'Child-witches' of Nigeria seek refuge

[/FONT]‘Child-witches’ of Nigeria seek refuge…** **

Mary is a pretty five-year-old girl with big brown eyes and a father who kicked her out onto the streets in one of the most dangerous parts of the world. Her crime: the local priest had denounced her as a witch and blamed her “evil powers” for causing her mother’s death.

I read this article and I was shocked and saddened about the atrocities committed in the name of Jesus againist these children. I am speechless. Salem witch trials come to mind, yet these are innocent children. I am bafffled.

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