A ‘bulletproof’ cross rises in Karachi

“I said, ‘I am going to build a big cross, higher than any in the world, in a Muslim country,’ ” said Gill, 58. “It will be a symbol of God, and everybody who sees this will be worry-free.”

Now, in this overwhelmingly Muslim country, in the heart of a city where Islamist extremists control pockets of some neighborhoods, the 14-story cross is nearly complete.

It is being built at the entrance to Karachi’s largest Christian cemetery…

  • mauser 98

    bomb proof?

    • Not likely.

    • Neither the cross nor the man responsible will last long.

      Anyone want to take odds on that?

  • Jonias

    He should also be afraid that anti-Christ and America and the EU may come and use ‘banker-busting’ missiles to destroy it.

  • eMan14

    It’s a decent thing to do. Not a wise thing to do.

  • vimy

    he’s gonna make somebody cross!

  • Clink9

    It will draw homosexuals from all lands to demand he now builds them a wedding cake.