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In the wake of the anti-Christian violence that heavily affected the Church in recent days, the bishops of Niger reaffirmed their friendship with the Muslim community. In a letter addressed to the Muslim community, bishops stated: "We want to renew our friendship and brotherhood to the entire Muslim community in ...read more
Articles from section "Conflicts, War and Terrorism"
Catholic bishops in Sri Lanka assessed the most recent visit of Pope Francis to their country with both gratitude and great confidence, as they continue welcoming the change in government. “ …read more
University students in Homs were the target of a terror attack that left 15 people dead and at least 50 injured, according to a priest based in the city when the blast took place. The car …read more
Jewish, Christian and Muslim leaders of 25 national religious organizations wrote to President Obama today urging “a renewed, determined U.S. effort, in coordination with the Quartet, to work …read more
Pope Francis called on the faithful to pray for the victims of protests that have erupted in Niger. For several days, citizens of the Muslim-majority country protested following the …read more
This report is contributed by John Pontifex of Aid to the Church in Need. The bishop whose diocese in northeast Nigeria has been hardest hit by Boko Haram wants Western governments to commit …read more