• Suicide attacks on churches in Pakistan kill at least 15 people

    • Mar 16, 2015

    LAHORE, Pakistan — Suicide bombers attacked two Christian churches during Sunday services in the Pakistani city of Lahore, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens in the latest attack on religious minorities in the country. The attacks occurred in quick succession outside Catholic and Protestant churches in Youhanabad, one

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  • Pope demands that the world stop ‘hiding’ anti-Christian persecution

    • Mar 15, 2015

    ROME — Pope Francis on Sunday said he felt great pain over two recent bomb attacks outside Christian churches in Pakistan, and asserted that the world is “trying to hide” anti-Christian persecution. “These are Christian churches. Christians are persecuted, our brothers spill their blood simply because they are Christians,” the

  • Are US bishops really resisting Pope Francis?

    • Dec 6, 2014

    Now that Pope Francis has confirmed his trip to the United States next September, heading to Philadelphia for a Vatican-sponsored meeting of families and probably also to New York and Washington, American media outlets are already beginning to gear up for saturation coverage. One narrative seems destined to loom steadily