Tag: murdered priest

A Mexican priest murdered in his church in the state of Morelos

The previous parish priest killed in Mexico had been killed in June 2021. It was Father Father Juan Antonio Orozco Alvarado.

Catholic priest brutally muredered in France

There are no reports about what will happen with the culprit from now on.

Rwandan man kills the priest who sheltered him in France

The murderer was under police supervision after an arson attack in July 2020.

The alleged murderer of Fr. Michael Maingi Kyengo, has been arrested

The alleged murderer of a Catholic priest who was killed in 2019 and who fled after his release was arrested.

Catholic parish attacked, parish priest and faithful murdered in Nigeria

The Saint-Paul of Aye Twar Parish, in eastern Nigeria's Benu state, was attacked during a Mass on the 30th of March by armed men.

Priest tortured and killed with gun in Mexico

The dead body of a priest was found next to his car, on the 27th of March, in Mexico.

A Catholic priest killed in Mindanao in the Philippines

Yesterday, on the 24th of January, unidentified armed men opened fire and killed a Filipino Catholic priest.

A priest was kidnapped and murdered by Islamists in Burkina Faso

After the fall of President Compaoré in 2015, Burkina Faso was penetrated by jihadists operating in the Sahel countries.

Priest kidnapped and murdered in Nigeria

Fr. John Gbakaan was kidnapped and murdered on the 15th of January, on the road from Lambata to Lapai in the State of Niger.

Catholic priest was stabbed to death in Italy

The crime took place near the church of Saint Roch, where Fr. Malgesini was serving. An investigation is underway.