It may be a new world of instant communications, abundant travel choices and increasing global awareness, but China still is hotly pursuing its last-century agenda of cracking down on Christians, according to a new report.
China Aid’s “China’s Religious Persecution Report (2015-2016)” concludes the nation is “regress[ing] into a more Maoist regime” and is cracking down more on faith, even to the point of attacking its own state-run church network, the Three-Self Church.
“China continuously violates its own laws and international statutes safeguarding religious freedom in favor of promoting a socialist agenda, forcing religious devotees to choose between certain persecution and disregarding their deeply held beliefs,” the report says.
China Aid is an international nonprofit Christian human rights group that promotes religious freedom and the rule of law in China. It pursues religious freedom as the first freedom, “which lays the foundation for all other basic human rights.”….. [read more]
lhwm notes: We pray for the people in China and every other nation that is being persecuted for being a Christian. This is what God Says: Matthew 24:35 Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away.