CHRISTIAN PERSECUTION IN INDIA AND CANADA

NEW DELHI, Dec 15 (LSN)  Christians in India have been trying to raise awareness lately about growing persecution by Hindu extremists and the national government. Recently political leaders have blamed Christians for the rape of four nuns last September 23rd in Jhabua. Zenit news reports that Hindu extremists are trying to force Christian schools to study the Hindu scriptures and that these efforts are supported by the ruling government.  Catholic Archbishop George Anathil of Indore denounced the rape allegations in a letter to the Indian government dated October 27, reported Zenit.  PEGGY’S COVE, Nova Scotia, Dec 15 (LSN)  In the […]
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PRO-ABORTION ROCK GROUPS TO WARN KIDS ABOUT

NEW YORK, Dec 15 (LSN)  Popular rock groups “Jewel” and “Paula Cole” will be among the performers for a concert in support of the radical pro-abortion population control group Zero Population Growth on January 25th at Madison Square Gardens. The concert is being called “A History of Women in Rock.”  Bryan Kemper, founder of Rock for Life, a pro-life youth group, is asking young people to stop spending their money on music that promotes the slaughter of their own generation. “It’s us they’re talking about.  It’s us they want to prevent. And all the while we give them the money […]
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KYOTO PUSHERS CAPITALIZE ON WARM WEATHER

OTTAWA, Dec 15 (LSN)  The Canadian government appears to be using Canada’s unusually warm weather to further their global warming agenda of gaining support for approval for the UN’s Kyoto treaty. It has just released a report called the Canada Country Study (CCS), which perpetuates the argument that human activity is instrumental in global warming.  In a recent column conservative Lorne Gunter sympathizes with the government for its perspective on the issue given that most of the Petroleum sector, Reform Party deputy environment critic Bill Gilmour, and the mainstream media all accept the position.  Gunter, however, argues that 1998 has […]
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ONTARIO GOV’T ORDERS CHRISTIAN COLLEGE TO SHUT DOWN

TORONTO, Dec 15 (LSN)  The Ontario Ministry of Education has ordered Canada Christian College (CCC), a Bible College and School of Graduate Theological Studies operating for over 25 years, to “immediately cease and desist all activities in Ontario.” The order to close came with no explanation whatsoever.  In a press release issued today, the Canadian Family Action Coalition explained that the College gained the Ontario Education Ministry’s attention when it applied for degree-granting status in Ontario. It had been operating to this point under a Manitoba charter without harassment from the Ministry. In fact,  according to CFAC, Premier Harris gave […]
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NETHERLANDS AND FRANCE TO LEGALIZE HOMOSEXUAL MARRIAGE?

EUROPE, Dec 14 (LSN)  On Thursday the Dutch cabinet approved a measure to allow homosexual couples to marry and have all the same legal rights as a normal married couple. The cabinet issued a statement saying “Civil marriage will be made available to people of the same sex. It will be possible to transform existing registered partnerships into marriages.“Catholic World News reported that the bill is likely to pass by the full parliament since the Labour Party holds a majority of seats.  Last Wednesday, the French Assembly passed a similar bill called the Civil Pact of Solidarity (PACS). The bill, […]
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PRO-LIFERS PROTEST AT CATHOLIC HOSPITAL

LONDON, ON, Dec 14 (LSN)  On Saturday nearly 100 pro-life demonstrators picketed St.  Joseph’s Health Centre, asking for the removal of abortionist Fraser Fellows from the hospital. This picket comes in response to an investigation into a story published in Chatelaine magazine that described an unnamed abortionist working at a Catholic hospital who admitted to doing abortions there. The article provided enough information about the abortionist to identify him as Dr. Fraser Fellows, a London-area abortionist, and thus the hospital as St. Joseph’s.  Leading the protest, Campaign Life Coalition’s John Bulsza said, “From our perspective,  we are concerned with this […]
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FEMINISTS SEEK TO EXTEND “RIGHTS” BEYOND NATIONAL CONTROL

TORONTO, Dec 14 (LSN)  At a meeting in late November radical feminists met at York University in Toronto to discuss the UN’s 1979 Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). The “strategy” meeting sought to place a condition on CEDAW that would bind countries to upholding its dictates. While currently signatory countries such as Canada are required to submit periodic reports to the CEDAW committee and receive recommendations in return, an “Optional Protocol” would give CEDAW the power to supercede Canadian law and dictate binding orders.  For more on CEDAW’s radical feminist agenda see:  https://www.lifesitenews.com/ldn/1998/july/980725.html
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PSYCHIATRISTS REFUSE REPARATIVE THERAPY FOR HOMOSEXUALS

DENVER, Dec 14 (LSN)  Mirroring the action of the of the American Psychological Psychological Association last year, members of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) voted unanimously Friday to ban a therapy to help homosexuals overcome their same-sex attraction.  The news is a great setback for those suffering from homosexual attractions. Focus on the Family’s John Paulk, a specialist on homosexuality and gender said “This makes it more difficult for clients who want to be treated for unwanted homosexuality.”  Demonstrating the complete intolerance of the pro-homosexual community for any divergence of opinion, Nada Stotland, head of the APA’s joint committee on […]
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“DAY OF THE UNBORN CHILD” TO BE CELEBRATED IN ARGENTINA

BUENOS AIRES, Dec 14 (LSN)  On December 8, Argentine President Carlos Menem made a presidential decree proclaiming March 25th the Day of the Unborn Child. The particular day is most appropriate for the mainly Catholic country since March 25th is the commemoration of the Incarnation of Christ (Feast of the Annunciation). The decree noted that “under our constitution and our civil legislation, life begins at the moment of conception.”  Catholic World News reported Friday that Pope John Paul II, with whom Menem met in Rome in November, praised the idea as “another valiant element in the fight to defend the […]
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Investigators Cast a Wide Net To Find Abortionist’s Murderer

The following significant article was published in the Dec. 10 issue of the U.S. The Wanderer newspaper. It presents the case that James Kopp, the prime suspect in the shooting death of abortionist Barnett Slepian, is an unlikely personality to have done the deed and may have been set up as the fall guy for a murder committed to protect the presidency of Bill Clinton. The article also reveals that much violence and criminal activity related to the abortion industry comes from within the seamy industry itself. Investigators Cast a Wide Net To Find Abortionist’s Murderer By Paul Likoudis Reprinted […]
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