Syria: Assad Speaks


The link below is to an article that looks at the news from Syria, with Syrian president Bashar al-Assad commenting on events in his country.

For more visit:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/apr/06/syria-crisis-bashar-al-assad-middle-east

China: President Xi Jinping


The link below is to an article that looks at the elevation of Xi Jinping to president in China.

For more visit:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/mar/14/xi-jinping-installed-china-president

Mormonism No Longer a Cult???


The link below is to an article that reports on how Billy Graham’s website has removed Mormonism from its list of cults. Perhaps a way to make it easier for voting for a Mormon as president of the USA?

For more visit:
http://thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/tgc/2012/10/19/billy-grahams-website-removes-mormonism-from-cult-list/

Nigeria: Boko Haram Demand Resignation of President


The link below is to an article reporting on the latest persecution news out of Nigeria, where the president has been told to resign by Boko Haram terrorists.

For more visit:
http://www.worthynews.com/11679-muslim-group-demands-christian-prez-convert-or-resign

Egypt: Hosni Mubarak Clinically Dead


  1. There are conflicting reports coming out of Egypt concerning former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak. Recent reports indicate that he is clinically dead, others that he is unconscious following a stroke.

Latest Persecution News – 11 June 2012


Violence Continues in Nigeria as Akinola Criticizes President

The following article reports on the latest news of persecution in Nigeria where Islamic estremists continue to attack Christians and their churches.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/nigeria/article_1563037.html

 

Court Rulings Mirror Fears, Hopes in Egyptian Vote

The following article reports on the fears and hopes of Egypt’s Christians in that country’s return to democracy.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/egypt/article_1567353.html

 

The articles linked to above are by Compass Direct News and  relate to persecution of Christians around the world. Please keep in mind that the definition of ‘Christian’ used by Compass Direct News is inclusive of some that would not be included in a definition of Christian that I would use or would be used by other Reformed Christians. The articles do however present an indication of persecution being faced by Christians around the world.

India: Evangelist Arrested for Conspiracy to Murder


The link below is to an article about Indian evangelist Kilari Anand Paul, the president and founder of Global Peace Initiative, and two others, for conspiracy to murder.

For more visit:
http://www.christiantelegraph.com/issue16357.html

USA: Barack Obama on Jesus


The following article reports on US president Barack Obama and his thoughts on Jesus and Easter. (At least what he said in a speech, which doesn’t mean a great deal - my thoughts on the article).

http://www.wnd.com/2012/04/obama-finally-talks-about-jesus/

USA: Barack Obama No Christian


The following article reports on the personal religion of Barack Obama. What is clear from the interview is that the answers given to questions that were asked of President Obama, is that Barack Obama is not a Christian as far as the Bible definition of a Christian goes. He may be regarded as a ‘Christian’ in some sort of typical western religious manner, but as far as true Christianity goes, he is not.

http://www.christiantelegraph.com/issue15679.html