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Another Christian church attacked in Pakistan

Catholic World News - March 29, 2011

Armed Muslims attacked and tried to burn down a Catholic church in Pakistan on March 28, in the latest in a series of violent incidents in which Islamic militants hit Christian targets. Pakistani Islamic leaders have announced a campaign against Christian targets, in response to the burning of a Qur'an by a fundamentalist pastor in Florida.

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  • Posted by: jolou418 - Apr. 01, 2011 4:34 PM ET USA

    I fail to see a comparison, Hartwood. If that were a rational argument, the copious amount of blood gushing from those burning Korans, would have quenched the flames.

  • Posted by: hartwood01 - Mar. 29, 2011 10:07 PM ET USA

    Wayne Sapp must selectively read his bible the way the terrorists read their koran. I guess he does not dare pray the Lord's Prayer, since forgiveness is not on his radar.

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