Tag: France

Explosive device planted in a French church during Mass

Toulouse Archbishop Guy de Kerimel strongly condemned this act targeting the Christians community. 

The Notre Dame cathedral was on fire three years ago

The news about the famous Paris cathedral shocked the world on the 15th of April 2019.

An arson has been reported in the choir of a French church

As for the circumstances, there is little room for doubt – the fire is arson. Candles were placed on the first pews and all around

French authorities elaborate new strategy to tackle anti-religious hate crimes

Support for victims is considered key and corresponds to a “constant and legitimate request from the cults encountered”.

French church smeared with insults towards priests

The other targeted priest is called Abbé Jean-Louis Brunel and was also targeted in Barleux, according to the news source.

Religious statue removal to be decided in French court

The statue was only targeted after it was hit by a car and was later rebuilt identically.

French parish victim of malicious and threatening graffitis for a month

Anti-Christians vandalism has been on the rise in France for the last few years.

Recent survey reveals that anti-religious violence rose by nearly 40% in France

Of the 1.659 anti-religious incidents in 2021, 857 were against Christians, which makes them the most targeted religion in France.

A French priest has been spit on and insulted in Arabic

French Christians are regularly targeted by young Arabs who often get radicalised in the hoods.

On average everyday two anti-Christian attacks took place in France in 2021

More than 800 anti-Christian incidents were reported in France in 2021.