Q&A: Coptic Christians on Film Sparking Protests

17/9/2012 By The Associated Press LOS ANGELES The key figure behind "Innocence of Muslims," a film denigrating Islam and the Prophet Muhammad, says he is Coptic Christian. The film has sparked protests in the Middle East and is implicated in an attack that killed the U.S. ambassador to Libya and other Americans. Here's a look at the ...

10000 ARMENIAN CHRISTIANS HAVE LEFT IRAQ SINCE 2003

10/1/2012 (AGI) Baghdad - At least 10 thousand Armenian Christians have fled Iraq after the 2003 US-led invasion, said Father Shahinian, head of the Orthodox Church. On the Orthodox Christmas Day Shahinian said he feared "immature" ideas could take over the country "with a negative impact on the safeguard of minorities". The Armenian Christian Church and ...

CHRISTIANS AND MUSLIMS PRAY TOGETHER FOR PRESIDENT BIYA’S NEW MANDATE

05/11/2011 Elvis Teke CAMEROON AN INTER-RELIGIOUS SERVICE HAS BEEN ORGANISED IN YAOUNDE, 24 HOURS AFTER THE SWEARING-IN OF PRESIDENT PAUL BIYA FOR ANOTHER SEVEN YEAR MANDATE AT THE HELM OF THE STATE. The service that was attended by the first family was organised to place President Paul Biya’s new mandate under the protection of God almighty. The clergy, Imans, Christians ...

EXISTENTIAL DIALOGUE BETWEEN CHRISTIANS AND MUSLIMS IN THE MIDDLE EAST IS AN IMPORTANT ASPECT OF CHRISTIAN WITNESS

03/31/2011 On 31 March 2011, a group of German theologians met with His Holiness Aram I. During their conversation, the Catholicos said that Islam and Christianity lived together in the region since centuries. In view of present challenges, existential dialogue between Christianity and Islam should be based on common principles and values found in the ...