Atlanta, GA 5/21/2008 1:49:46 AM
News / Religion

Israel Orthodox Jews Burn Hundreds of New Testaments Distributed by Christian Missionaries

Israeli Orthodox Jews destroyed hundreds of copies of the New Testament in the latest act of violence against Christian missionaries.


The deputy mayor in a central Israel town reportedly urged people to turn over New Testaments and other materials distributed by missionaries.


Hundreds of religious students set fire to the books in a vacant lot near a synagogue.



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