Worshipers gather on a Sunday, knowing that only a few days before, two pastors had been killed, two churches were burned and 35 homes razed in Karachi. They worship with the power of God’s grace that overcomes the fear that tries to paralyze them.
(Second photo) A church member uses a rented gun to protect church members and their guests during a service.
(Canon 5D MarkII, 24-105mm @47mm, 1/30 sec, f6.3, ISO 1000)
(Canon 5D MarkII, 24-105mm @45mm, 1/1250 sec, f8, ISO 1000)
Part of an ongoing project about the persecution of Christians in Pakistan.
©Copyright Gary S. Chapman 2009