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Susan Henry-Crowe

UMC Official: Christians, Jews, and Muslims on Same “Spiritual Journey”

April 20, 2016

The Rev. Dr. Susan Henry-Crowe, General Secretary of the UMC’s GBCS, preached at the Washington National Cathedral on Sunday, April 17.

Faith and Shahbaz Bhatti during one of his visits to Washington, DC

GOODBYE, GOOD MAN: SHAHBAZ BHATTI, Valiant Defender of Human Rights in Pakistan

March 25, 2016

March 2 was the five year anniversary of the assassination of Pakistan’s State Minister for Religious Minorities, and a brother in Christ, Shahbaz Bhatti.

Rabbi Gerald Serotta

Interfaith Forum Ignores Islamic Immigration Questions

March 10, 2016

A presentation by the controversial Rumi Forum was uniformly uncritical towards current Middle Eastern refugee issues.

Sharansky Steps near the United Nations in NY. (Photo by Faith McDonnell)

International Criminal Court Indictment of Sudan President: Sound and Fury Signifying Nothing

March 8, 2016

Our Sudanese brothers and sisters have the courage to fight evil. Do we have the courage to see evil and stand with them?

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The Greater Tide and the Bloodstained Shore

February 29, 2016

“The Greater Tide” echoes powerfully the martyrdom of all of those who have died for the sake of the Cross, but particularly the men on the Libyan seashore.

Assyrian and American flags (Photo credit: Faith J. H. McDonnell)

ACTIONS NOW! To Fight the ISIS Genocide of Christians, Others

February 24, 2016

The actions suggested in this blog post, including the #stopISISgenocide campaign, should be taken NOW because time is running out — both existentially, for the Assyrian Christians and other minorities, but also in a more literal sense, as you will see.

Marrakesh, Morocco, hosted a conference that made an Islamic declaration on religious liberty

Islamic Declaration Offers Slim Religious Freedom Hope

February 17, 2016

Observers maintained great expectations for the Marrakesh Declaration. Unfortunately, this Islamic declaration raises more questions than answers.

Assyrian and American flags (Photo credit: Faith J. H. McDonnell)

3 Things You Can Do Right Now to Fight ISIS Genocide of Christians, Yazidis, Others

February 13, 2016

The United States government remains glaringly absent from those world powers speaking out against ISIS’ genocidal slaughter and destruction in the Middle East. But you can help change that right now.

Saint Josephine Bakhita

Bakhita: Daughter of Darfur, Daughter of Christ

February 10, 2016

The life of St. Bakhita is a reminder of how God can use for good the most evil and despicable actions of men. And it is a demonstration of Jesus’ love for the daughters of Darfur.

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Anglicans Confront Challenge of Islam

February 2, 2016

A gathering of academics, bishops and evangelists examine the Christian response to the fast-growing global faith.

Muslim Equality Manifesto

Equality Manifesto Ignores Islamic Threats

January 8, 2016

Various religious leaders and scholars recently condemned public figures’ “highly offensive remarks” concerning Muslims that supposedly “would deny the foundation of the constitution”.

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Michigan Episcopalians Promote “Islam 101”

January 4, 2016

The swiftly declining Episcopal Diocese of Michigan has apparently discovered a new way to lose members: send them to the Islamic center.