Vatican: Christians are the most persecuted faith group

The Vatican told the last United Nations General Assembly that persecuted Christians make up the majority of the millions of displaced people around the world today.  Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican Secretary of State, was speaking to a meeting of world leaders about the migrant crisis at the UN earlier in the week. (Premier)

“Many reports confirm that Christians are by far the most persecuted faith group… We must not abandon them,” Cardinal Parolin said, adding that addressing persecution requires “strength and political will,” Parolin told. (Christian Today)

Christian persecution reached record high in 2015. (The European Post)

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