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Against the backdrop of violence and escalating tensions between the government and the opposition in the run-up to Bangladesh’s parliamentary elections slated for Jan. 5, 2014, one of the country’s leading Catholic prelates is calling for calm. Archbishop Patrick D’Rozario of Dhaka, the country’s capital, told C...read more
Articles from section "Islam"
A Nigerian archbishop reiterated calls for peace and forgiveness as he released more information about the bombing of St. Rita's Catholic Church that took place at the end of October. …read more
By Ann Schneible Mary is the center of dialogue, not only between Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholicism, but between Christianity and Islam. This was one of the themes touched upon …read more
US bishops are affirming their support for the Church in Nigeria, as another attack on a church last Sunday left an immediate death toll of two, with several dozen wounded. Cardinal Timothy …read more
Here is a Vatican translation of the address Benedict XVI gave this evening to a large crowd of Lebanese young people. * * * Your Beatitude, Brother Bishops, Dear Friends, “May grace and peace …read more
The US ambassador to Libya and three other Americans were killed in an attack Tuesday on the consulate in Benghazi. A message from the Vatican today spoke of the "unacceptable violence" …read more