Last article of section "Religious Freedom"
Here is the text of an address given byCardinal Peter Turkson, president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace,to a conference on human rights. The conference was in Bratislava, organized by theSlovakian bishops' conference. The text was provided Tuesday by Vatican Radio. * * * The Catholic Chu...read more
Articles from section "Religious Freedom"
The U.S. Senate should act quickly to address a “growing crisis of religious minorities” by allowing a vote on S. 653, a bill to establish a Special Envoy to Promote Religious Freedom of …read more
By Oliver Maksan The year 2013 was not a good year for Egypt's Christians. The wave of violence that engulfed dozens of churches and religious institutions after the ouster of the Muslim …read more
With the Winter Olympics, Russia has attracted attention on a variety of issues, among them religion. On Feb. 10 Pew Research published a report, “Russians Return to Religion, but Not to …read more
Here is the text of testimony given this week by Archbishop Francis Chullikatt, the Holy See's permanent observer to the United Nations, before theUS House of Representatives Committee on …read more
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops today filed anamicus curiaebrief with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of the plaintiffs inSebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.andConestoga Wood …read more