|How Christian Faith Led a Single Woman to Defy Chairman Mao|
Lin Zhao’s faith led her to embrace China's Communist movement—then pay the ultimate price for opposing it.
Nelson Mandela. Dietrich Bonhoeffer. Martin Luther King Jr. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn. When we think of 20th-century political dissidents who were people of faith, these are the names that spring to mind. And for good reason: These men left an indelible mark on humanity with their resolve and fortitude, their eloquent words, and their profound wrestling with what it meant to oppose injustice. Now, thanks to the research of historian Lian Xi, we have a new name to add to the list: Lin Zhao, the only ...
Monday, March 12, 2018
How Christian Faith Led a Single Woman to Defy Chairman Mao