Evangelical Church Attacked Near Paris

Photo Credit: Le Parisien

PARIS (Evangelical Focus) A fire erupted in the Armenian Evangelical Church of Alfortville (near Paris) on Sunday 2 April, at 6 a.m. The flames woke up Pastor Gilbert Léonian and his wife, who live in the first floor.

The fire was a “shock” because they were sleeping, the pastor said, but they were not physically injured.

A trash bin was placed in front of the building and set on fire. The firefighters arrived in time to stop the fire propagating to the rest of the building.

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  • Grace Kim Kwon

    France needs the Gospel; it’s a dire mission field.

  • Guest✓ᵛᵉʳᶦᶠᶦᵉᵈ

    Islamists hate Armenians and they hate Christians.

    • Arthur Belling

      You’d have cheered though if it’d been a Catholic church, right?

      • Guest✓ᵛᵉʳᶦᶠᶦᵉᵈ

        Your comment doesn’t even make sense.

        • Arthur Belling

          It makes perfect sense.

          • Guest✓ᵛᵉʳᶦᶠᶦᵉᵈ

            Only to the cotton candy inside your head.

          • Arthur Belling

            No, you would be happy to see a Catholic church burn down.

          • Ken

            Flagged.

          • Arthur Belling

            Why?

          • Guest✓ᵛᵉʳᶦᶠᶦᵉᵈ

            No I wouldn’t. Do you realize who you’re talking to?