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Middle East Conflict

The Middle East has long been the site of religious and ethnic animosities, often erupting into outright warfare. Christians have tended in the past to view these events through the prism of biblical prophecies regarding the End Times. Today, they watch the Middle East with a wary eye, worried about the safety of resilient Christian minorities seeking to carve out a precarious existence for themselves amid a hostile climate of persecution. Many fear that the wave of revolutions touched off in 2011, and dubbed by some as the “Arab Spring,” will empower Islamist elements that will drive Christian communities from their ancient homelands.

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  • Who Will Stand Up for Christians?
    Good people must join together and stop this revolting wave of violence. It’s not as if we are powerless. I write this as a citizen of the strongest military power on earth. I write this as a Jewish leader who cares about my Christian brothers and sisters.
  • Christians Seeing Revival Among Middle East's Persecuted
    "It is pretty obvious that God is doing something new. It is not that our techniques have become better; it is not because we have become smarter. I think God is truly at work, he is redeeming this region, he is meeting people, people are seeing him in dreams and visions." (Ethics Daily)

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