Iran steps up anti-Christian campaign

Dec 16, 2011 | Posted by: Joe DeCaro | Full story: www.barnabasaid.org

The Iranian authorities are stepping up their campaign against Christians in the run-up to Christmas in what threatens to become a repeat of last year's crackdown when dozens of believers were arrested ...

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"Last Christmas, more than 70 Christians were arrested in a crackdown on Iranís house church movement; security officers raided homes in Tehran and the western city of Mashhad in the early hours of 26 December while the occupants were asleep.

"Many of the Christians were verbally and physically abused before being detained for interrogation. The majority were held for weeks or even months before finally being freed, often after the payment of a large ransom."
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Reminds me of the stories we used to hear coming out of Poland. Going to church was a way to irk the communist authorities.
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The antichrist (islam) is having a field day.
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The antichrist (islam) is having a field day.
I thought Obama was the anti-Christ. Him being a Muslim, I get it now.

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