Prophecy Sign: Christian Persecution
So as a bible believing Christian in the so called free Western World, do you feel that your beliefs are under attack, and more so today than ever? Well turns out you're not paranoid, that in fact the new secular morality that is becoming our culture is increasing at war with bible believing Christianity, (article below). As for the rest of the world, and in particular the Islamic nations, persecution of Christians is at an all time high.
Open Doors Names 2015 the Worst Year for Christian Persecution in Modern History
Christian persecution is at an all-time high, according to Open Doors. The advocacy group released its most recent World Watch List, naming the 50 worst countries for Christians. According to the report, 2015 was the “worst year in modern history for Christian persecution.” Front Page Mag reports Muslims are most often responsible for persecution of Christians. Islamic extremism was the main source of persecution in 41 of the 50 countries from the Open Doors report. Nine of the top 10 countries on the World Watch List were Muslim majority. However, the worst country for Christian persecution in 2015 was North Korea. According to Front Page Mag, North Korea could be classified as “temporal and aberrant” persecution. Kim Jong-un’s regime is at the root of Christian persecution in the nation.
Muslims claim lion’s share of Christian persecution
Open Doors, an organization that advocates for persecuted Christians, recently released its latest World Watch List—a report that highlights and ranks the 50 worst nations to be Christian. It found that 2015 was the “worst year in modern history for Christian persecution.” The report finds that “Islamic extremism” is the main source of persecution in 41 of the top 50 countries—that is, 82 percent of the world’s persecution of Christians is being committed by Muslims. As for the top ten worst countries persecuting Christians, nine of them are Muslim-majority—that is, 90 percent of nations where Christians experience “extreme persecution” are Muslim.
'New Morality' Movement Pushes Big to Silence Christians
Some say American Christians are paranoid, that they're feeling targeted and persecuted. But is it possible America is facing a growing anti-Christian agenda? Some on the frontline of the culture wars have responded with a resounding "yes." They feel it up close and personal – right in their faces. "I'm particularly sensitive to that because I'm Jewish," Brian Camenker, with Mass Resistance, told CBN News. "I saw what happened to Jews in the 1930s and '40s and much of that same thing is happening to Christians now," he said. "There's an organized movement to demonize Christians."