Post Profile






Fear, faith in Pakistan as Christian mother appeals death sentence

A life and death countdown has begun in Pakistan, where the Supreme Court is due to hear a final appeal against the execution of a Christian woman for blasphemy. Some insist it is not just a fight for one life -- but a battle for the nation's soul as the state walks a razor-sharp line between upholding human rights and appeasing populist hardliners. This will be the final appeal for mother-of-five Asia Bibi, some six years after she was sentenced to death -- accused of insulting the Prophet Mohammed during an argument with a Muslim woman over a bowl of water.
read more

share
See more about: Supreme Court

Related Posts


Christians Urged to Petition Pakistan Supreme Court Not to Kill Mother of 5 Asia Bibi for Blasphemy Charge

Religion / Christianity : The Christian Post

The American Center for Law and Justice and other groups are calling on Christians to raise up their voices to support Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five whose death sentence appeal will be heard by Pakistan's Supreme Court in Oc...

Asia Bibi, Christian Mother of 5, Still Awaiting Fate on Death Row After Judge Leaves Appeal Hearing

Religion / Christianity : The Christian Post

The Pakistani Supreme Court appeal hearing on the case of Asia Bibi, the Christian mother of five who was sentenced to death after being accused of committing blasphemy against Islam, has been indefinitely adjourned after one of the...

Execution of Christian Mother Asia Bibi Temporarily Suspended; Bibi Faces Death Penalty for Saying: 'My Christ Died for Me, What Did Muhammad Do for You?'

Religion / Christianity : The Christian Post

Christian mother of five children, Asia Bibi had her death sentence temporarily suspended by Pakistan's Supreme Court on Wednesday, as an appeals case against her conviction of blasphemy begins.

6 Years Later: Christian Mother Asia Bibi on Death Row Finally Gets Appeal Hearing at Pakistan's Supreme Court

Religion / Christianity : The Christian Post

Six years after being sentenced to death on the charge of blasphemy, Pakistan's Supreme Court has finally issued Christian mother of five, Asia Bibi, an appeal hearing, which serves as the last chance to spare her from death and sec...

Christian Mother of 5 Asia Bibi's Death Sentence Appeal Date Finally Set by Pakistan's Supreme Court

Religion / Christianity : The Christian Post

Pakistan's Supreme Court has set a court date for the final appeal hearing for Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five who was sentenced to death in 2010 on accusations of blasphemy.

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC