- Feb 22, 2020
Egypt’s Coptic church said Wednesday that prosecutors are investigating the death of a monk who had until recently served in a monastery northwest of Cairo where the abbot was killed in July.
Cameroon’s bishops are worried about election-related violence ahead of the Oct. 7 presidential poll.
Pope Francis mourned the loss of more than 200 lives in a ferry accident on Lake Victoria near the Tanzanian island of Ukara.
Due to its impact on young Catholics in Africa, fundamentalism will be a topic that bishops from East Africa prioritize in their talks with other delegates during the synod’s intervention sessions.
Malawi’s bishops have urged the country’s politicians to keep Pope Francis out of “petty politics.”
A priest in Cameroon has refused to accept his suspension for performing unauthorized exorcisms.