Black Spirituality Religion : Church Stages Kidnapping of Youth Group Members

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  1. Keita Kenyatta

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    A church pastor in Pennsylvania could face felony charges for staging a fake kidnapping of youth group students in order to teach them about religious persecution.
    Teenagers at the Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church in Middletown, Pa., were surprised when they attended a youth group meeting at the church on March 21 and were ambushed by what seemed to be real kidnappers.

    Adults, including an off-duty cop, brandished weapons and put bags over the heads of the children, ages 13 through 18, and forced them into a church van. The group was driven to the home of an assistant pastor, who was presented before the group with a seemingly bloodied and bruised face, according to Dauphin County District Attorney Fran Chardo.
    One of the adults used a real AK-47, though the gun was unloaded, Chardo said.
    The church leaders who organized the fake hostage situation later told law enforcement that the event was meant to be a lesson to the children on how Christians are persecuted in places around the world, but the "educational" event m

    http://news.yahoo.com/church-stages...p-members-170352891--abc-news-topstories.html
     
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    - What they really taught them was that this is how we (christians) persecute others around the world when they refuse to become Christians. We kidnap, torture and kill all who would dare oppose us and we have been doing this for a couple thousand years!
     
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