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Caritas: 100 million Christians face discrimination, persecution


CATHOLIC WORLD NEWS

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7/31/2015

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ABSTRACTCaritas: 100 million Christians face discrimination, persecution : News Headlines - Catholic Culture Subscribe Log in CatholicCulture Advanced Search News Commentary Liturgical Year Resource Center About Donate eBooks Latest Headlines Most Important Most Popular This Week This Month Archives About CWN On the Culture On the News In Depth Analysis The City Gates Insights Reviews On the Good Most Popular Archives Today Blog July Calendar July Overview Ordinary Time Overview Prayers Activities Recipes Library Website Reviews What You Need to Know Catholic Dictionary Catechism Church Fathers Most Collection Mission Leadership History Donor Information Boosters Rogues' Gallery Help/FAQ Advertise Contact Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org Caritas: 100 million Christians face discrimination, persecution Catholic World News - July 31, 2015 Caritas Italiana, the Italian bishops' relief and development agency, has published a report on the persecution of Christians. The report, released July 30, estimates that there are "100 million Christian victims of discrimination, persecution and violence enacted by totalitarian regimes or followers of other religions." According to the report, 4,344 Christians were killed "for reasons closely linked to their faith" between November 2013 and October 2014. During the same time period, 1,062 churches were attacked. Additional sources for this story Some links will take you to other sites, in a new window. Dossier su cristiani perseguitati. Tra terrorismo e migrazioni (Caritas Italiana) Caritas says 100mn Christians persecuted (ANSA) An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus: Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation . Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking read.......