EGYPT: Four Arrests for Copt Cathedral Bombing
  • 12 January 2017

Egyptian police have arrested four people in the wake of the bombing that killed dozens of Christians at Cairo’s Coptic Christian cathedral last month, the Interior Ministry said. The death toll from the bombing at a chapel next to St Mark’s Cathedral in Cairo has risen to 28, the Health Ministry added. President Abdel Fattah […]

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It is scary, but I know Jesus is with me
  • 25 October 2016

Joshua is a Bible college student in the Philippines, where Muslim extremist groups are trying to take over the land owned by Christians and claim it to be an Islamic state. Watch as Joshua describes what it is like to live in this dangerous area and what it means to him to trust in the […]

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Christians Facing Islamic Extremists: ISIS
  • 17 October 2016

Region: Iraq, Syria “Convert, pay a tax, leave or die.” The self-proclaimed Islamic State (ISIS) became infamous when it invaded the city of Mosul, Iraq, in June 2014. Mosul, which is the ancient biblical city of Nineveh, has been home to Christians for almost 2,000 years. Members of ISIS went door to door identifying homes […]

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KENYA: Al Shabaab Claims the Lives of Six Christians
  • 12 October 2016

An attack in the early hours of 6 October in north-east Kenya by al Shabaab militants resulted in the murder of six Christians. The militant group’s own radio station, Radio Andalus, reports that the grenade and gun attack on a residential compound in Mandera, on the Somali border ─ an area known to have Kenyan […]

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PAKISTAN: Massacre of Christians Averted
  • 22 September 2016

Christians in northwest Pakistan narrowly escaped with their lives after security forces foiled a suicide bomb plot against them. Security guard Samuel Masih opened his community’s main gate to four Taliban bombers — and died in a hail of bullets. Two other guards were injured, as were two soldiers and a policeman. However, the swift […]

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