Tag Archives: jihad
Gloria TV: Authorities in New Jersey allege a Muslim man beheaded two Coptic Christians, burying their bodies and heads and hands in separate graves near Philadelphia, bringing the horror of the persecution of Christians in Islamic nations to the United States. More here.
Catholic Culture: Suicide bombers attacked a Catholic parish in the central Nigerian city of Jos on March 11, killing at least ten people. Jos has been a center of activity of the Islamist terrorist organization Boko Haram. More here with link.
HudsonNewYork: Several churches in northern Nigeria were bombed December 25, in what has been described as “Nigeria’s blackest Christmas ever.” The attacks, perpetrated by the Muslim militant group Boko Haram, killed at least 39 people, “the majority dying on the steps of a Catholic church [in Madalla near the capital of Abuja] after celebrating Christmas Mass as blood pooled in dust from a massive explosion.” … More →
No wonder the pope is deploring the lack of protection for Christians in Mid-East. This is now the second time that security forces have failed in Moslem countries and left large crowds of Christian unprotected at a holy day Mass. In Baghdad, they showed up hours late; New Years Even night, in Alexandria, they left their post (all but four) before the Mass was over. … More →
Catholic Culture: In a pathetic interview with BBC, London-based Archbishop Athanasios Dawood expressed his frustration, after the attack last week on the Bagdad Catholic cathedral, over the lack of protection given to Christians in Iraq and the new hatred that has taken over the nation after the US invasion. “You know, everybody hates the Christian,” he said in additional remarks to BBC. “Yes, during Saddam … More →