Rights protection

Series of Sexual Assaults Highlights the Vulnerability of Pakistani Christian Women and Girls

By ICC’s Pakistan Correspondent 08/30/2019 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – “Oppression exists in different layers for Christian girls in Pakistan. They are suffering on the bases of gender, religion, and class. It has been documented that young Christian girls face higher levels of sexual harassment and are persecuted for their Christian

New Resolution Calling for the Global Repeal of Blasphemy, Heresy and Apostasy Laws

On July 23, 2019, Representative Jamie Raskin (D-MD) introduced House Resolution 512 to the United States House of Representatives. The resolution calls for the global repeal of blasphemy, heresy and apostasy laws. Over 70 countries around the world still have these laws as a part of their national legal structure including countries

Religion

Greek hierarch: OCU doesn’t exist, it cannot be given autocephaly

Metropolitan Seraphim (Mentzelopoulos) of Piraeus. Photo: newpost.gr The OCU is a “church” that does not exist from the canonical point of view, consisting of canon breakers, Metropolitan Seraphim of Piraeus believes. The hierarch of the Greek Orthodox Church, Metropolitan Seraphim (Mentzelopoulos) of Piraeu, is sure that the decision to reinstate

More than 120 temples destroyed in Syria since 2011

More than 120 temples have been partially or completely destroyed as a result of the wars and violent conflicts in Syria since 2011, according to the Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR). Reportedly, there were some planned attacks on churches, since the terrorists used bulldozers in order to destroy the

World News

Sweden makes historically large investments to combat climate change

The Swedish government announced Friday that it will allocate a historically high 2.9 billion SEK (approximately 300 million U.S. dollars) to the environment and climate as part of the country’s budget for 2020. Part of the funding will go directly to protecting and cleaning up high-value nature areas, and part

CRISPR gene editing will be used inside humans for the first time

CRISPR use a tool that cuts or “edits” DNA in a specific spot (Supplied) Patients are about to be enrolled in the first study to test a gene-editing technique known as CRISPR inside the body to try to cure an inherited form of blindness.People with the disease have normal eyes

Prolife

New Sexual Kink: Couples Repeatedly Getting Pregnant and Having Multiple Abortions

A Planned Parenthood spokeswoman recently told the AP that “EVERY reason to have an abortion is a valid reason.” Her comment was about her employer’s lawsuit against a Missouri law that protects unborn babies from sex-selection and disability-based abortions. But one has to wonder how far her thinking applies. As cruel and

Belfast gridlocked as more than 20,000 MARCHED for their LIVES!

Tens of thousands of people have taken part in the March For Their Lives in Belfast city centre to protest the Westminster Government’s abortion law, which would force abortion up to 28 weeks on Northern Ireland. The March was the last major public event before Westminster’s cruel and extreme law

Family and society

A magic coin

A boy was walking along the way as he spotted a one-penny coin lying on the ground. “Well,” he thought, “a penny is also money!” He took it and put it in his wallet. And then he began to think further: “What would I do if I found a thousand

Three lovely back-to-school traditions from around the world

It’s that time of year again. The frenzy of shoe shopping, ironing uniforms and doing the last-minute stationery dash can only mean one thing: it’s time to go back to school. Whether you’re counting down the days until normality returns, or dreading stepping back into the classroom, these lovely back-to-school

Opinion

UK Professors Attempt to Mainstream Cannibalism as Normal

Dostoevsky once said, “If God didn’t exist, everything is possible.” There is wisdom in his observation since, without God, there would be nothing to serve as the ultimate reference for human acts. The eternal law that God established in the universe is inscribed on the human heart. Thus, everyone at

Taxpayers Spend $100 Million Funding Research With Aborted Baby Parts, It’s Time to Stop That

The United States is the world leader in most areas of science and medicine, yet our current medical establishment is decades behind in its ineffective and immoral use of aborted fetal tissue for research. It is time for the federal government to stop funding this antiquated research, and for our

World News

French mayor urges crackdown on the ‘wackos’ climbing Mont Blanc

Philippe Desmazes, AFP | A general view taken on July 20 shows the Vallée Blanche (White valley) in the Mont Blanc mountain range near Chamonix in the French Alps. The mayor of Chamonix in the French Alps has urged President Emmanuel Macron to act against “wackos” climbing the nearby Mont

Ironman Dave Kurtz’s Own Adult Stem Cells Saved His Life. Embryonic Cells Haven’t Cured Any Patients

Seven-time Ironman competitor Dave Kurtz is recovering from an autoimmune disease after a successful adult stem cell transplant, a procedure that used his own stem cells. Kurtz was diagnosed in December 2015 at age 65 with scleroderma, an autoimmune disease that causes the body to produce excess collagen. Until that

Metropolitan Seraphim (Mentzelopoulos) of Piraeus. Photo: newpost.gr The OCU is a “church” that does not exist from the canonical point of view, consisting of canon breakers, Metropolitan Seraphim of Piraeus believes. The hierarch of the Greek Orthodox Church, Metropolitan Seraphim (Mentzelopoulos) of Piraeu, is sure that the decision to reinstateRead more

The Swedish government announced Friday that it will allocate a historically high 2.9 billion SEK (approximately 300 million U.S. dollars) to the environment and climate as part of the country’s budget for 2020. Part of the funding will go directly to protecting and cleaning up high-value nature areas, and partRead more

CRISPR use a tool that cuts or “edits” DNA in a specific spot (Supplied) Patients are about to be enrolled in the first study to test a gene-editing technique known as CRISPR inside the body to try to cure an inherited form of blindness.People with the disease have normal eyesRead more

More than 120 temples have been partially or completely destroyed as a result of the wars and violent conflicts in Syria since 2011, according to the Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR). Reportedly, there were some planned attacks on churches, since the terrorists used bulldozers in order to destroy theRead more

Clergymen of the Greek Church published an address on the “Ukrainian issue”. Photo: ria. ru The clergy of the Greek Church published an open letter on the “Ukrainian issue” urging its hierarchs not to recognize OCU contrary to the position of other Churches. On September 11, 2019, 179 representatives of theRead more