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June 15, 2019
About 30% of the population of Burkina Faso is Christian, with two-thirds of these being Roman Catholic. Like Christians in other African countries,...
June 14, 2019
The escalating persecution of Christians in Africa threatens all Christians on the continent, including the Orthodox Christian communities in...
June 13, 2019
These Muslim herdsmen, along with the terror group Boko Haram, have been terrorizing and killing Christians in Nigeria with impunity for years now,...
May 7, 2019
The persecution of Christians in parts of the world is at near "genocide" levels, according to a report ordered by British Foreign Secretary Jeremy...
May 7, 2019
A new report says that the persecution of Christians across the world is fast becoming genocide and that the faith will soon disappear in some areas...
April 24, 2019
It is heartening to see this article in the Washington Post. For too long, the persecution of Christians worldwide has risen in inverse proportion to...
April 23, 2019
This poignant reminder of the grim reality of the persecution of Christians worldwide was published before the attacks in Sri Lanka that had churches...
April 21, 2019
The death toll is as of this writing 207 and rising. Please pray for the victims and their families and friends, and for all the Christians of Sri...
April 20, 2019
Christians in general are a tiny minority in this massive nation, and they are more threatened now than ever before. Christians face increasing...
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...