It Was Terrifying Being a Christian in 2013 - CP Lists Just a Handful of the Most Horrific Persecution Stories of the Year

"So many Christians in the world are suffering. Am I indifferent to that, or does it affect me like it's a member of the family? Does it touch my heart, or doesn't it really affect me, [to know that] so many brothers and sisters in the family are giving their lives for Jesus Christ?" - Pope Francis, September, 23, 2013.

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Help Call From Boko Haram Victims: Widows, orphans dying at Cameroun border

PATHETIC scenes from refugee camps on the fringes of the Cameroon-Nigeria border reveal that women give birth to babies in harsh conditions. Feelers from the camps indicate that lack of medical supplies have resulted in deaths of several persons from preventable diseases because of the horrific living conditions.

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Hijab: Youths attack Osun school, beat up principal

NOVEMBER 26, 2013 BY FEMI MAKINDE

The new education policy in Osun State claimed its first casualty on Monday as fierce-looking Muslim youths invaded the Baptist High School, Ejigbo, and beat up the students and teachers.

The principal of the school, Mr. Layi Oguntola, was thoroughly beaten and injured. Oguntola, as of the time of this report, was said to be receiving treatment at the Baptist Medical Centre, Ejigbo.

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Boko Haram now a ‘foreign terrorist organization’

The United States Department of State has formally designated Boko Haram and its splinter group, Ansaru, as Foreign Terrorist Organisations.

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Remember the Michaels?

Do you remember them?

On 22nd May, 2013, 25 year old Drummer Lee Rigby, a soldier in the British army was attacked in broad daylight in Woolich. Drummer Lee Rigby was knocked down by a car and the two men in the vehicle attacked him with knives and cleaver. They attempted to decapitate him, in broad daylight, on a busy street. After killing the soldier, they remained with the body until the Police arrived!

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