Wednesday, July 01, 2015

You Will Be Persecuted with Words

What does it mean to be persecuted for our faith?

Quite often I hear people say that Christians aren’t being persecuted in the United States. What they mean is that we aren’t suffering physically for our faith, in contrast to so many Christians in other parts of the world. I recognize, of course, that there is a significant difference between what is happening to Christians here and to Christians elsewhere who are sacrificing their lives or being tortured for their faith.

Still, it isn’t right to say that Christians in the United States are free from persecution. We should be more precise: We are free from physical persecution. Keep reading

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