Not a Single Christian Church Left in Afghanistan, Says State Department
There is not a single, public Christian church left in Afghanistan, according to the U.S. State Department.
The last public Christian church in Afghanistan was razed in March 2010, according to the State Department's latest International Religious Freedom Report. The report, which was released last month and covers the period of July 1, 2010 through December 31, 2010, also states that â€śthere were no Christian schools in the country.â€ť
â€śThere is no longer a public Christian church; the courts have not upheld the church's claim to its 99-year lease, and the landowner destroyed the building in March ,â€ť reads the State Department report on religious freedom. â€ś[Private] chapels and churches for the international community of various faiths are located on several military bases, PRTs [Provincial Reconstruction Teams], and at the Italian embassy. Some citizens who converted to Christianity as...
jpw wrote: well that pretty much says it all, doesn't it?
That's right. Wherever you find a Moslem, you find a person determined to stamp out the Christian faith. With violence if necessary. And impose shariah law wherever they gain the upper hand. But the Lord has plans for them, and all the ungodly. Jesus said to preach the gospel to every creature, but many countries no longer permit men to do God's will. Look at what happened to the Jews.