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
There has been a lot of debate here in Sweden about being allowed to pray during workhours. The municipality Bromölla wants to forbid it which got them reported to the Ombudsman against Ethnic Discrimination (DO). Since Swedens culture is Christian our notion of prayer is clasped hands while praying silently. It's done in under a … Continue reading Islam & Prayer
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
Open Doors released their World Watch List 2020 today and it's, as usual, a very interesting read. Christians are the biggest persecuted group in the world and it's increasing. As many as 260 million Christians in 50 countries are subjected to high or extreme persecution. Another fifty million in 23 countries outside the top 50 … Continue reading World Watch List 2020
The World Report 2020 about human rights around the globe was released yesterday. The focus seems to be on China (I haven't had time to read the report yet) and that was the focus of the press conference that you can watch below. There was a lot of talk about the Muslims in China, but … Continue reading The World Report 2020