Skip to comments.No 'Revolution' for Egypt's Christians
Posted on 03/23/2011 8:41:39 PM PDT by forty_years
On March 5, Muslims attacked, plundered, and set ablaze an ancient Coptic church in Sool, a village near Cairo, Egypt. Afterwards, throngs of Muslims gathered around the scorched building and pounded its walls down with sledge hammers -- to cries of "Allahu Akbar!" Adding insult to injury, the attackers played "soccer" with the relic-remains of the church's saints and martyrs and transformed the desecrated church into a mosque (a live example of history, which witnessed countless churches seized and transformed into mosques). As a result of Christian girls being abducted and raped and overall terrorization of the Coptic community, thousands fled the village. ...
Instead of arming the “rebels” of Libya, how about arming the Copts of Egypt, so they can protect themselves?
you know what really po’s me off? The Vatican makes a lot of statements about this sort of thing but do nothing financially to even help these people .
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