|China Bans Zion, Beijing’s Biggest House Church|
Shut down after Sunday services, influential congregation had refused orders to install government surveillance cameras.
World Watch Monitor
Beijing authorities threatened to close Zion Church last month after the 1,500-member congregation, one of the Chinese capital’s largest house churches, refused to install surveillance cameras in its sanctuary.
After services on Sunday, officials delivered on their threat to the unofficial Protestant congregation, which meets in a renovated hall in northern Beijing. Zion is now banned and its materials confiscated, reports Reuters.
“On Sunday, the Beijing Chaoyang district civil affairs ...
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
China Bans Zion, Beijing’s Biggest House Church