7,000 Churches Fasting, Praying Over Terrifying New Persecution Law

July 11, 2016

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed an anti-terrorism law, but for the country's many churches, the signature sparked a demand for prayer and fasting.  

The bill toughens punishment for acts deemed to be terrorism and for the organization of "mass unrest," according to the Los Angeles Times. It would also introduce prison sentences of up to a year for those who fail to report such crimes. 

Read more at: http://www.charismanews.com/world/58295-7-000-churches-fasting-praying-over-terrifying-new-persecution-law


Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!

iphone
Android

 


Latest News

On Capitol Hill, it’s open season on religious beliefs

Apparently it’s now in vogue – if you’re a liberal senator – to question President Donald Trump’s nominees about their faith and religious beliefs.

Posted

Egypt Cabinet Legalizes 166 Unlicensed Church Properties

The Cabinet of Egypt has passed legislation that purports to legalize 166 church properties throughout the nation...

Posted

California Legislature Moving to Pass Super Net Neutrality

California Senate Bill SB 822 was passed out of Senate Energy, Utilities and Communications on an 8-3 vote this week...

Posted

Democratic FCC commissioner stepping down

A Democratic commissioner on the top U.S. telecommunications regulator said on Tuesday she is stepping down after more than eight years...

Posted

More News


Headlines