SWEDEN. Last week an angry and upset mother told the country of what happened during a class about religion for 9-year olds in Tierp. Anamaria von Roteliuc didn't believe her daughter when she said that she and her classmates had been forced to confess to Islam in writing. When the girl refused to write "I… Continue reading Pupils Forced to Profess to Islam
NIGERIA. In this short video from Open Doors South Africa Leahs family and their pastor talks about their fears and the rumours about her situation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=St3n_cVYj44
Or the Middle East? How long would it take for me, a secular Catholic Swede, to adapt their customs? Sometimes I play around with this idea and try to see us Swedes from the immigrants point of view. Just as we find some of their customs strange and even plain wrong they see our ways… Continue reading What if I Moved to Somalia?
EGYPT. On January 12 this year a Muslim man in al-Wariq, Giza, crept up behind a Coptic woman walking home with groceries. He grabbed her hair, pulled her head back a and slit her throat. The womans name is Catherine Ramzi and she was rushed to the nearby medical center. Her throat was sewn with… Continue reading Coptic Woman Had Her Throath Slit
EGYPT. The quote comes from this post about a woman who were attacked by a grupp of men. Sexual assaults on women are a common occurrence in Egypt. As an Islamic country, there are strict social rules regulating how women present themselves in public. Since the largest concentration of Christians in the Middle East reside… Continue reading Christian Women in Egypt
NORTH KOREA is the country where Christians are treated worst in the world. Here's four short videos from Open Doors about their situation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8BGCkbE2eo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zLJ3AdcbGow https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNiRH9HuYCs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MN_VhXQMc6E