Prophecy in today's headlines

EU Calendar Omits Christian Holidays, While Noting Jewish, Muslim Celebrations

The European Union has published a school calendar that omits Christian holidays, like Christmas and Easter, while noting significant Jewish and Muslim celebrations. Three million copies have reportedly been printed of the calendar, which will be given out freely to students who request it from the union’s 27 member countries. Read More

State: Passover Sacrifice Would Provoke Muslims

State attorneys asked Sunday for the Supreme Court to forbid Jews to bring sacrifices on the Temple Mount. The appeal to the court was a response to a petition from the Temple Mount Institute, which requested permission to bring a sacrifice on the Temple Mount prior to Passover. The Temple Mount Institute argued that Jews […]

500 Christians Slaughtered By Muslims In Nigeria

Rioters armed with machetes slaughtered as many as 500 people including a four-day-old infant as fresh violence flared between Christians and Muslims in central Nigeria, witnesses said. Hundreds of people fled their homes in mainly Christian villages during what appeared to be reprisal attacks by Muslims, who had been targeted in sectarian violence in January, […]

President Obama Praises US Muslims At Ramadan Dinner

US President Barack Obama on Tuesday praised American Muslims for enriching the nation’s culture at a dinner to celebrate the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. “The contribution of Muslims to the United States are too long to catalog because Muslims are so interwoven into the fabric of our communities and our country,” Obama said at […]

BBC Appoints Muslim To Oversee Religious Content

Earlier this week the British Broadcasting Corporation, or BBC, appointed a Muslim as head of its religious programming department — a move being hailed as a “radical departure from broadcasting tradition.” Aaqil Ahmed, former executive at Channel 4, is the new of Head of Religion and Ethics and Commissioning Editor for Religion TV, a position […]

U.N. To Make Ban On Criticizing Islam

Muslim-dominated nations at the United Nations are once again pushing a religious “anti-defamation” plan that would bar worldwide all criticism of their founder Muhammad and his teaching According to a report by CNN’s Lou Dobbs posted on YouTube, the proposal that has been repeatedly brought in recent years by the Organization of Islamic Conference states […]

Bishops Encourage Multi-faith Prayer Rooms In Catholic Schools

A document issued by the Catholic Education Service said facilities for other faiths should be made available in all primary and secondary schools if possible. Catholic schools in England and Wales should also consider adapting toilet facilities to accommodate ritual cleansing, the document said. The guidance also said “respectful understanding” should be shown to pupils […]