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Surabaya's Christian Community Remembers AirAsia Victims

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...

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