Monday, January 09, 2006

Cuba Shuts Down Churches

“For where two or three are gathered in my name, there I am in the midst of them.”
Mat. 18:20

In an anti-Christian move Fidel has ordered “forcibly” the closure of two churches in the eastern provinces of Guantánamo and Holguín. The article cites a new legislation that requires that all home churches register with the authorities. The growth of home churches has been increasing steadily since 1989, specifically Protestant based worshipers…and this worries the commies. It undermines the revolution, and there can only be one demi-god in Cuba.

Cuba Shuts Down Churches Amid Controversy Over Law, Group Reports

HAVANA, CUBA (BosNewsLife)-- The Communist government of Cuba has closed down at least three Protestant churches following new "harsh legislation" on house churches, a religious rights group said Monday, January 9. Read the rest of the story here.

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