Forced Religious Conversion

Some articles on forced religious conversion, forced, conversion, religious:

Freedom Of Religion In Egypt - Status of Religious Freedom - Forced Religious Conversion
... There were no reports of forced religious conversion carried out by the Government however, there were again reports of forced conversions of Coptic women and girls to return to Christianity by Coptic men ... Wafaa Constantin, a Christian woman whose alleged conversion to Islam in December 2004 sparked significant protests in Cairo, remained in seclusion in a Coptic church ... Parliament Mohamed al-Nubi and village leaders initiated a national conference on inter-religious dialogue to address the sectarian divide and ...
Freedom Of Religion In Saudi Arabia - Forced Religious Conversion
... Muslim, regardless of the country or the religious tradition in which they may have been raised ... In some cases, children raised in other countries and in other religious traditions who came to Saudi Arabia or who were taken by their Saudi fathers to Saudi Arabia reportedly were coerced to conform to ... Some have argued that early Islamic scripture and law forbids forced conversion in theory, In July 2012, two men who had given religion to a young woman who subsequently converted to Christianity ...

Famous quotes containing the words conversion, forced and/or religious:

    The conversion of a savage to Christianity is the conversion of Christianity to savagery.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)

    I can be forced to live without happiness, but I will never consent to live without honor.
    Pierre Corneille (1606–1684)

    Adjoining a refreshment stand ... is a small frame ice house ... with a whitewashed advertisement on its brown front stating, simply, “Ice. Glory to Jesus.” The proprietor of the establishment is a religious man who has seized the opportunity to broadcast his business and his faith at the same time.
    —For the State of New Jersey, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)