Reg. No. 1084047
Editorial supervisor, Dr. Helmy Guirguis
 
Where’s outrage over persecution of Iraqi Christians?

Where’s outrage over persecution of Iraqi Christians?

Why doesn’t the slaughter of Christians seem to activate World leaders social antennas?”Avidly reading and watching the news, from Islamic State to Ebola recently, I have been repeatedly surprised by the absence of one rather important word:...

UK to Begin Crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood

UK to Begin Crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood

Downing Street is to order a crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood and a network of Islamist groups accused of fuelling extremism in Britain and across the Arab world. David Cameron launched an inquiry into the Brotherhood earlier this year,...

Egyptian Government Promotes Christian Itineraries

Egyptian Government Promotes Christian Itineraries

Ibrahim Mahlab's government is underscoring Egypt's Christian identity in a bid to relaunch Egypt's religious tourism. The message emerging from Tuesday night's inaguration cerimony , attended by Egyptian Minister of Tourism Hisham Zaazou and by...

The Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom celebrated the Feast of Nayrouz

The Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom celebrated the Feast of Nayrouz

Press Release: HRH The Prince of Wales sends message to the Coptic Orthodox Community in the UK as they celebrate new year in St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey. The Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom celebrated the Feast of...

Pope Francis decries persecution of Christians in the Middle East

Pope Francis decries persecution of Christians in the Middle East

The Middle East, especially Iraq and Syria, are experiencing “terrorism of previously unimaginable proportions” in which the perpetrators seem to have absolutely no regard for the value of human life, Pope Francis said.

Christians in the Middle East Are the Focus of Vatican Gathering

Christians in the Middle East Are the Focus of Vatican Gathering

"We cannot resign ourselves to imagining a Middle East without Christians," Pope tells cardinals. Describing the notion of a Middle East devoid of Christians as unthinkable, Pope Francis led a discussion about how to respond to the crisis the...

Egypt's Religious Conversion Controversy

Egypt's Religious Conversion Controversy

Newspapers and news sites reported on clashes Sept. 15 between security forces and Coptic demonstrators in the town of Jabal al-Tair in Minya governorate. Afterward, demonstrators tried to attack a police station in protest of what they called...

200,000 activists tell Europe: stand up for persecuted Christians

200,000 activists tell Europe: stand up for persecuted Christians

More than 200,000 people have signed a petition asking European leaders to offer “real help” for persecuted Christians and other religious minorities around the world.

Church to appeal Asia Bibi death penalty

Church to appeal Asia Bibi death penalty

Catholic leaders in Pakistan will appeal to their country’s Supreme Court after a lower court upheld the death penalty for a blasphemy ruling against a Christian mother of five children.

Pakistani Court Upholds Death Sentence for Christian Mother Convicted of 'Blasphemy'

Pakistani Court Upholds Death Sentence for Christian Mother Convicted of 'Blasphemy'

Last week, a Pakistani high court upheld a death sentence for Asia Bibi, a Christian mother accused of blasphemy. Bibi, a mother of five and a Christian, was arrested in June of 2009 and sentenced to death in November 2010 under Pakistan's...

  • Where’s outrage over persecution of Iraqi Christians?
  • UK to Begin Crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood
  • Egyptian Government Promotes Christian Itineraries
  • The Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom celebrated the Feast of Nayrouz
  • Pope Francis decries persecution of Christians in the Middle East
  • Christians in the Middle East Are the Focus of Vatican Gathering
  • Egypt's Religious Conversion Controversy
  • 200,000 activists tell Europe: stand up for persecuted Christians
  • Church to appeal Asia Bibi death penalty
  • Pakistani Court Upholds Death Sentence for Christian Mother Convicted of 'Blasphemy'

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U.S. International Religious Freedom Report for 2013 – Egypt

Respect for religious freedom remained poor during the year under both former President Mohamed Morsy’s administration and the current interim government. On July 3, Mohamed Morsy was removed and Adly Mansour was named interim president.

FCO Annual Human Rights and Democracy Report 2013

Foreign Secretary William Hague launched the 2013 Foreign & Commonwealth Office Report on Human Rights and Democracy. The report is a comprehensive assessment of the global human rights situation in 2013. It sets out what the Government is doing through the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to promote human rights and democratic values around the world in three principal ways.

75 Percent of Persecution is Against Christians: Report

The 2013 Persecuted and Forgotten? Report provides in-depth analysis of the situation Christians face in 30 countries where believers, to one degree or another, are not fully free to practice their faith. In the past two years violence and intimidation targeting Christians have increased in a number of nations.