Tag: Arson

Firefighters prevent a church from burning down in Eastern Poland

The Captain of the Municipal Headquarters of the State Fire Service in Lublin suggests that "most likely it was was arson"

A church was almost set ablaze by three vandals in Northern Italy

The vandals managed to escape. The police are investigating the case.

Muslim extremists burned down yet another church in Sudan

Jubrial Tutu, pastor of the SCOC church in Tambul, described the arson as direct persecution of Christians.

Unknown individuals endeavour to set fire to a French church

Some damage was caused but firefighters were able to quench the blaze

Swedish church a target of two arson attacks

Pastor Jerker Alsterlund commented the event by stating that, "We have no threat against us but it is a strong symbolic act."

Orthodox church burned down in Ukraine

Local residents notified authorities that a fire had started inside the temple.

Christian persecution on the rise in Italy

Italian Catholics would like to establish a permanent "observatory for religious freedom" in their country.

A fire broke out in the Spanish church of Saint Martin

According to local media reports, the police quickly arrived and evacuated the residents.

Church volunteer confesses to arson of cathedral in French city of Nantes

The Nantes Cathedral traces its history back to the 15th century and is considered a major national treasure.

Arson attack on crucifix with 'Molotov cocktails' shocks Caribbean island

A man threw two homemade incendiary devices at the crucifix of St. Martin De Porres Catholic Church, in the eastern Caribbean.