Tag: America

Cross and graves vandalized at Catholic university cemetery in the US

In total, seven headstones were defaced, along with the central cross in the cemetery. 

Another statue of Saint Junipero Serra has been vandalised

A statue that depicted Saint Junipero Serra was vandalised yesterday, the 22nd of June, in Palma de Mallorca in Spain.

Eucharist and tabernacle stolen from North Carolina Catholic Church

Nothing apart from the tabernacle was stolen or damaged, said the parish.

Historic Executive Order provides $50 million in aid for religious persecution

This order is believed to be the first-ever to exclusively address the issue of international religious freedom.

Virtual March for Life: strengthening the fundamental values to face the disease

The right to life is the most relevant and inalienable good of the human person, without distinctions of any kind.

Religious freedom advocates warn against repression of religious minorities

The U.S. ambassador for religious freedom warned on Wednesday that some governments might close houses of worship for good.

Catholic churches vandalized during march against police repression in Mexico

The Xalapa Cathedral and the Expiatory Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Mexico’s Veracruz state were vandalized June 8

USAID condemns UN plan to include abortion in COVID-19 relief

The UN funds programs known to suggest abortions in countries where such activity has been made illegal on religious grounds.

Executive order advances international religious freedom

Programs will include efforts to detect and prevent imminent attacks on religious communities

Churches in six states damaged already by violent protests

Church buildings in California, Minnesota, New York, Kentucky, Texas, and Colorado were attacked.