By Elizabeth Kendal
Despised as infidels (unbelievers) and kafir (unclean), Mesopotamia's indigenous Christian peoples are specific through fundamentalist Muslims and jihadists for subjugation, exploitation, and removal.
Pushed deep into the fog of battle, buried less than a mountain of propaganda, and rendered invisible by means of a shroud of silence, they're betrayed and deserted via the West's "progressive" political, educational, and media elites who dangle to utopian fantasies approximately Islam whereas nurturing deep-seated hostility in the direction of Christianity.
If they're to outlive as a humans of their historical fatherland, the Christians of Mesopotamia will want the entire support they could get. If Western civilization is to outlive as a strength in its old heartland (Europe), then we had greater begin seeing, listening to, and believing the Christians of the center East, for his or her plight prefigures our own.
"In her newest e-book, Elizabeth Kendal opens the eyes of her readers in compelling model to the tragedy that has befallen center jap Christians. Her vast event as a non secular liberty analyst has expert this paintings, that is without delay an insightful survey of prior ancient and political occasions, and a choice to motion on behalf of persecuted Christians. No reader may fail to be moved through this robust study."
--Peter Riddell, Vice imperative, Melbourne university of Theology
"Anyone thinking about the atrocities inflicted upon minority Christians within the Middle-East this day will treasure this ebook. Kendal confronts readers with a present fact that can't be kept away from. a truly pertinent and well timed book."
--His Grace Bishop Anba Suriel, Coptic Orthodox Bishop, Diocese of Melbourne and Affiliated areas; Dean, St. Athanasius Coptic Orthodox Theological university, Melbourne
"In After Saturday Comes Sunday, Kendal provides us a penetrating perception right into a international that hides in the back of a cloak of spiritual righteousness. In different phrases, after the Jews come the Christians. This e-book profoundly resonates with the Assyrian Christians of the center East that experience suffered and proceed to undergo vastly. Elizabeth Kendal has unveiled the truth."
--Hermiz Shahen, Deputy Secretary common, Assyrian common Alliance, Australia
"Kendal's booklet is a godsend to an individual who's at a loss to appreciate what lies in the back of the anguish within the heart East. Drawing on authoritative voices from the quarter, her clear-eyed research untangles the conflicts with the center and perception of a prophet. She supplies a sobering account of the West's complicity within the atrocities--and what we will be able to do to convey therapeutic in a obstacle as appalling because the indifference to it."
--Jeff M. dealers, Editor, Persecution information carrier, Morning famous person News
Elizabeth N. Kendal is a world non secular liberty analyst and suggest. She authors the weekly spiritual Liberty Prayer Bulletin, serves because the Director of Advocacy for Christian religion and Freedom (Canberra), and is an accessory study Fellow on the Arthur Jeffery Centre for the examine of Islam at Melbourne college of Theology, an affiliated university of the Australian collage of Theology. Her earlier e-book, Turn again the conflict: Isaiah Speaks to Christians Today, provides a biblical reaction to persecution and existential threat.
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