David Jang has become an increasingly influential figure in Asian and now American evangelicalism. He and his followers have founded media outlets and a Christian college and are key influencers in the World Evangelical Alliance. But many say he leads a group that has encouraged the belief that he's the 'Second Coming Christ.' Is there any truth to the allegations?
“Churches in Hong Kong do not have subsidies from the government and are often lacking in funding,” said Peter Pun, a former director of the government’s planning department. “The best way for them is to make use of their nice, prime locations by building new high-rises and leasing the units.”
Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing legislators are calling for an investigation into the funding behind the protests that have shut down blocks of city for weeks, and religious groups that have supported the movement are a potential target.