CP Current Page: World | Friday, October 23, 2020 | People walk in front of the United Nations Headquarters in New York July 31, 2008. | The policy wing of the Southern Baptist Convention is condemning the Chinese Communist Party for its religious persecution of children.
In a jointly-issued written statement with Alliance Defending Freedom and the Jubilee Campaign during the current session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission detailed the ongoing oppression and subjugation of children in China, particularly the regime's efforts to “sinicize” religious belief — forcing adherence to dictates of the CCP.
The CCP closed kindergartens two years ago because they were founded and operated by churches, the ERLC said in a Tuesday explainer of its work. Last year, Chinese authorities stormed a Catholic Mass in Zhengzhou and forced the children leave.
“Police monitored the church for weeks to ensure no children, including infants, attended m..