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Friday, June 29th, 2012
This articles details recently published demographic data that shows a startling decline in Christianity in Australia. While in many countries across Asia Christianity is growing, thereby gradually reducing persecution, it appears that Australia has seen a very rapid rise in the growth of Hinduism and Buddhism.
Friday, September 2nd, 2011
Australian Christians are furious over changes to the national curriculum that will drop the terms BC (Before Christ) and AD (Anno Domini) from text books, replacing them with neutral, non-religious language.
Friday, July 30th, 2010
Church fearful atheism will alter religious funding and laws
Sunday, July 4th, 2010
Islamist organization Hizb ut-Tahrir eschews violence, but it has no problem with incendiary rhetoric about the demise of Western democracy
Friday, May 7th, 2010
"Mr. Chris Hayes, a member of the Australian Federal Parliament, sent a letter to... the Australian Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, regarding the continuing persecution of the Assyrians in Iraq."
Friday, February 5th, 2010
Senator Concetta evokes concern over the continued persecution of Assyrians in Iraq.
Wednesday, January 13th, 2010
"Australian Christians from many denominations are set to rally with the country's Coptic community against violence directed towards Christians in Egypt."
Tuesday, January 12th, 2010
A series of attacks on Catholics in Dong Chiem by police and thugs in response to protests against the destruction of a crucifix by authorities
Wednesday, November 18th, 2009
Australian paper takes a look at the state of global religious persecution
Thursday, February 26th, 2009
Saudi Arabia is spending billions of dollars in order to spread radical Islam in Australia, Europe, Asia, North America and other parts of the world. This article discusses the strategies used by Saudi Arabia in carrying out its project.
Saturday, October 25th, 2008
Saudi Arabia has been investing close to $ 95 billion in order to spread radical Islam through out the world. What are their plans? This article describes what the Saudi Arabians are doing with some of that money in Saudi Arabia.
Saturday, July 19th, 2008
Christians are highly persecuted in the countries of the Middle East and other Muslim-dominated areas of the world. Additionally, when they apply for refugee status to settle in Western countries, they are discriminated against by local Muslim officials who work for Western governments and international organizations.
Monday, July 14th, 2008
“This is a real scandal, a slap at young people who wanted to go to witness to the faith and the joy of the church’s living in Iraq despite sufferings,”
Thursday, October 4th, 2007
Australias decision to give refugee to Christians facing persecution from Iraq and other countries is worth praising. But its decision to stop receiving refugees from countries like Sudan should be reconsidered.
Wednesday, September 5th, 2007
Before 2002, JI bombed churches across Indonesia but police knew little about the network and had no idea where the next attack would be.
Interviews and seized documents reveal a plan to regroup and rebuild towards a 30-year goal of establishing an Islamic state, with a growing network of radical Islamic schools to nurse recruits.
Monday, August 13th, 2007
About 500 people brought banners, crosses and songs to Parliament House yesterday (8/8) to mark the plight of Assyrian Christians in Iraq.
Wednesday, June 27th, 2007
Mediation has ended a five-year long Australia vilification case between Catch the Fire Ministries and the Victorian Muslim body.
Friday, June 15th, 2007
A Muslim man in Australia who raped a Christian woman because she is a Christian is sentenced to jail.
Tuesday, April 17th, 2007
AN Iraqi man in Australia allegedly raped a Muslim woman as "punishment" for reading the Bible, saying, "let your Jesus help you", a court heard yesterday.
Wednesday, March 21st, 2007
Mr Poskovic accused the Saudi Embassy of bankrolling the annual salaries of up to 20 imams around Australia, including Sheik Swaiti, through its Islamic donations (Daawa) office.
Saturday, March 17th, 2007
Christians in Australia say they are being persecuted by Muslims who have built up such numbers that they dominate entire communities, Christian Democratic Party leader Reverend Fred Nile says.
Monday, March 12th, 2007
The most successful Christian political party in New South Wales (NSW) is calling for a moratorium on Muslim immigration to Australia, replacing them with persecuted Christians from the Middle East
Thursday, December 14th, 2006
An Australian Christian ministry called Catch the Fire Ministries was charged a few years ago under a new Australian law (the Racial and Religious Tolerance Act ) aimed at creating tolerance. They had been charged with stirring up hatred and discord because they were holding seminars and telling Christians what was in the Quran.
Saturday, December 9th, 2006
More information on the boys who destroyed a Bible at camp.
Thursday, December 7th, 2006
A Bible was urinated on, spat on and burnt - during a school camp for boys from years 7 to 10 boys last week.
Thursday, October 26th, 2006
Muslim charities and others in support of jihadists in Australia have formed an alliance with church groups sympathetic to their cause, which is proving useful in raising funds and giving legitimacy to the jihadist cause.
Friday, August 4th, 2006
The aim of the rally is to see the repeal of the religious sections of the Racial and Religious Tolerance Act (RRTA) which has been used to target pastors.
Tuesday, July 11th, 2006
Islamic extremism makes its way to Australia through books on that incite terrorism.
Saturday, June 17th, 2006
Pastor Danny Nalliah from a Sri Lankan background stands up for free speech rights of Christians in Australia.
Sunday, February 26th, 2006
Australian Prime Minister John Howard on Monday defended remarks he made to a national newspaper describing some segments of the Islamic community as antagonistic to Australian society.