Could Jesus Be a Chinese Communist?
[Hat-tip to Pew Sitter: “New Love for the ‘Patriotic Church'”]
[Could Pope Francis be a ChiCom?]
Monday, March 28, 2016
By Joe Carter
Acton Institute PowerBlog
If Jesus were alive today, do you think he would be comfortable with the Communist Party government in China?”
That’s a question BBC reporter John Sudworth asked Pastor Wu Weiqing, a Beijing based priest, who serves in an official, state-sanctioned church. The pastor replies without hesitation: “Absolutely. I think so.”
First of all, as the Easter holiday reminds us, Jesus is alive today. Second, Jesus would most definitely not be comfortable with the Communist Party government in China. And the Communist Party government in China would not be comfortable with Jesus.