Victimization of Egypt's Christians Worse After Revolution
While some are aware that the Christians of war-torn Syria and Iraq are regularly abducted and held for large ransoms by Western-sponsored â€śfreedom fighters,â€ť it is largely unknown in the West that the Christians of Egyptâ€”which is not war-torn and has a stable governmentâ€”are also prey to the same treatment. According to Al Moheet, a new human rights report indicates that there are dozens of cases of Muslim gangs abducting Christian Copts and holding them for ransom, in Nag Hammadi alone.
jpw wrote: pray for the Christians of Egypt! they are suffering terrible persecution! shame on the western church.
Amen my friend
Hebrews 11:40 God having provided some better thing for us, that they without us should not be made perfect. Hebrews 12:1 Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,