“Violence against Christian women is a weapon in the war against religious minorities.”

Co-author of ACN case study describes an increase in the number of attacks The pontifical international charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) has published a documentary report to address the rise in violence against Christian women in many countries of the world. It bears the title “Hear her Cries: The kidnapping, forced conversion […]

EGYPT – KIDNAPPED BRIDES – an interview with Coptic lawyer Said Fayez

 Said Fayez is an Egyptian  court of appeals lawyer, human rights defence lawyer and a Coptic activist. He has looked after the rights of persecuted Copts in his country for eight years now.   By ACN Poland  Translation reviewed by Mark Riedemann Christian girls and women being kidnapped by Muslims – how serious a phenomenon […]

Egypt – “I must accept that my daughter has been kidnapped“

By Oliver Maksan, ACN International Adapted by Amanda Bridget Griffin, ACN Canada Kidnappings, forced conversions, female circumcisions, and social discrimination: Christian women in Egypt face many problems – but the Catholic Church is working on their behalf. It is a phenomenon that is scarcely known in the West: the kidnapping and rape of Christian women […]