Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Surabaya's Christian Community Remembers Those Aboard AirAsia Flight

While rough seas continued to hamper search efforts for AirAsia Flight 8501, Christian church services across Surabaya Sunday honored the memory of its 162 passengers and crew. The tragedy weighed heavily on Surabaya’s Christian community. One church lost 40 of its parishioners when the Airbus jet crashed in the Java Sea.  While Indonesia is overwhelmingly Muslim, Surabaya has a strong Christian minority. Pastor Bernardo Kariodimadjo, from the International Christian Assembly in...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter