Tag: France

France, The "Budding Islamic Republic"

In a country that used to stand for freedom of expression, self-censorship is soaring.

French radio violated France's laicity law by offending the Christian Church

The song, wanting in artistic value, makes a caricature of Jesus Christ and indeed of all Christians.

9 statues of the Holy Mary devastated in Southern France

9 statues of the Holy Mary have been devastated in Southern France on Thursday January 9

Paris mayor’s effort to pull pro-family posters backfires

The posters targeted France’s new bioethics law that would allow medically assisted procreation for lesbian couples.

Europe: anti-Christian attacks reach all-time high in 2019

The research shows that roughly 3,000 Christian churches, schools, cemeteries and monuments were vandalized

No Christmas Mass at Paris' Notre Dame Cathedral for first time in 200 years

The faithful did not give up hope. Restoration works are underway.

The European Union and religious liberty: progress, indifference or decline?

Religious freedom inside and outside of Europe at times seems to be worsening, not improving.

Remembering L'Arche founder Jean Vanier who dies at 90

He was founder of a community all over the world with about 150 centres which supports people with disabilities.

France: As many practicing Muslims as Catholics among 18-29 year-olds

As Catholicism has diminished in France, other religions like Islam have stepped in to take its place

Swimming Pool at the roof of Notre-Dame

A "New Meditative Public Space" that spans the whole roof of the cathedral which was destroyed a month ago