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April 19, 2019
These Muslim herdsmen, along with the terror group Boko Haram, have been terrorizing and killing Christians in Nigeria with impunity for years now,...
April 18, 2019
ISIS has been driven out, but unfortunately, this has not led to relief for Iraq’s Christians. Almost all of the Orthodox Christians in Iraq...
April 18, 2019
While this gives the impression that progress is being made, there is far more that needs to be done for Christians in Egypt to enjoy full religious...
April 17, 2019
This news item concerns Roman Catholic priests who refuse to join the government-sanctioned Roman Catholic Church, but it has ominous implications...
April 16, 2019
This is a consequence of the fact that the Egyptian government is very slow to approve applications for the construction of new churches. All too...
April 15, 2019
Orthodox Christians and all Christians in China are now in extreme danger because of the Chinese government’s increasing tendency to make...
April 14, 2019
Syriac Orthodox Archbishop Yohanna Ibrahim and Greek Orthodox Archbishop Paul Yazigi have been missing since April 2013. To date, no one has claimed...
April 13, 2019
Here is a harrowing firsthand account of the ongoing persecution of Christians in Nigeria, which has claimed thousands of lives and threatens the...
April 13, 2019
“While the constitution of Communist-run Laos technically protects freedom of religion, conflicts between Christians and local authorities...
April 11, 2019
This article is about authorities’ efforts to destroy a Roman Catholic shrine, but it carries ominous implications also for the Orthodox...
April 10, 2019
“Without my completing answering them, my brothers immediately began surrounding me, with sticks. It was difficult to escape. They began shouting,...
April 9, 2019
The Christians of India today are being called upon to have the courage and perseverance of the Holy Martyrs. They are in urgent need of protection...
April 8, 2019
There are also around 2000 members of the Indonesia Orthodox Church, with 13 parishes in Java, Bali, Sumatra, Celebes, Timor and Papua. 87% of...
April 7, 2019
As we noted last Wednesday, the Chinese government’s crackdown on unregistered Protestant churches can and does have impact upon Orthodox and...
April 6, 2019
The Christians of Nigeria, including the Orthodox, are experiencing a crucifixion. Please pray that our Lord, God and Savior Jesus Christ would grant...
April 5, 2019
Almost all of the Orthodox Christians in Iraq were displaced during the period of war and strife that began early in the 21st century. Even at this...
April 4, 2019
“Although the constitution of Chad does not permit diya to be enforced among non-Muslim communities, in practice it is increasingly becoming...
April 3, 2019
This article notes that “in all likelihood, the push to get people to snitch on each will especially affect underground Protestant communities,...
April 2, 2019
The discrimination against Christians and Christianity in Turkey’s educational system is just one aspect of the ongoing plight of the...
April 1, 2019
Dr. Anthony J. Limberakis, National Commander of the Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, recently responded to...