Category Archives: Persecution

ISIS is committing genocide – and worse – against Christians

Reading an article like this is an antidote to thinking that we have problems.  It is hard to believe the brutality that is taking place as our president and government devote so much time to trivialities and mendacities.  These are … Continue reading

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Is Christianity In The Middle East Coming To An End?

It’s easy for American Christians to be oblivious to what’s happening with Christians in the Middle East.  What’s happening to Christians in that part of the world now is worse than anything that has happened to them in almost 2,000 years.  That’s … Continue reading

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John Rhys-Davies: We have lost our moral compass completely | Fox News

Excerpt: Rhys-Davies, who played the dwarf Gimli in the “Lord of the Rings” movies told Carolla “we have lost our moral compass completely” and said he fears the end of “Western European Christian civilization.” “Basically, Christianity in the Middle East … Continue reading

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County Clerk Appeals Federal Judge’s Gay Marriage Mandate

Kim Davis, clerk of Rowan County, Ky., shouldn’t be forced against her faith to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, her lawyer says. (3-minute read; 763 words) Source: County Clerk Appeals Federal Judge’s Gay Marriage Mandate For a running list … Continue reading

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Court Rules Baker Must Design Cakes for Gay Marriages

  What do you think America’s Founding Fathers would think if someone had told them that one day the government they created would coerce people to violate their Christian convictions? Opening excerpt: A custom cake baker in suburban Denver can’t … Continue reading

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Persecuted for the Sake of Righteousness Outside America

I’ve previously posted Persecuted for the Sake of Righteousness in America in order to keep track of some of the specific cases that have come and gone in the news.  Given that, I thought it might make sense to keep track … Continue reading

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Syrian Christians and the English Jew – by Charles Krauthammer

God bless the Jew George Weidenfeld!  He is working to save Christians being driven from their homes – ancient and current – in the Middle East. (3-minute read; 752 words) Source: Syrian Christians and the English Jew – The Washington Post

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Atlanta Fire Chief Fired ‘Absolutely’ Wants His Job Back

Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran is another of those who in our day and in our country are being persecuted for righteousness. (3-minute read; 690 words; includes a 6:49 video clip) Source: Atlanta Fire Chief Fired ‘Absolutely’ Wants His Job … Continue reading

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It Gets Worse for the Christian Bakers in Oregon

Two new developments in the case of Melissa and Aaron Klein (Sweet Cakes Bakery) who were preliminarily fined $135,000 for declining to bake a cake for a same-sex “marriage.” 1. The preliminary ruling of a $135,000 was made firm and … Continue reading

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International Agencies Confirm Thousands of ISIS Executions – including Children, including Crucifixion

While the American news media reports on the latest Hollywood trivia, this is some of what’s happening in the world: Excerpts: The blood-soaked executioners of ISIS have spared neither women nor children since the jihadist army established its caliphate a … Continue reading

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