Religious freedom remains under "serious and sustained assault" around the globe, according to a new annual report from the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom.
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Two bishops from southern Nigeria condemned an attack on a vehicle carrying Abuja Cardinal John Olorunfemi Onaiyekan and appealed to the government to tackle the growing instability in Edo state.
Italian authorities made the arrests Thursday of six suspects who allegedly received orders from the Islamic State terrorist group.
Lyon Cardinal Philippe Barbarin admitted making mistakes and unveiled new anti-abuse measures at a meeting with local priests.
The St. Louis Sisters who run the Jubilee Primary and Junior High School in Kumasi decided to start selling bottles of orange juice, made from orange trees on their property, to give their students a better alternative beverage than soda and also to support their ministry.
A German Catholic leader's defense of religious freedom has triggered a backlash after anti-Muslim statements by far-right politicians in the country.
Catholic agencies are beginning to build temporary shelters for thousands of families in Ecuador made homeless by the South American country's worst natural disaster in nearly seven decades.
Trinh and other women in her situation find that help from women religious is their only option for surviving domestic violence and its destructive impact.
A Roman Catholic bishop has challenged Austria's plans to construct a fence to keep out refugees by refusing to allow the authorities to build on church land.