#ShortNews: ‘Their violence did not succeed in removing Jesus from our lives’

More than a decade after the worst anti-Christian persecution in the history of India, victims and their families are turning out to be biggest witnesses and inspiration of the Christian faith in the country, church leaders told the Feb. 22 gathering in Bengaluru (formerly Bangalore) city.

“When Christians die for their faith, it is a time for the Church to remember that martyrdom is like a seed,” said Archbishop Peter Machado of Bangalore. Martyrdom helps faith grow more quickly than can be achieved by theology or the Bible, he said.

Read more about their harrowing stories; https://www.ucanews.com/news/a-decade-on-anti-christian-riots-inspire-indian-church/84614

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