October 17, 2012
Persecuted: The Global Assault on Christians
Paul Marshall, First Presbyterian Church Tacoma, South Chapel
The persecution of Christians is widespread and increasing in many areas. In 2010, the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life, the gold standard of contemporary religion statistics, concluded that Christians are the most widely persecuted religious group in the world. How has the global church responded to issues of persecution, and what are some steps we can take together in the future?
Join Paul Marshall
for this public lecture and discussion addressing these and other topics from his forthcoming book Persecuted: The Global Assault on Christians
. Paul Marshall is a Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute’s Center for Religious Freedom and an expert on issues of religion, politics and religious freedom.
First Presbyterian Church, South Chapel
20 Tacoma Ave. South
Wednesday, October 17