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Opinion: It’s a quarter past midnight for Christians in the Middle East

Mar 16, 2021 | Publications

Western nations should seize on Pope Francis’s courageous visit and forcefully condemn the persecution of Christians in the Mideast.

By  Peter Subissati, Associate Director, Communications, CIJA

Special to National Post
Mar 16, 2021

‘Leaders who value freedom of thought, choice, and belief must speak with a unified voice and demand concrete political reforms aimed at protecting and empowering religious minorities.’

A thoughtful reflection on the ongoing persecution and erasure of Christians in the Middle East, the cradle of Judeo-Christian civilization. Whittled to 4% of the region’s population from 20% just a century ago, Middle East Christians need not suffer the same fate as Mizrahi Jews in the region.

 

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