Pope goes to Egypt to mend ties with Islam; conservatives wary

Pope Heads to Egypt for interfaith dialogue after deadly attacks on Coptic Churches ...

Will EU take the lead on two-state solution?

With Brexit, a new European coalition is emerging that will be the main contributor to the shaping and defining of EU foreign and Middle East policy. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

GEORGETOWN HOSTS KNOWN ISLAMIC JIHAD TERROR FINANCIER

Long known for its ties to Saudi royals – who helped foot the bill for its Islamic studies program – Georgetown University is also strongly tied to radical elements in Qatar who call for killing Jews. (for post and opinion click teh headline link ...

1,000 ‘Faith Leaders’ Endorse Blasphemous ‘Shack’ Film: Universalist Novel Depicting God as Woman

A website dedicated to marketing the controversial film “The Shack” states that 1,000 “faith leaders” have given their endorsement of the movie—a film that is based on William P. Young’s bestselling novel of the same name, which some say contains universalistic doctrine and teaches that God is all love and no holiness, wrath or justice. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Sex orgies, prostitution, porn: Allegations shake Catholic Church in Italy

Lurid accusations of priests involved in sex orgies, porn videos and prostitution have emerged from several parishes in Italy recently, sending shock waves all the way to the Vatican and challenging the high standards Pope Francis demands of clergy. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

POPE FRANCIS CONDEMNS EUROPE’S ANCIENT WALLS AGAINST ISLAM

Francis reiterated his second point a few days ago when he said, “Muslim terrorism does not exist.” His logic is that, because there are Christians who engage in criminal and violent activities—and yet no one blames Christianity for their behavior—so too should Islam not be blamed when Muslims engage in criminal and violent activities. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Pope suggests it’s better to be an atheist than a bad Christian

While many of this Pope's pronouncements are often assumed to be novel interpretations of Christian doctrines, Francis was also touching on an ancient debate: Is salvation open to all believers, or only those who do good while on earth? (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Pope appears to back anti-Trump protests in letter condemning populism

The Pontiff tells activists he supports their fight against ‘gutting of democracies’ in letter that appears to take aim at US president. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Obama released millions to PA hours before leaving office

Arutz Sheva: "Former U.S. President Barack Obama defied Republican opposition and quietly released $221 million to the Palestinian Authority (PA) in the final hours...