ICC note- The situation of Christians in many of the Islamic countries is one of growing importance with the rise of Islamic fundamentalism. Persecutions occur on a daily basis in most of these countries.
Vatican Concerned By Problems Facing Christians in Islamic Countries
AINA 5/27/2006– The May 15-17 plenary session of Pontifical Council for Migrants and Travelers held in the Vatican City focused on the theme of migration and Islamic countries. The Council noted that persecution of Christians in Islamic countries makes the news almost daily. Archbishop Giovanni Lajolo observed that migrants from Islamic countries are able to worship freely but the same does not hold true to Christian migrants to any one of the Islamic countries that promote radical Islamic norms…. [Go to Full Story]