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Iraq's Christians under Siege

First appeared on 08/08/2014. Insights is also available to members via email delivery.

Most readers know about the growing disaster for Christians in Iraq as the Islamic State gains ground.

Pope Francis is distraught and the American Bishops have slated August 17th as a day of prayer for our Iraqi brothers and sisters. Here are three relevant news stories, posted today:

The one bit of good news coming out of the region as Christians flee Iraq is that Conversions to Christianity are on the rise in Egypt.... [more content for subscribers]

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