May 31, 2014


On March 3, the condemned man was taken to Vienna and once again tortured on the rack; but this time no recantation was forthcoming. The weaknesses that had been his at Zürich, and to a lesser degree at Kreuzenstein, had been replaced by a hitherto unknown fortitude. When urged to confess to a priest and...
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SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said on Saturday that it had sentenced a South Korean Baptist missionary to a labor camp for life for allegedly trying to build underground churches in the country, where the government considers such religious activities an attempt to sabotage its rule. The missionary, Kim Jong-uk, was also convicted of...
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