A memorial service has been scheduled in Istanbul tomorrow for three Christian martyrs who were slain in a vicious attack by Muslims who had agreed to meet them at a Bible publishing house in Turkey one year ago.
Compass Direct is reporting the service will be held at St. Esprit Cathedral in honor of the lives of Tilman Geske of Germany and Turkish nationals Necati Aydin and Ugur Yuksel.
According to Forum 18 News, a Turkish Protestant commentator described 2007 as a "dark year" for their community.
Some Christians are hiring private security companies and locking their doors during worship because of fears about the violence threatened against Christians, the report said.
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