Tag: Christian heritage

Archaeologists find Christian relics a church destroyed by IS

The Islamic State had destroyed relics dating back more than 2,000 years.

Belgian city destroys a church without athorisation

The destruction of Belgium's Christian heritage is not slowing down/

A historic Turkish monastery has been transformed into a nightclub

Sumela Monastery was established in approximately 386 AD and forcibly abandoned.

Armenian Christians prevented from visiting monastery by Azerbaijan authorities

Armenians fondly recall the times of baptisms, blessings and larger corporate worship at Dadivank.

Belgian public media wonder what to do with desecralised churches

According to a 2019 report by the Catholic Church, as many as 31 churches have been closed in Belgium in 2018 alone.

French organisation tries to preserve the country's Christian heritage

This year's pilot renovation project concerns, for example, the chapel in Vrère in the Deux-Sèvres department.

Complaint about ringing of church in Southern England

Build in the 14th century the Church's clock currently chimes every quarter of an hour.

"Cooperation between Eastern, Western Christian denominations are important"

Deputy Prime Minister Zsolt Semjén highlighted the importance of cooperation in the interest of protecting Christian civilization.

Warsaw cardinal laments ‘desecration’ of Christ statue with rainbow flag

A Polish cardinal has urged protesters to respect religious sensibilities after they attached a rainbow flag to a historic statue

1,200-year-old cross in Pakistan implies Christianity was there before Islam

There are currently no Christian families in that area, but they were once present.