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Showing posts with label Persecution of Christians in Indonesia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Persecution of Christians in Indonesia. Show all posts

Friday, September 30, 2011

Dozens of Churches Closed or Demolished in Indonesia


Over 50 Christian churches have been shut down or demolished in Indonesia since January 2010, according to the Jakarta Christian Communication Forum. In most cases, the closing of churches has followed protests by Islamic fundamentalists.

3% of the nation’s 228.5 million people are Catholics, according to Vatican statistics. 6% are Protestant, and 86% are Muslim.

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