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Islamist who criticized Asia Bibi reports "blasphemers" to Morrocan authorities

Sihamedi is a salafist who has recently become famous for criticizing Macron's meeting with Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi.

Switzerland: Holy Week and Easter without Mass in Geneva

Protestants also adopted similar solutions. Services will be held only in the Saint Peter's cathedral in Geneva.

Pope Francis: the persecution of Christians is "the fury of the devil"

Pope Francis mentioned Pakistani Christian refugee Asia Bibi to illustrate the cruelty of the persecutors of Christian.

All churches in Rome shut down amid coronavirus fears

Use of the churches will be permitted only to religious orders attached to them, i.e. monks and nuns living in community.

Measures against coronavirus complicate church attendance in Central Europe

Measures against coronavirus introduced by Austrian, Czech and Slovak governments have reduced church life in these countries.

Switzerland: a group of people tries to burn down a church

Some people who were standing neareby managed to stop the flames before the firefighters arrived.

Finnish MP now facing four investigations after speaking about Christian beliefs

Mrs Räsänen has served as an MP since 1995, was chair of the Christian Democrats from 2004-2015

Pope Francis urges priests to bring Eucharist to the sick

“We continue to pray together for the sick who suffer from this epidemic,” Pope Francis declared.

Italy: Deprived of Mass, Christians unite in non-stop online Rosary prayer

In the absence of the opportunity to hear the Holy Mass, the faithful are mobilizing for 24-hour prayers online.

An Evangelical church looted in Central Germany

The damage is estimated at more than € 10,000.