Gospel Christians Hold Protest Meeting

2004 2004-09-14T10:00:00+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

At 2 p.m. on 18 September in Banhalor Square of Minsk Christians of several gospel churches will gather for a meeting of protest against a number of norms of the law “On religious freedom”. According to the pastor of Jesus Christ Church Barys Charnahlaz, the believers have the intention to give publicity to different facts of violation of the rights of Protestants and express their disagreement with certain norms of tax legislation. The meeting is permitted by Minsk City Executive Committee.

According to the press-release of the informational center “Freedom of Conscience”, among the organizers of the meeting are such Minsk churches as “Word of Faith”, “Jesus Christ Church” and “God’s Family”.