Who is saving Christianity? —Israel…
(CUSA) – It should come as no surprise that the Jews are protecting the Christians in the Holy Land.
This is lost, however, on most Western leaders who see Israel more as a problem than an ally. —Ed.
And amidst all this violent chaos it’s the Middle East’s religious minority communities that have suffered most. Territories that have fallen under the sway of the Islamic State have witnessed a decapitation spree unmatched in sadistic ferocity since the days of Robespierre…
And when Palmyra fell last month, wholesale massacre ensued. Britain’s Daily Mail reported the bodies of over 400 civilians – mostly women and children – lay strewn around the streets. Now, Isis has captured Ramadi, a mere 110 kilometres from Baghdad.
Father Gabriel Naddaf – an Israeli Arab from Nazereth – appeared before the UN Human Rights Council to bear witness to the beleaguered status of his co-religionists: ‘Christians in the Middle East are marginalized’, he warned in Arabic, ‘their rights denied, their property stolen, their honour violated, their men killed, and their children displaced.’…
‘Mr President, we realize there’s only one safe place where Christians are not persecuted. One place where they are protected; enjoying freedom of worship and expression; living in peace and not subjected to killing and genocide. It is Israel, the country in which I live. The Jewish state is the only place where Christians of the Holy Land live in safety.’
Read more: The UK Spectator