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Elim 8th Anniversary Retreat

On Oct 27, 2016 11:51 PM EDT


December 3, 2016

 

 

Two Coptic Christians from the village of Ezbat El-Sheikh Nageim in Minya, Upper Egypt, are being accused of inciting sectarian strife and are now facing arrest after a comment shared on Facebook sparked a riot among a number of Muslims in their village.
Christians gathered together with Sikhs, Hindus, and Muslims at the Aishbagh Eidgah in India to protest the ongoing "genocide" of religious minorities in Rohingya at the hands of the Myanmar government.
A U.S. Senate committee voted on Sept. 19 to advance a bill which aimed to provide aid to Christian genocide victims in Iraq and those who were forcibly displaced as a result of the atrocities of the Islamic State in 2014.