India Christians Fear Christmas Violence In Orissa; Celebrations Cancelled (BosNewsLife In-Depth)

By BosNewsLife Asia Service with a Special BosNewsLife Correspondent reporting from the region

union-churchBHUBANESWAR, INDIA BosNewsLife)-- Fearing violence, Christians in India's volatile state of Orissa will for the first time in their history not celebrate Christmas and instead mourn victims of recent anti-Christian attacks, which killed dozens, and those who died in shootings in Mumbai, a priest told BosNewsLife, Saturday, December 13.