Rome’s Colosseum to be lit up in red for persecuted Christians

Posted February 9, 2018 9:10 am by Staff Reporter

Rome’s Colosseum to be lit up in red for persecuted Christians

The Roman Colosseum will be lit up in red later this month to draw attention to the persecution of Christians around the world. On Saturday, February 24, at 6pm, the Colosseum will be floodlit in an event supported by Aid to the Church in Need (ACN). Prominent churches in Syria and Iraq will also be illuminated in red. Alessandro Monteduro, director of ACN, told Crux that the lighting of the…
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