Lethargic IITian
Musings of a 20-something lethargic IITian on India and Catholicism.

Monday, November 25, 2002  

Muslims in Lebanon kill Christian evangelist:

But [Bonnie Witherall's] death exposes another trip wire involving religion in the Middle East, this time in the conflict that has arisen from a renewed effort by evangelical missionaries from the United States to spread the Christian Gospel to Muslims.

From the start, the question of conversions to Christianity was a potentially explosive issue in Lebanon, a country struggling to glue itself back together after fracturing along largely sectarian lines in the 15-year-long civil war that ended a decade ago.

posted by Kensy | 5:30 AM
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past blogs of interest
Hinduism as a religion
Pederasty and the American Church
Caste in Indian Christianity
Syro-Malabar engagements
Syro-Malabar weddings
Divine Retreat Centre
Varsha Bhosle and Ideological Relativism
Anti-Conversion Ordinance and the Church stance
Self-Righteous Rightism
The Hindutva Attack on St. Francis Xavier
Varsha Bhosle and the Church (U-turn)
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