By Elizabeth Kendal
Despised as infidels (unbelievers) and kafir (unclean), Mesopotamia's indigenous Christian peoples are distinctive by means of fundamentalist Muslims and jihadists for subjugation, exploitation, and removing.
Pushed deep into the fog of battle, buried lower than a mountain of propaganda, and rendered invisible through a shroud of silence, they're betrayed and deserted by way of 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 desire the entire aid they could get. If Western civilization is to outlive as a strength in its ancient heartland (Europe), then we had larger begin seeing, listening to, and believing the Christians of the center East, for his or her plight prefigures our own.
"In her newest ebook, Elizabeth Kendal opens the eyes of her readers in compelling model to the tragedy that has befallen heart japanese Christians. Her large event as a non secular liberty analyst has trained this paintings, that is immediately an insightful survey of previous ancient and political occasions, and a decision to motion on behalf of persecuted Christians. No reader may fail to be moved by means of this robust study."
--Peter Riddell, Vice relevant, Melbourne tuition of Theology
"Anyone all in favour of the atrocities inflicted upon minority Christians within the Middle-East at the present time will treasure this ebook. Kendal confronts readers with a present fact that can't be shunned. a really 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 collage, Melbourne
"In After Saturday Comes Sunday, Kendal provides us a penetrating perception right into a global that hides in the back of a cloak of spiritual righteousness. In different phrases, after the Jews come the Christians. This ebook profoundly resonates with the Assyrian Christians of the center East that experience suffered and proceed to undergo enormously. Elizabeth Kendal has unveiled the truth."
--Hermiz Shahen, Deputy Secretary normal, Assyrian common Alliance, Australia
"Kendal's e-book is a godsend to an individual who's at a loss to appreciate what lies in the back of the soreness within the center East. Drawing on authoritative voices from the zone, her clear-eyed research untangles the conflicts with the center and perception of a prophet. She offers a sobering account of the West's complicity within the atrocities--and what we will be able to do to convey therapeutic in a difficulty as appalling because the indifference to it."
--Jeff M. , Editor, Persecution information provider, Morning famous person News
Elizabeth N. Kendal is a world spiritual liberty analyst and recommend. She authors the weekly non secular Liberty Prayer Bulletin, serves because the Director of Advocacy for Christian religion and Freedom (Canberra), and is an accessory examine Fellow on the Arthur Jeffery Centre for the learn of Islam at Melbourne institution of Theology, an affiliated university of the Australian collage of Theology. Her earlier ebook, Turn again the conflict: Isaiah Speaks to Christians Today, offers a biblical reaction to persecution and existential threat.
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