extremists spray anti-Christian graffiti, targeting Palestinian property in Migron evacuation rebuke.

Who or what is Russia's "Pussy Riot"?

The 3 member group, "Pussy Riot," is now on trial after they burst into a church in Moscow, disturbing the peace while mocking the beliefs of practitioners in an attempt to protest against Russian President Vladimir Putin. The defense tried to call Alexey Navalny, a longtime operative receiving both political and financial support from the West in efforts to undermine the Russian government and bring back the unhindered plundering that marked the 1990's.

Syria’s Crumbling Pluralism

You cannot bring democracy by killing innocent people or by burning the shrines of Shiites. Syrians don’t do that. This is the work of the Wahhabis in Saudi Arabia,” he added, referring to the ultra conservative Sunni sect.

The Syrian Conflict is Not Sectarian

Bashar Assad married a Sunni (from Homs), of the three high officials assassinated the other day, there was one Sunni, one Christian and one Alawite.

The West is interfering in these uprisings it will not allow the people's will to win, and the policies of the Muslim Brotherhood has changed and they are now more Western aligned.

The Syrian Conflict is Not Sectarian - Ahmed Versi

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