11 January 2018, The Tablet

From the front line of Christian persecution in Egypt: 'If Jesus taught us anything, it is that there is always hope.'

by Will Moffitt

As Egypt moves up to 17th on the World Watch Christian persecution list, a Christian elder speaks of how his community is coping

From the front line of Christian persecution in Egypt: 'If Jesus taught us anything, it is that there is always hope.'
 
While some have criticised the government for not providing enough safety for the Christians, Michael disagrees. He says: “The government is doing all it can. We have armed guards standing outside the churches and these people have been killed trying to protect us.”

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