February 1, 2005 13:34 Age: 9 yrs

Professor Witte Discusses Evangelism in Disaster Areas

By: Beverly James

Professor John Witte, Jr., is quoted in the January 31 issue of the Christian Science Monitor on laws in Sri Lanka and Indonesia banning proselytizing despite disaster aid from faith-based groups. "The way these laws are cast with rather sweeping language would make even an accidental conversion an act for which the religious body giving the aid is guilty," said Witte, director of the Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Religion at the law school.

List: <- Back to: News Releases