A Roman Catholic diocese in Bavaria says it has ended a five-week protest at a church building by migrants from the Balkans.
CHR Comment: The migrants wanted to stay in Germany and had occupied the church in demonstration. The actions and threats of the migrants illustrate their desperation.
Source: Catholic church in Germany ends protest by Balkan migrants – The Washington Post
Evan Mawarire has become a national hero but said he has to “rethink” his return to the country after Mugabe named him and questioned whether he is serving God.
CHR Comment: Pastor Mawarire’s social media based protest raised questions about how involved ministers and Christians should become in political protest. Mawarire defends his actions by pointing out the need to denounce injustice.
Source: #ThisFlag Pastor Evan Mawarire: ‘I am not abandoning Zimbabwe’ | Christian News on Christian Today
Bishop Samuel Azariah describes how the churches in Pakistan may respond to the violence they experience by appealing to God, community, and the state. Pakistan Primate condemns attack on churches in Youhanabad.