Articles on this issue "rape"
Cardinal Oswald Gracias, the archbishop of Mumbai, has again expressed his disdain for the rape of a nun in India this month, saying he was ashamed something like this could happen in his …read more
Cardinal Oswald Gracias, the archbishop of Mumbai, has concelebrated Mass on the feast day of St. Joseph in a way which condemns the violence perpetrated against women in India. According to …read more
The Bishops of India, along with Indian Christians, have decried the brutal rape of a nun trying to stop thieves last week. According to Fides, the Indian bishops said in a statement, …read more
A Congolese doctor has denounced rape as a “weapon of mass destruction.” Dr. Denis Mukwege, a Congolese doctor, has spent years treating rape victims in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo …read more
Archbishop of Westminster Cardinal Vincent Nichols on Thursday addressed the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, highlighting the role of faith leaders and communities in their …read more
“End Sexual Violence in Conflict #TimeToAct” was the theme of a roundtable discussion held today at Vatican Radio, a precursor to a global summit which will be held on the same theme later …read more
Rape,sexual assaults, looting and killings have taken place as rebel troops left the Central African Republic and withdrew to Chad – including the attempted rape of religious sisters. Fr. …read more