Posted by: becketfund | October 11, 2007

Belarus: Church Warned to Stop “Illegal Religious Activity”

Forum 18 reports that the Living Word Church, a charismatic congregation in Gomel, southeastern Belarus, was given a warning to halt their “illegal religious activity”. The congregation, which comprises about 100 members, worships at private premises, in violation of Belarus’ Religion Law, which states that any congregation that meets outside of a designated place of worship must receive state permission prior to the gathering.

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