Chinese authorities blow up Christian megachurch with dynamite | The Independent

Chinese authorities blow up Christian megachurch with dynamite | The Independent

Chinese authorities have demolished a well-known Christian megachurch, inflaming long-standing tensions between religious groups and the Communist Party.

Witnesses and overseas activists said the paramilitary People’s Armed Police used dynamite and excavators to destroy the Golden Lampstand Church, which has a congregation of more than 50,000, in the city of Linfen in Shanxi province.

via Chinese authorities blow up Christian megachurch with dynamite | The Independent