The mainstream media is terrible at covering persecution of Christians because they despise what Christianity teaches

By Jonathon Van Maren It is difficult to get surprised by the mainstream media’s utter ignorance of religion, but last week I spotted a headline that almost seemed to be an intentional parody of that fact. It was an Associated Press headlineby Nicole Winfield and Colleen Barry, on an article intended to helpfully give context…

Christian Persecution: Asia Bibi is trapped in Pakistan, and a kidnapped Nigerian teenage girl still refuses to deny her faith

By Jonathon Van Maren Following a brutal attack by Islamic State gunmen on a bus full of Egyptian Coptic Christians on two buses near a monastery in Minya on Friday that resulted in seven deaths and at least seven other casualties (some of them children), Egypt’s interior ministry reported yesterday that nineteen Islamist militants connected…