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  • Mom, let's make soup balls when we finish the dumplings.

  • Okay. Yangyang loves those.

  • Chief Wang, please come in.

  • Please, have a seat.

  • Li Ming'ai, what have you been up to lately?

  • Any meetings recently?

  • Last time you were arrested, attending a meeting.

  • You shouldn't believe in God.

  • Here's some water.

  • You should know the CCP is an atheist party.

  • We don't allow any belief in God.

  • Whoever believes in God will be arrested and punished.

  • That's just the policy.

  • I'm here with a warning.

  • If you're arrested again, it'll be more than just a fine. Got it?

  • Chief Wang, I'm not a believer,

  • but I do know many countries have religious freedom.

  • Doesn't our Constitution say something similar?

  • They can believe in God, without breaking the law.

  • Then why does our government have such a problem with believers?

  • Chief Wang,

  • my belief means I read the word of God and seek truth.

  • Nothing I've done breaks the law, and nothing I've done is a crime.

  • You don't just arrest me;

  • you take our money and harass and threaten us.

  • How can this be legal?

  • Aren't you supposed to be the people's police?

  • Do you even know what the law is?

  • It's just the policy of our Party!

  • The government has released another document to rectify religion,

  • requiring more force in attacking belief

  • and calling for the elimination of house churches.

  • Li Ming'ai, I'm warning you:

  • The next time you're arrested, you'll serve at least eight to ten years,

  • and then, your whole family will suffer too.

  • But I haven't broken the law.

  • It's not enough to persecute me, you even go after my family.

  • Is there any justice in this? (Shut up!)

  • You're not supposed to believe in God, but you still do.

  • Why is that?

  • Yang Tao, keep an eye on your wife.

  • If she continues to believe, she'll be arrested, sentenced severely,

  • and you'll be in trouble too.

  • Can't say I didn't warn you.

  • Otherwise, it's both your faults.

  • Yes, all right.

  • Let's go.

  • Chief Wang, take care.

  • Oh, one more thing.

  • You should report anyone believing in God or preaching.

  • You'll be rewarded by the government.

  • Yang Tao, I've said what I can.

  • Watch your wife carefully.

  • I understand, sir. Take care.

  • You're still going to the meetings! Aren't you afraid of going to jail?

  • How could you be this way?

  • Take this! Take this!

  • Stop it, just listen to me! (Daddy, stop it!)

  • Don't hit Mama! Stop!

  • Yang Tao! What's wrong with you?

  • Have you gone insane?

  • I didn't raise you this way!

  • Mom! What am I supposed to do with her?

  • The village leader warned me again

  • that if she goes on believing, she'll get arrested again,

  • and then I'll stop getting electrical work!

  • They'll even take away our family pond.

  • That's no reason to go hitting her!

  • Youfrom now on, you can only stay home.

  • You can't go anywhere.

  • One more meeting, I break your legs!

  • Sit down, right now! I mean it!

  • Ming'ai, let's talk about it.

  • Ming'ai, maybe it's for the family's sake that he doesn't want you to believe.

  • Please don't believe in God.

  • Listen to him. Okay?

  • Butif you wanted to act for the good of our family,

  • you wouldn't follow the Communist Party.

  • You'd let me believe in God.

  • Have you already forgotten?

  • Once I believed, our family received such grace and blessing.

  • I got cancer several years ago.

  • Doctors said I couldn't be cured.

  • The only reason I'm alive is because God cured my disease.

  • If not, where would I be? And what about our Yangyang?

  • They do everything they can

  • to stop belief in God or accepting His salvation.

  • That's opposing God.

  • They'll be punished!

  • You shouldn't side with the Communist Party

  • or stop my belief in God!

  • Ming'ai, it's good to believe in God.

  • That's not the problem.

  • But can't you just secretly believe at home?

  • Don't do that either!

  • Did you hear what Chief Wang said?

  • The Party wants to ban all house churches,

  • and they won't spare any believers.

  • They'll be all wiped out.

  • Ifif you keep believing, you'll be lucky to survive.

  • The government says you can't, so you can't!

  • Accepting the judgment and chastisement of God's words

  • is His love and salvation for us

  • Hello? Police?

  • I'm reporting believers in God.

  • Where's Li Ming'ai?

  • Out shopping.

  • Go look!

  • What's going on? (Out of the way!)

  • Hey, stop! (Is this even legal?)

  • You, shut up!

  • We're gonna catch Li Ming'ai today!

  • Ming'ai.

  • Hey, what's up?

  • Ming'ai.

  • Sister Gao, everything okay?

  • Listen.

  • Chief Wang brought the police to search your home.

  • They're now coming after you.

  • You need to go and hide!

  • But then, what about my child?

  • Don't go home. The police will take you away.

  • You couldn't care for him then.

  • Go to Longbu, find my sister. She's also a Christian.

  • Here's her address, and some money.

  • Take it.

  • Sister Gao, I can't accept this.

  • Take it and go, hurry.

  • If they see you now, you can't get away.

  • Pray to God often and rely on Him.

  • Hurry, go. (Sister Gao …)

  • Thanks, ma'am.

  • Of course.

  • Get it! Kick it!

  • Oh, got that time!

  • Nice!

  • Ming'ai?

  • Ming'ai!

  • Hey, you're here.

  • What's on your mind? Was it your son?

  • Yes.

  • It's been two years since I've seen him.

  • Sister Wang, let's leave soon.

  • Don't make anyone worry.

  • Okay.

  • Captain, target acquired. Corner of Quanbei and Zhongguan.

  • Good. Move!

  • Police! Stand down!

  • What are you doing? What's going on?

  • You're believers and you preach.

  • We've been watching you. Let's go!

  • We're not breaking any laws. What is this?

  • Shut up! Get in the car.

  • Wangshui, huh?

  • Call their police station.

  • Ask them about her.

  • I'm on it.

  • Sowhen did you come to Longbu to preach?

  • Who brought you?

  • Who's heard you spread the gospel?

  • Don't you know it's against the law to believe in God?

  • I thought that the Constitution gives religious freedom.

  • My belief in God is legal.

  • What law gives you the right to arrest me like this?

  • I came here to spread the gospel and tell people the work of God.

  • There's nothing wrong with that.

  • Why has this become illegal in China?

  • God created the heavens and the earth and the entire human race.

  • No matter where people live, they should all worship God.

  • Why do you want to stop people from believing in God?

  • It's really you obstructing justice and breaking the law.

  • Why must you interrogate me?

  • Why? Do you really not know?

  • China is under the Communist Party.

  • The Communist Party's policy is to suppress and ban religious faith,

  • and ban all house churches,