Persecution

The Pope appeals for action against persecution of Christians

by news.va
Published on August 7, 2015
Pope Francis has appealed to the international community to take action against the continuing persecution of Christians and religious minorities. In a letter addressed to… READ MORE
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Pope Francis Denounces ISIS Slaughter: ‘Their Blood Confesses Christ’

by THOMAS D. WILLIAMS, PH.D.
Published on February 16, 2015

This morning, Pope Francis condemned the brutal slaying of 21 Coptic Christians perpetrated by ISIS in Libya over the weekend, proclaiming them martyrs killed out… READ MORE
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Islamic extremism to blame as Christian deaths nearly double in a year – report

by RT.com
Published on January 9, 2014

At least 2,100 Christians died because of their beliefs in 2013 according to a group monitoring persecution of Christians worldwide. Most of the dead were… READ MORE