SteveR wrote: God acts alone to save his people. The responsibility for salvation does not rest on the sinner despite their good works or lack thereof. I see nothing in Pauls epistle to the Galatians that would alter Iraqi Christians receiving unmerited grace from my Lord(Sola Gratia). Perhaps your god, the god that persecutes the Church in palestine, would shun them?
And if Rome is overrun by the Mohammedan, the Vatican is sacked, and the Pope is martyred, will that event suddenly make their brand of 1.3 billion sacerdotalists evangelical?