China Shutting Down Churches, Seizing Bibles in ‘Ambitious New Effort’ to Eradicate Religion

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(Worthy News) - China is in the midst of an “ambitious new effort” to lessen or even eradicate the influence of Christianity and religion from the country, according to an investigation by the Associated Press.

An in-depth story by AP described churches being shut down, Bibles being seized and restrictions being placed on other religions, too. Crescents have been removed from mosques and Tibetan children removed from Buddhist temples and placed in public schools.

One Christian named Guo described an incident in which Chinese officials interrupted a church meeting and told everyone to leave. They then ordered church leaders to remove a cross, a Bible verse and a painting of the Last Supper off the wall. Guo didn’t give his full name out of fear of government repercussions. [ Source: Christian Headlines (Read More...) ]

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9 thoughts on “China Shutting Down Churches, Seizing Bibles in ‘Ambitious New Effort’ to Eradicate Religion

  1. The plan of Satan over the Church of God is in vain for Christ has promised to build His Church and gate of hell shall not prevail them.

  2. May the Kingdom of God be advanced in China. So many souls to be saved there. No man can stop what God has put into motion.

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