Persecution of Christians – week 9

On February 9 ten churches in a village in southern Ethiopia were attacked by local Muslims. One church was destroyed and the property of all ten of them was burned (it's believed that the other buildings were spared because of the risk that they would harm houses owned by Muslims close by). Some Christians got… Continue reading Persecution of Christians – week 9

Persecution of Christians – week 43

Asia Bibis verdict have not been announced yet, even though the Pakistani Supreme Court generally do it the same day. A Christian lawyer from American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) claim that the reason has to do with security. Protestant pastor Nguyen Trung Ton are serving a 12-year prison sentence in Vietnam for trying… Continue reading Persecution of Christians – week 43

Letter to a Soldier of Allah

CANADA. Algerian writer Karim Akouche, who lives in Quebec since 2008, have written several books. He is now an unbeliever and says that the roots of violence is endeed found in the Quran. Here's an excerp from Letter to a soldier of Allah.  "As a child, I played the game. I had no choice. I… Continue reading Letter to a Soldier of Allah

Persecution of Christians -week 31

The Christian convert Amir Saman Dashti were sentenced by Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Court to four months in prison for Christian activities. Ramiel Bet Tamraz was also sentenced to four months for being Christian. Believers are often sent to the prison Evin who is the roughest prison and it's known that torture is used. Amir spent… Continue reading Persecution of Christians -week 31

Persection of Christians – week 27

2018-06-03 During the last year and a half the Myanmar military have bombed 60 churches and turned some of them into Buddhist pagodas. The Kachin people who are 95% Christian are beaing treatened increasingly worse. Murders and rape have occured. A spirituality center for Franciscan nuns in the southern Philippines were raided by both police and… Continue reading Persection of Christians – week 27