Muslims act as human shields for Christians

As Copts mark their Christmas, under threats of attack and fear of further bloodshed, The Anchoress points to this great story of solidarity in Egypt: Egypt’s majority Muslim population stuck to its word Thursday night. What had a been a promise of solidarity to the weary Coptic community, was honoured, when thousands of Muslims showed [Read More...]

Slaughter in Egypt: bomb kills Coptic Christians at mass

Another deadly attack on Christians, this time in Egypt, as they attended mass on New Year’s Day. Details, from the AP: A powerful bomb, possibly from a suicide attacker, exploded in front of a Coptic Christian church as a crowd of worshippers emerged from a New Years Mass early Saturday, killing at least 21 people [Read More...]

Muslim enrollment climbing at Catholic colleges

Seems the prayerful, disciplined culture agrees with them. Details, from the Washington Post: On a quick break between classes last week, Reef Al-Shabnan slipped into an empty room at Catholic University to start her daily prayers to Allah. In one corner was a life-size painting of Jesus carrying the cross. In another, the portrait of [Read More...]