Christmas attacks confirm threats facing Christians in India

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December 30, 2016
Four separate incidents of violence and intimidation around Christmas time illustrates that India’s powerful militant Hindu nationalist movements continue to make life increasingly difficult for the country’s Christian minority.
MUMBAI, India – Four separate incidents of violence and intimidation around Christmas time illustrates that India’s powerful militant Hindu national movements continue to make life increasingly difficult for the country’s Christian minority.

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Hindu man facing beheading in Saudi Arabia for “blasphemous” Facebook post-

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DECEMBER 28, 2016 12:00 PM
Hindu man from Indian state of Telangana languishing in Saudi jail for his ‘blasphemous’ FB post. Save him from Sharia Execution.Saudi Arabia — ruled by Sharia — also carries out dozens of beheadings, yet Western analysts still claim that the Islamic State is an aberrant entity.Soudi Arabia currently head United Nations Human Rights Commission

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100 year old bloody rebellion in China against Scottish Presbyterians

Published on 28 December, 2016

A PRICELESS handwritten public proclamation has cast fresh light on the impact of a bloody rebellion on Scottish Presbyterians in China over 100 years ago.

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Sandy Sneddon, Asia Secretary for the Church of Scotland's world Mission Council displays the fragile scroll
The striking document, which is about two feet long and written in beautiful calligraphy, was issued by the Court of Emperor Kuang Hsu after the Boxer Uprising ended in 1901.

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