Category Archives: Conversion

God in Captivity: The Rise of Faith-Based Prison Ministries in the Age of Mass Incarceration by Tanya Erzen, Beacon Press, March 2017. ISBN-10: 0807089982

An eye-opening account of how and why evangelical Christian ministries are flourishing in prisons across the United States. It is by now well known that the United States’ incarceration rate is the highest in the world. What is not broadly … Continue reading

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Christian Conversion Project: Conversion Facts

• US $145 Billion are spent annually for missionary activities. • Every year, churches around the world perform US $1.1 billion worth of research in 3,000 languages,covering 180 religious topics for conversion purposes. • Missionary literature in today’s libraries number … Continue reading

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Buddhist Fundamentalism?

There are innumerable accounts in the international media and academia on aggression against religious minorities, especially the Muslims, in the Buddhist majority countries in South and Southeast Asia. They report incitement of violence by ‘militant’ Buddhist monks of the the … Continue reading

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United States Commission on International Religious Freedom. Impartial?Unbiased? Read On

SNAPSHOT The seemingly routine appointment of the new chairman to the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom needs to be explained in the context of the situation to understand why it’s anything but routine. The United States Commission on … Continue reading

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What is it with Evangelicals?

Russia passed the “Yarovaya laws” on July 7, 2016 making it illegal to preach, proselytize or hand out religious materials outside specially designated places. The new laws require a government permit to engage in proselytizing activities, and it bans those … Continue reading

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Buddhists in Sri Lanka Getting a Raw Deal! – A CHRISTIAN

It is always the same. Buddhists are the aggressors when they are actually the victims.  Evangelists are proselytizing and exploiting the poverty of the rural people and luring them into church will promises of material benefits including employment. Then, when … Continue reading

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Christian Denigration of Buddhism and Conversion of the Vulnerable

Creating violence and then moralising is one of the WMDs used by the Christian church to destabilise native societies. The Karen rebels in Burma and Tamil Tigers of Sri Lanka were well supported by the Christian church. They were in … Continue reading

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Lessons from Conversion by Burning Temples and Cutting the Head of Buddha Statues in Korea

by Minh Thạnh Over the last decade, a large number of Buddhist temples in Korea had been destroyed or damaged by fanatically devout Christians. More recently, the Buddha statues, regarded as the devil, were attacked and beheaded in the name … Continue reading

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