Friday, August 7, 2015

Christians protest censorship with blood-red crosses in China

By Sarah Eekhoff Zylstra
CHINA---Several churches held a prayer service outside a government office yesterday, holding up crosses and banners that read, "Can't remove the cross in our hearts," reports the Union of Catholic Asian News. The cross dispute is "destined to become one of the 'pain points' in the history of the [Chinese] church’s development," wrote Lude Wang in a Pushi Institute for Social Science analysis highlighted by ChinaSource. [link]