Christianity: Attacks & Persecution – December 18th, 2016

Eight items in total…

Egypt: Christians denied churches while Government builds mosques…

Spain: Upset over “nativity scene depicting Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus painted on ceramic dildos

U.S.A: Teachers asked to “refrain” from Santa decorations – “we ask that you be respectful and sensitive to the diverse perspectives and beliefs of our community and refrain from using religious-themed decorations or images like Santa Claus”

India: Mumbai city development plan either wrongly marks or completely fails to mark churches, thus potentially making them illegal and subject to demolition

U.S.A: A review of the activities of the “Freedom from Religion Foundation”

Egypt: Bombing at the main Coptic Christian cathedral during Sunday Mass kills 25, wounds 49

Inexplicable stupidities…

Italy: Priest cancels Nativity display to “avoid offending” Muslims, atheists etc.

U.K: Middle East bishops from regions that have suffered Islamic State group persecution refused visas to attend the consecration of a new cathedral in London