Constantin Caraman (b. 4 august 1912, Oancea, Galaţi county; d. 11 July 2001) was a Pentecostal minister who signed the open letter of protest against infringements of human rights in Romania relating to religious freedom entitled: The neo-protestant denominations and human rights in Romania, which was broadcasted by Radio Free Europe in April 1977. He was imprisoned for practising his faith from 1950 to 1951 and from 1964 to 1965. After signing the open letter he was arrested and interrogated by the Securitate (Silveșan and Răduț 2014, 66–67).
Show on map
- Oancea, Romania
Date of death
Author(s) of this page
- Pintilescu, Corneliu
Dobrincu, Dorin, 2012, “‘Cultele neoprotestante şi drepturile omului în România’. Un memoriu din 1977” (“The neo-protestant denominations and human rights in Romania”: a memorandum of 1977), Arhiva Moldaviae 4: 351–402.
Silveşan, Marius, and Bogdan Emanuel Răduţ. 2014. Cultele neoprotestante și drepturile omului în România (The neo-protestant denominations and human rights in Romania).Cluj-Napoca: Editura Risoprint.