Story number 4 for 9 Feb 1999

By February 9, 1999

Meanwhile, despite reports of more openness to religious freedom, thousands of Bibles have been burned in Cuba. Open Doors report the burning took place near a military unit in Managua, after officials denounce the Bibles as “subversive books.” After being loaded on trucks, the Bibles were taken to a dump and set on fire. Open Doors was expelled from Cuba in 1995, but officials say that won’t stop them from sending scriptures to ministries authorized on the island.

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