By Johnnie Moore
Has a Christian Holocaust Begun?
A Christian genocide by the hands of Islamic extremists is unfolding within the heart East. whole Christian populations were eradicated, and the last word goal of ISIS is to remove the realm of Christianity.
They are good on their manner. Thousands of Christians arrive in refugee camps day-by-day as tents should be noticeable for miles around the nation-state of Jordan, N. Iraq and Lebanon.
Churches were demolished, crosses burned and changed with ISIS flags, houses destroyed, complete groups displaced, non secular conversions compelled, human torture enacted, youngsters slaughtered, and all in undeniable sight.
In many towns each Christian has been “taken care of” - displaced, murdered or forcibly switched over, and simply because the Nazis painted the big name of David at the houses of Jews, Jihadists have painted the Christian “N” (the first letter of the Arabic observe for “Christian”) at the houses of indigenous Christian groups to spot them sooner than destroying them. they've got proclaimed that they are going to no longer cease till Christianity is wiped off the earth from the land of its beginning all of the method to your individual yard. So what might be performed to aid those courageous souls within the crossfire and shield a holy land?
With by no means ahead of advised tales of horror and of desire, Johnnie Moore unveils the specter of ISIS opposed to around the world Christianity, and what the realm needs to do approximately it. alongside the way in which, he introduces us to the brave Christians who've stared down ISIS and lived to elevate their crosses higher.
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Extra info for Defying ISIS : preserving Christianity in the place of its birth and in your own backyard
He simply couldn’t let himself leave when everyone else had fled, or died, in the war. This city was his home. There were still people there to care for, and he was God’s shepherd to those people. And as we’ve all been taught from lessons that go all the way back to biblical times, shepherds struggle with the thought of leaving a single sheep behind. If one sheep lies wounded, a shepherd is conditioned to fight with all his might for that one—and this shepherd stood in a blood bath of meticulous and intentional destruction by the very incarnation of hell itself born in the brutality of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS—also sometimes referred to as ISIL, the Islamic State, or, in Arabic, as DAESH).
On the contrary, ISIS is so dedicated to perpetrating a Christian holocaust that they talk about it boldly and often. In fact, in October 2014, the cover photo of the magazine published by ISIS was a picture of St. Peter’s Square in the Vatican. With utter and complete audacity, ISIS had superimposed their chilling black jihadist flag on the ancient Egyptian obelisk that adorns the center of St. Peter’s Square. Their cover article promised to “break the crosses” and “trade and sell the women” of the Christians.
Disaster, disaster, disaster today . . we are witnessing a disaster. Misery, misery, misery. Read those words again, read them carefully and slowly, and let the pain of each of them seep deep down into your bones. Muster every ounce of empathy inside of you as you read them again and imagine you’re hearing your own child singing these awful words. Don’t simply read, but feel them with all the feeling you have inside of you: Our water spring has been ruined by ISIS. Mount Sinjar, my homeland. Today it’s deserted and the springs are dry.