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Iraqis’ experiences recall ‘what it means to live as a Christian’

Rome: An Iraqi priest who was forced to flee his village when the Islamic State seized the area in 2014 said the hardship and persecution Christians in Iraq have ...Read More...

Catholic church launches major priesthood recruitment drive

Scotland’s Catholic church has launched its biggest recruitment drive for the priesthood in generations amid ongoing concerns over a rapidly ageing clergy. As the number of priests in parts ...Read More...

Slain priest left letter opposing execution for his killer

Florida: A Florida priest murdered last year has appealed from beyond the grave for his alleged killer to be shown mercy. Reverend Rene Robert enshrined his opposition to the death ...Read More...

550 attend mass outside White House in solidarity with refugees

Washington, D.C: “All are welcome in this place,” a crowd of people sang in Lafayette Square outside of the White House this afternoon. More that 550 people gathered to ...Read More...

Newark auxiliary bishop assaulted during Mass

New Jersey: A Catholic bishop in New Jersey was slightly injured during a memorial Mass for a revered Hall of Fame baseball player when a crazed man in a ...Read More...

Pakistan acquits all 115 suspects in burning of Christians’ homes

A court in Pakistan on Saturday cited lack of evidence to acquit all 115 suspects in the burning of more than 150 houses of Christians in 2013 over alleged ...Read More...

Christian leaders denounce Trump’s plan to favor Christian immigrants

Over the last decade, Christians in the United States have grown increasingly alarmed about the persecution of other Christians overseas, especially in the Middle East. With each priest kidnapped ...Read More...

Silicon Valley uneasy on Trump’s immigration ban

New York : Silicon Valley heads have slammed US President Donald Trump’s temporary ban on refugees and many Muslims from entering the United States, fearing it could prevent them ...Read More...

US airports on frontline as Trump’s immigration ban causes chaos

Donald Trump’s executive order to close America’s borders to refugees and immigrants from some Muslim-majority countries caused chaos on Saturday, as people who had flown to the US were ...Read More...

Pope Francis sends prayers, greetings for March for Life

Washington:  Pope Francis offered his greeting to participants at the 2017 March for Life in Washington, D.C., assuring them of his prayers and imparting his Apostolic Blessing upon all present. ...Read More...
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