Christians in Egypt Lose More Worship Sites

Christians in Egypt Lose More Worship Sites

ABERDEEN, Scotland (Morning Star News) – Fear of Islamist attacks was again cited as the cause of stopping worship in Egypt this month, even though parishioners said local Muslims supported the opening of the shuttered church outside Cairo, sources said. Anba Morcos,...
Al-Azhar: to leave Islam is ‘treason’

Al-Azhar: to leave Islam is ‘treason’

To convert away from Islam is “treason” that should carry the death penalty, according to Sunni Islam’s topmost religious authority. “The penalty for an open apostate, departing from the community, is well stipulated in Sharia,” Al-Azhar’s...