Tag: Europe

Dozens of French Jews immigrate to Israel amid rising anti-Semitism

Israel expects to welcome more than 10,000 immigrants this year.

A fire broke out in the Spanish church of Saint Martin

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

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

French cathedral subjected to politically-motivated vandalism

The new project of law on bioethics raises several controversies among the French population.

French cemetery vandalised three times in July

The vandals also attempted to open several vaults.

Anti-Christian incidents in France rose by 285% since 2008

The situation of Christianity in France has become more and more alarming in the last decade.

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.

Barcelona cardinal holds Mass in defiance of government order

Even if all the 500 people who’d been invited to the ceremony attended, the basilica would have only been at 23% capacity.

Hagia Sophia reopens as Grand Mosque

A cathedral once the centre of Eastern Orthodox Christianity has seen its identity changed yet again..

Statue of the Sacred Heart of Jesus stolen in Belgium.

This statue of Christ had just been restored last month.