Karl Desouza | Paris

Missionary

Karl deSouza is on staff with Jews for Jesus in Paris, France. He was born in Karachi, Pakistan, and his parents moved to Quebec in Canada when he was a child. It was not until his senior year at Concordia University in Montreal that he came to know Jesus as his Messiah. Since that time, both his parents have come to faith. His mother is from the Bene-Israel Jewish community in India. Karl received his master's degree from Heritage Theological Seminary in Cambridge Ontario. He is married to Kristen, a Korean believer. They have three children.

Terrorism, Secularism and God
January 26, 2016
Author: Karl deSouza

One of our Paris missionaries reflects on the November 13 attacks, and how a massacre like this affects ministry.

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Reflections on Terrorism in Paris
January 9, 2015
Author: Karl deSouza

Jews for Jesus Paris staffer, Karl DeSouza, reflected on the events of the past few days in a conversation with his young son…

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The Other “S-Word” No One Likes
September 23, 2014
Author: Karl deSouza

Is there a connection between sin and suffering?

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The (real) wall that divides
July 25, 2014
Author: Karl deSouza

Conflicts are inevitable. I don’t know of any one family that doesn’t have them, so how could we expect the absence of conflict between entire people groups?

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Faith Hope Love
February 17, 2014
Author: Karl deSouza

Social attitudes and definitions of these great gifts may leave something to be desired, but God offers the real thing.

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From Objection to Openness
September 6, 2012
Author: Karl deSouza

Jewish people raise a variety of objections about belief in Jesus, ranging from personal to theological/religious and virtually everything in between! As a missionary and evangelist, my task involves discovering a person’s real objections and obstacles to the...

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Jews in Pakistan?!
January 1, 2005
Author: Karl deSouza

Jews in Pakistan?! There are Jews in Pakistan?!?” is the common reaction I get when I tell people I was born in Karachi, Pakistan. My father, a Catholic, was of Goan origin (Goa is a western province of India), and my mother comes from the Bene-Israel Jewish...

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