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Farsi speaking Christians Banned from entering St. Peter Church in Tehran

Mohabat News Site for Iranian Christians
St. Peter Church announced that Farsi speaking Christians are banned from entering the church.
According to Mohabat News following the closure of some of the Farsi speaking churches and the continued pressure on the Farsi speaking churches in Iran, St. Peter Church announced that Farsi speaking Christians are banned from entering the church.

According to this report a few days before celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ, Sergay Benjamin who is the main priest at the St. Peters Church in Tehran called on Farsi speaking Christians not to enter and pray at this church. Some of the Farsi speaking Christians had been praying at this church for the past 20 years.