China | One year after a police raid, members of a prominent Chinese church wrestle with past traumas and endure ongoing threats
by June Cheng
Posted 12/09/19, 06:39 pm
Late in November, a Chinese court sentenced Qin Defu, an elder at the influential Early Rain Covenant Church in Chengdu, to four years in prison. The charges, according to lawyer Zhang Peihong, were “illegal business operation” for printing and distributing 20,000 books for church use.