By some estimates, China’s 97 million Christians outnumber the membership of the Communist Party. Pictured here is a service at Early Rain Convenant Church in Chengdu. Photo: Facebook

Asia is ‘new hotbed of Christian persecution’ with situation in China worst since Cultural Revolution, report claims

  • Nearly 140 million Christians suffered high levels of hostility in Asia last year, a region the report describes as ‘the new hotbed of persecution’
  • Experts say China seems to be forcing Christians into ‘the North Korean model – weak, small and invisible in the deep underground’
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By some estimates, China’s 97 million Christians outnumber the membership of the Communist Party. Pictured here is a service at Early Rain Convenant Church in Chengdu. Photo: Facebook
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