Tag Archives: Egypt

SILENCE SPEAKS

It is useful for Muslims and their Western apologists to perpetrate the myth that Christians are a naturally declining minority in the Middle East which has contributed nothing to the intellectual or moral development of the area. The increasing cultural … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

EGYPTIAN TOP GEAR

Islamists are making determined attempts to cleanse the Middle East of Christians. Throughout Egypt Christians have been driven from their homes and their historical roots. The city of Rafah, a town on the Egyptian border with the Gaza Strip, used … Continue reading

Posted in Persecuted Christians | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

EGYPT’S RETREAT FROM DEMOCRACY

In an adroit political move, by seizing on a rebel attack which killed 16 soldiers at the Sinai border a week ago, President Mursi of Egypt has managed to sideline the military’s political power. The entire military leadership of Egypt … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mob Rule Does Not Equal Stability

Way back at the beginning of February I wrote concerning the supposed Arab Spring,  “We can be glad that ruthless dictators have fallen. To imagine that they will be replaced by democracies based upon Western progressive values is ludicrous.” Unfortunately I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Persecuted Christians

Those delightful, liberal, freedom loving types in Egypt who were cheered on as they overthrew Mubarak are doing pretty much as we expected. Last Saturday evening a mob of nearly 4,000 Islamists mounted an attack on a church in the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Foundations Shape The Building

Recently we have been treated to the unedifying spectacle of both Westminster and Washington flailing around with ever changing policies regarding the Middle East. The uncomfortable truth is that both Washington and London don’t know how to react in this … Continue reading

Posted in Islam | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Where Now For Egypt’s Christians?

Mubarak has fallen. The mob rejoices, Robert Fisk rhapsodises in today’s Independent, Obama smirks and the internet boasts “It was Twitter what done it.” In the midst of the fireworks and acclamation there is one group who look to the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment