Christians are reportedly being crucified in the Middle East.
That’s right, crucified.
This latest atrocity – by jihadists in Syria – is part of a wave of Christian persecution that is sweeping the Middle East and North Africa, a wave of persecution worse even than in biblical times.
From Pastor Saeed imprisoned and beaten in Iran, to Meriam Ibrahim giving birth in chains in Sudan, to the slaughter of Christians in Iraq, Syria, Nigeria, and Kenya – jihadists are trying to wipe Christianity off the map.
It’s time for America, home to tens of millions of Christians, to stand up for liberty. It’s time for the Obama Administration to make religious liberty an international priority.
Dear President Obama and Members of Congress,
We cannot simply stand by and watch as Christians are systematically persecuted, imprisoned, and killed. We must defend religious freedom abroad. Exert maximum diplomatic and economic efforts to protect Christianity in the Middle East, home of the world’s oldest churches. Jihad must not prevail.
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ISIS has emerged as the foremost terrorist threat against the U.S. and the world at large in recent weeks and months. Though it began as an offshoot of al Qaeda, known as al Qaeda in Iraq (AQI), ISIS (or the Islamic State as it now prefers to be known) not only broke away from the al Qaeda name but...
In his address to the nation last week, President Obama declared to the nation — to the world — that ISIS (also known as ISIL, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant) was not Islamic. Across the globe, jaws dropped. It’s not my purpose today to cite chapter and verse why President Obama is wrong.
Order Rise of ISIS on Barnes and Noble : Order Rise of ISIS on Amazon.com : Order Rise of ISIS on Apple iBooks : They were the images no one wanted to see: Beheadings, crucifixions, mass executions, and a wave of anti-Christian abuse that’s been called the “worst religious persecution since the...