Hundreds of Pakistani Christians Flee After Pastor's FB Post Causes Muslims Who Demand His Beheading
CBN - Hundreds of Pakistani Christian families had to flee their homes prior to Christmas after a mob of Muslims threatened to set fire to the neighborhood after a faith-based social media post was published by a local pastor.
International Christian Concern (ICC) reports the Christian families from Charar, a neighborhood in Lahore, fled for their lives after Pastor Raja Waris published a Facebook post on Dec. 22. The Muslims didn't approve of the message.
Saleem Khokhar, one of the displaced Christians, told the ICC, "The pastor apologized for the post and the issue was resolved the next day."
However, the pastor and his family went into hiding after receiving threats from local extremists. A mob of hundreds of Muslims continues to protest against the Charar Christians.
Local sources told the nonprofit that the mob has demanded the pastor to be beheaded for publishing the social media post. So far, Waris....READ MORE
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