Tag: Priest

Iraqi priest: pandemic is sinking the economy but helping the Islamic State

The weakening economy increases poverty which is working in favour of jihadist recruitment.

A priest was arrested for preventing an abortion in the U.S.

U.S. government impose severe penalties on those who physically block access to facilities that murder unborn children.

Germany: Nigerian priest forced to leave his parish because of death threats

The Vicar General of the diocese explained that "it would be irresponsible to expose Fr. Patrick Asomugha to further danger."

Priest kidnapped in Niger in 2018 seen in recent jihadist video

There are many jihadists groups working in Southern Niger, Burkina Faso and Mali

Priest attacked with machetes in the DRC

Guy-Robert Mandro, parish priest of Fataki was badly injured along his way to Kondoni by an armed militia.

Egyptian priest nearly murdered

Local news reports that a Coptic Priest in Alexandria was nearly murdered on 3 February.

Belgian priest murdered in South Africa

Father Joseph Hollanders was found dead in his house in the village of Bodibe

Priest wins standing ovation for swipe at politicians at Lyra McKee's funeral

Police believe the Derry violence had been orchestrated as trouble brewed over the anniversary of the Easter Rising