- Jul 29, 2021
Archbishop Paul Desfarges of Algiers has said that Bishop Pierre Claverie and his 18 companions, who were martyred in Algeria between 1994 and 1996, are “models for our lives as disciples today and tomorrow.”
A Jesuit priest from Kenya was reported killed in central South Sudan, according to local media.
All students and staff abducted more than a week ago from a school in Cameroon’s restive North West region have been freed, a leader of the Presbyterian church said Tuesday.
Mining companies in South Africa are being called on to compensate miners suffering from mining-related illnesses by the country’s bishops.
Four Catholic priests kidnapped by gunmen on Tuesday, Nov. 6 in Nigeria’s southern Delta State, have been freed.
One of a few high-ranking women in the Roman Curia has said western mothers ought to take notes from migrants, whose stories she says often appear to have a more balanced concept of motherhood.
Catholic bishops urged help for half a million Congolese deported from neighboring Angola under a crackdown on informal diamond mining.
The 79 school children kidnapped by unidentified gunmen from a school in Cameroon have been released, but two of the three staff members abducted are still being held, said the moderator of the country’s Presbyterian Church, Fonki Samuel Forba.