Yang Hua(Photo: ChinaAid) ChinaAid (Haikong, Hainan—March 16, 2019) Government officials escorted the pastor of a persecuted church to China’s island Hainan province on March 5 for medical treatment, and he was scheduled to return home yesterday. Following his release from custody last June, Yang Hua, the pastor of Huoshi Church in Guiyang, Guizhou, has been
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China Aid’s Top 10 Persecution Cases in China of 2014 Compiled by China Aid and Guo Baosheng, a China Aid guest commentator Written by Rachel Ritchie In 2014, Chinese authorities in charge of religious affairs persecuted the entire Christian population in China in order to “sinicize Christianity.” In addition to house churches, which typically face
Hainan Christians violently beaten for preventing construction on building site of Christian church after government illicitly sold site to developers
China Aid Association August 20, 2013 On the morning of Aug. 13, a number of Christians in Lingao town, Lincheng county, Hainan Province were violently beaten by urban management officers when they tried to prevent construction at a building site. A Christian church was originally intended to be built the building site; however, the site
China Aid Association (Haikou, Hainan–June 1, 2013) The Chinese government has shut down at least a dozen house churches in the southern province of Hainan in recent weeks and many others have been threatened with closure, a sign that little has changed under the new leadership of Xi Jinping. On May 26, while the Sanya
China Aid Association (Shenzhen—Feb. 8, 2013) A well-known Chinese minister taken into police custody twice for evangelizing before Christmas in a public park and administratively detained for 13 days has initiated administrative litigation against the police, using the law to protect his legal and religious rights. Cao Nan was taken into police custody on Dec.
CAA News Flash: Well-known preacher detained twice in December for evangelizing in Shenzhen park is released
China Aid Association (Shenzhen–Jan. 5, 2013) A well-known preacher who was detained twice in December for evangelizing in a park in the southern city of Shenzhen and held for 13 days under administrative detention has been released, ChinaAid has learned. Cao Nan was evangelizing about the true meaning of Christmas in Shenzhen’s Litchi (Lychee) Park
China Aid Association (Shenzhen–Dec. 21, 2012) A well-known preacher was detained for the second time this month, along with eight other house church Christians, when they were evangelizing in a park in the southern boomtown of Shenzhen, and the preacher is now being held for 13 days under administrative detention. Cao Nan, from the Shenzhen
China Aid Association (Shenzhen–Dec. 10, 2012) A well-known preacher and eight other Christians who were evangelizing about the real meaning of Christmas in a park in the southern boomtown of Shenzhen were hauled off by police on Saturday. Nearly 40 officers of Shenzhen’s Mobile Training Team descended upon Cao Nan (spelling of name corrected Jan.
RFA exclusive report: Gangtou House Church in Shenzhen forced by authorities to vacate recently rented facility (photo, video)
Radio Free Asia Mandarin September 4, 2012 Only 20 days after a house church with several dozen believers in Longgang District, Shenzhen, settled into a new venue for gatherings, the landlord demanded that the leasing contract be terminated. The landlord of the facility being used by the church told the reporter of this station that
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