6 Pastors Arrested in Rwanda for Planning to Defy Gov't Ban on 'Unclean' Churches

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(Worthy News) - Rwandan police have arrested six Christian pastors on grounds that they are planning to defy a recent order that closed more than 700 churches that allegedly don't meet safety and cleanliness standards.

AFP reports that authorities in the African country announced Tuesday that they had arrested six "masterminds" plotting to defy the government's shutdown of 714 churches and one mosque that were deemed unsafe, unclean and noisey in the capital city of Kigali.

The government accuses the religious leaders, all Pentecostals, of holding meetings where they discussed resistance of the order, which was issued last week. [ Source: Christian Post (Read More...) ]

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1 thought on “6 Pastors Arrested in Rwanda for Planning to Defy Gov't Ban on 'Unclean' Churches”

  1. There are some real and good reasons why, in Africa, some "Christian" churches are watched and shut down. Far too many false "bishops" and "apostles" and "prophets" fleece esp local populations.

    Unlike the USA, with its much less "rural" disconnected villages, dishonest scammers using "Christianity" have and do scam whole communities.

    We, in the USA need to help make sure we are not helping or promoting those "Christians" who are nothing of the kind. The best place to start is at the word "church" and make sure it's not being used.

    Now, Rwanda has gone too far. They arrest for Pre-crimes. At what point do Christian leaders gather to plan to set up a "clean" place of worship? When is the plan to do an unclean place, verses a "clean" place?

    The US government and other countries (like the UK and it's whole Commonwealth countries) need to put pressure on Rwanda to back off and do this right. If only the USA and the UK and it's Commonwealth were doing it right. They're still using "church" which leaves Believers to seek only Y'shua (Jesus of the Bible) for their Salvation, once again.

    Men fail. God doesn't.

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