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Genocide in Rwanda: Complicity of the Churches
In 1994, genocide put Rwanda on the map for most of the world. It also exposed one of the most shameful scandals of the Rwandan churches-the complicity of the Christian churches in the genocide. Rwanda is the most Christian country in Africa. More than 90% of its people are baptized Christians, with the Roman Catholic and Anglican Churches having the greatest number of adh ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published August 23rd 2004 by Paragon House
(first published March 2004)
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A strong collection of essays reflection on the genocide in Rwanda and the church's involvement. It explains the horrors of what happened and also highlights stories that portray that not all humanity was lost in the 100 days of killing. Interesting read as most of the essays are written by members of the church, enabling them to give a poignant look back on what happened and how the church failed, but can still ultimately triumph if the right steps are taken. Definitely a good read for anyone i ...more