For those that want more information about France, its Christian history, needs, and missions, check out these links to websites, books, and videos.
Christian History of France (brief article)
Huguenots: Driven out of France
Persecution in Lyon
Irenaeus: The Mass Slaughter at Lyon (Christianhistoryproject.net)
St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre (ChristianityToday/ChristianHistory.net)
General Reading (including missions)