Chau Prepared to Share Good News with Isolated Tribe

Was he a brave martyr or a fool? That’s the question being asked about missionary John Chau, who was reportedly killed trying to evangelize a lost people group on a lone island.  Chau had to hire local fishermen to illegally cross the naval blockade separating North Sentinel Island from the rest of the world.  A 1956 law prohibits contact with the tribe.  Only Chau’s waterproof Bible stopped an arrow from its deadly task on his first visit.  On his second attempt John Allen Chau died at the hands of the lost tribe he came to save.  He was 26.  Read more: