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Egypt’s Christians target of Islamist anger in wake of Morsi’s ouster

Pray for Christians in Egypt, who face increased danger since the removal of President Mohamed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood from office.

“Egypt’s Muslim extremists, angry over the ouster of Mohammed Morsi from the presidency, have zeroed in on the nation’s Christian minority, scapegoating them even though the Islamist leader was widely unpopular. Attacks on Copts and their churches have escalated amid rumors that Christian leaders masterminded Morsi’s removal.”