Christianity

International Community Church

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 12 July 2017.

Phone: 617-782-8120
Email: icc.church.boston@gmail.com
Website: www.iccboston.org
[flickr_set id="72157621937327862"] History The International Community Church (ICC) was created in 1998 by a legal consolidation of the Brighton Avenue Baptist Church and the New Life Church. Founded in 1853, the Brighton Avenue Baptist Church was a mainline American Baptist Church that reached its peak membership in the 1940s and 1950s and then gradually... Read more about International Community Church

Western Avenue Baptist Church

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 19 August 2014.

Phone: 617-661-0433

New Covenant Church

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 1 August 2014.

Phone: 781-393-2933

Hate Engulfs Christians In Pakistan

August 2, 2009

Author: Sabrina Tavernise

Source: The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/03/world/asia/03pstan.html?emc=tnt&tntemail0=y

The blistered black walls of the Hameed family’s bedroom tell of an unspeakable crime. Seven family members died here on Saturday, six of them burned to death by a mob that had broken into their house and shot the grandfather dead, just because they were Christian.

The family...

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Indian Christians Left In Slums, While Told 'Return Only As Hindus'

July 30, 2009

Author: Anto Akkara

Source: Ecumenical News International

http://www.eni.ch/featured/article.php?id=3225

Indian officials say that a troubled and remote area of the northeastern Orissa state that witnessed widespread sectarian violence aimed at Christians a year ago, is now normal, with less than a thousand people left in relief camps. 

But those who fled the violence in Kandhamal in August 2008, say they have been told...

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Egypt: Christian-Muslim Tensions Rise

July 30, 2009

Author: Staff Writer

Source: AllAfrica.com

Wire Service:

A handful of recent clashes between Muslims and Christians has again raised the spectre of sectarian discord in Egypt. The incidents, though relatively minor, highlight longstanding tensions between the country's Muslim majority and its Christian minority.

"As long as Egypt's Christian community...

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