IN EGYPT, FAMILIES OF 21 MARTYRS BEHEADED BY ISIS FEEL ‘INNER PEACE’ AFTER REMAINS RETURNED

Few will forget the graphic images of the mass beheadings of 21 men in a video ISIS released and paraded online around the world. After a three-year wait, the families of these 21 martyrs have finally received their loved ones’ remains–a homecoming they had hoped for but never thought they would see.
“I feel a sense of pride and joy now that they [the bodies] returned to us,” said Fifi Maged Suliman Shehata, the daughter of martyred Christian Maged Suliman Shehata. “None of us could imagine that their bodies would come one day; we had lost the hope of their return. But God is good, and we thank Him so much for their return. It is a great blessing for all of us.”… more

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