Over 20 schools set up by Chinese missionaries in Myanmar’s Wa State have been closed down, and many staff members have been arrested and later handed over to the Chinese authorities.
As per new legislation, over 150 congregation sites in this Hebei Province’s city are waiting to be approved by the government and have ceased their activities.
Authorities also arrested its female preacher and seized assets from the church.
Authorities in this city of Guangdong Province have shut down various house churches as part of a well-planned strategy of religious persecution.
According to preliminary calculations, at least 26 members of The Church of Almighty God were arrested during an operation that the authorities implemented in this city of Shaanxi Province in mid-September.
While many expected that the agreement between the Vatican and China would cause a conservative schism in Chinese Catholicism, in fact the first signs of a possible schism are appearing among the pro-government Patriotic Association.
The CCP is strengthening the crackdown on religious belief in schools by using propaganda videos, online petitions, and ideological indoctrination of students and staff.
Authorities in Henan are now forcing believers to replace portraits of Jesus with that of Chinese leaders at their homes.
The authorities claimed that a government-controlled Three-Self church in Luoyang city was an “illegal construction.”