- Sep 25, 2020
More churches are grappling with whether or not to have armed security to keep their congregations safe.
Decrying the acts of religious violence that have taken place during the Christmas season, the president of the U.S. bishops declared: “Violence in the name of God is blasphemy.”
The frequency of attacks on houses of worship has faith leaders and law enforcement grappling with how to protect people when they are at their most vulnerable.
New Mexico’s top prosecutor wants to meet in the coming weeks with religious leaders from around the state to discuss hate-motivated violence.
Two Texas Catholic bishops offered words of condolence and prayers to the members and families of the victims of a church shooting in which two worshippers were killed.
A gunman killed at least four people Tuesday, inside the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Conception in Campinas, Brazil. After opening fire inside the cathedral, the gunman took his own life.