While escaping, the burglar threatened to return and kill everyone.
French bishop condemns bill for offenses against human dignity.
The children have been placed in different families and are not allowed to continue in their Catholic boarding.
French Catholics have been subjected to persecution since the eighteenth century.
The local authorities decided to temporarily close the cemetery until further notice.
All the statues weigh at least fifty kilos and some of them are almost one meter high.
At least two Catholic churches or monuments are the subjects of theft or profanation on a daily basis.
The statue was carved in the seventeenth century and was classified as a historical monument in the twentieth century.