Lutheran Church in Michalovce Vandalised

Country: Slovakia

Date of incident: October 14, 2010

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Anti-Religion or humanism groups / Private

On October 14, 2010, the Lutheran Church in Michalovce was found seriously damaged. It had been broken into, possibly by Satanist, who had turned the major cross upside down, burnt the altar vestments, damaged the baptismal font, and wrote insults to God and saints onto the altar.

Cigarette packets, beer cans, and leftover food was found in and around the church. Source: