Did Tom Cruise Try to Kill Scientology Documentary?

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Sputniknews - 30/11/16 Actress and former Scientologist Leah Remini is spilling secrets about her time with the church, including accusations that Tom Cruise had tried to stop the production of a 60 Minutes episode that was critical of the religion. At the time of the 60 Minutes expose, Remini, 46, was starring on a popular CBS show, the King ...

60 Minutes feature ISIS Persecution of Christians in Iraq

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23/3/15 Read Full Article HERE: "They take everything from us, but they cannot take the God from our hearts, they cannot."-Archbishop Nicodemus Sharaf of the Syriac Orthodox Church in Mosul.  Global: 60 Minutes by CBS television network features the persecution of Christians in Ira by ISIS. Source:  

The Order of St. Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate Present the Athenagoras Human Rights Award to the CBS News Program “60 Minutes”

PR Newswire NEW YORK- 20/10/13 NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Order of St. Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate awarded the prestigious Athenagoras Human Rights Award to the CBS News television program 60 Minutes at the New York Hilton's Grand Ballroom on Saturday Night. Honorees included, Jeff Fager, CBS News President and 60 Minutes Executive Producer; Bill Owens, Executive Editor; Bob Simon, Senior ...

60 Minutes to receive Athenagoras Human Rights Award, Oct 19

New York, NY 9/16/2013 The CBS television news program "60 Minutes" will receive this year's Athenagoras Human Rights Award presented by the Order of Saint Andrew, the Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, at the organization's annual banquet Saturday, Oct. 19, at the New York Hilton Hotel in New York City. "60 Minutes" was selected for the award because ...

Christian Population in Israel Grows, but Prejudice Remains

Orthodox Christian worshippers hold crosses as they take part in the Eastern and Orthodox Church’s Good Friday procession along the Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem’s Old City earlier this year. (Ammar Awad/Reuters)

Shawn A. Akers - 27/7/13 A 2012 report by Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) reveals that Christianity is growing at a rate of 1.3 percent annually in the Holy Land. Clerics, however, recently expressed a concern about the life challenges faced by the Christian population there. CBS reports that two percent of the country’s population—or 158,000 people—claim ...

Israeli Persecution forces Christians to Emigrate

By Khalid Amayreh 5/5/2012 Israeli ambassador to the United State Michael Oren recently tried to bully CBS to kill a story exposing Israeli persecution, harassment and mistreatment of Palestinian Christians, forcing many of them to emigrate. Oren, a Jewish supremacist, reportedly described the '60 Minutes' broadcast of 12+ minute story on Israel's mistreatment of Palestinian Christians as "a ...

Bethlehem’s last Christians?

28/4/2012 Op-ed: World, churches silent in face of Islamic persecution of Palestinian Christians. Veteran CBS News anchor Bob Simon just reported on the Palestinian Christians, indicting Israel’s “occupation” as responsible for their dramatic disappearance. The 60 Minutes story caused Israel tremendous PR damage. Yet largely ignored by Western media, a systematic campaign of Muslim persecution against the ...

Egyptian Christians Seek Refuge In U.S. After Oppression Grows

Maged Daniel (right) fled Egypt with his wife and two children in October 2011, after oppression of Coptic Christians increased with the ouster of dictator Hosni Mubarak. (Credit: CBS)

22/2/2012 CHICAGO (CBS) – The fall of dictator Hosni Mubarak meant freedom for many Egyptians, but not for the nation’s Christian minority. It’s estimated more than 100,000 Christians fled the increased oppression in Egypt after Mubarak was ousted. CBS 2′s Derrick Blakley talked with newly-arrived Egyptian Christians who are now making Chicago their home. Maged Daniel, his wife ...

Mount Athos featured in 60 Minutes segment on Pascha Evening

New York 4/20/2011 The Holy Mountain Athos, the over a thousand year sanctuary of Orthodox Christian monasticism, and which is directly under the spiritual jurisdiction of His All Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, will be featured on the CBS News program "60 Minutes", scheduled to air on Pascha Sunday. The segment, "The Monks of Mount Athos", will recount ...

Greek Orthodox patriarch makes courtesy visits in Nevşehir

28/6/2010 ISTANBUL - Daily News with wires Greek Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew made courtesy visits to the governor and mayor of Nevşehir to thank them for hosting an annual dividne liturgy in the province over the weekend. Konstantinos Eleni Church in Mustafapaşa in Ürgüp district and Saint Teodoris Church in Derinkuyu district, where the liturgies were held on Saturday ...