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By Oliver Zimski A Disaster is Transfigured For three months, German politicians has found themselves on an unprecedented wrong track. With false signals and incentives, they have broadened the refugee movement in western Europe’s direction from Middle East civil war regions to an international millions-fold mass influx to Germany, violated international treaties and destroyed an […]
The following is a letter to the editor of the Neue Zürcher Zeitung in response to an article that ran in the newspaper on September 29th. The article from September 29th gives an inviting report about the exhibition “Islamic Everyday Life in Zürich,” but there are a few statements by the author that unfortunately aren’t […]
On 2/5/2015, the “Neue Westfälische“ newspaper published an interview with Pastor Eberhard Helling (photo), Islam commissioner for the Lübeck Evangelical Church group, regarding the attacks in Paris. Helling sees no connections between Islam and the terror. Immediately after the Charlie Hebdo editors were killed, he went to the mosque of his confidence in order to […]
While Mohammedans in every place can roar without retribution their “Allahu akbar” which as much as means “Allah is greater (than other gods),” a pastoral instruction that Christians must not blur the difference between Christianity and Islam has led to investigations of “incitement” by the district attorney in Bremen against Evangelical Pastor Olaf Latzel (photo). […]
In Northern Israeli Nazareth, one of the most important places in the life of Jesus Christ and thus a much sought out place of pilgrimage for Christians, Muslims once again have just put up a large billboard on which the Christians are warned about their alleged heresy.
Anyone observes the trends of the time who without blinders on regarding Muslim immigration and infiltration and leftist politics in our country must recognize that simply a vacuum here is being filled that we ourselves have created. This is an inconvenient fact that nobody wants to hear, but that we must pose to ourselves. Even […]
According to information by the “Bild” newspaper, the Bureau for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights of the Organization for Security and Collaboration in Europe (OSCE), in 2012 a total of 414 attacks on Christians and Christian facilities were registered in Germany. That, according to the statements, comes from the current OSCE report on hate crimes […]
For PI readers, the worldwide persecution of Christians, especially by Islam, is nothing new. Now, the Vatican has finally officially called on the UN: According to an estimate by Archbishop Silvano Maria Tomasi (photo), each year more than 100,000 Christians worldwide are killed for their faith. “Credible investigations” have led to this “shocking result,” Radio […]
Spurred on by his triumph of having conquered the “Second Rome” – Constantinople – this drove the ambitious Ottoman Ruler Mehmed II to subject the “First Rome” also to the sword of the prophet. On the way to the West, the Turkish flotilla appeared in the southern Adriatic in 1480. The city of Otranto was […]
Saeed Abedini, pastor and American citizen, is now in jail in Iran. Abedini obtained US citizenship in 2005 after converting to Christ and coming to the US. Before that, he had been the leader of a group of house churches in Iran. He has continued to return to Iran to visit his parents and to […]
An Egyptian family was sentenced to 15 years in prison, according to statements by human rights personnel, because they converted from Islam to Christianity. The sentence was handed down Sunday in the northern Egyptian city of Biba, the International Society for Human Rights (IGFM) reported. Also, the seven officers who underhandedly helped in changing the […]
Cologne Archbishop Joachim Kardinal Meisner gave a “battle” sermon on December 28th in the Cologne cathedral whose content might even speak to some non-Christian readers. The subjects were persecution of Christians, childlessness in Germany, the situation of families and the squandering of taxpayer funds. The cardinal, in his message, used such terms as “German nation” […]
I really don’t need to write to you because you already know me and my thoughts anyway and you hear me. But today, I am writing you because I would like for the people to read it. I want to bring them along in my relationship with you.
While capitalist South Korea stands worldwide for economic growth and high-tech products, Communist North Korea regularly provides headlines through bitter poverty, famines and military aggression. And there is still a contrast: While religious freedom rules in the democratic south, in the dictatorial north Christians are bitterly persecuted – 1st place on the “Open Doors” World […]
Guest Contribution by Allan Erickson Christmas means everything really. It means fallen man was visited in person by Glorious God. Christmas means there is hope in a hopeless situation because God is love. Christmas is that unique, miraculous place were the lowest of the low meet the Most High, face-to-face.
Two weeks ago, Youcef Nadarkhani who was condemned to die for apostasy from Islam was released due to international pressure on the regime (PI reported). Another Christian, Pastor Behnam Irani (photo) has been in a prison in Iran despite great health problems for a year, and because of “actions against the national security/propaganda against the […]
Vienna/Königstein (kath.net/KIN) – The international Catholic aid organization “Church in Distress” is calling for media reports about the conditions in Syria to be accepted critically and with great caution. The present speaker for the organization, Pater Dr. Andrzej Halemba, declares:
Pastor and director of the Elbingerode Home for Deaconesses and Mothers, Reinhard Holmer (photo) has called on Christians to speak the truth openly by name. As an example, he mentioned the dealings with Islam: “Islam is undemocratic. It stands against our ideals of freedom and is misogynous. Everyone knows it but is afraid to say […]
Taxpayer funded ARD in its “Wort zum Sonntag” (Word for Sunday) last Saturday placed evangelical Christians on a level with Salafists. Catholic father Wolfgang Beck (photo) said in so many words in his “Devotion”:
You don’t see this every day: an Old Communist with the Pope. Did Fidel Castro receive a Bible? According to the press, he supposedly ordered several books with the Pope. One thing’s for certain, Communism has existed for 100 years, the popery for 2000 years. Nothing more need be said! Posted by kewil on PI […]