• Indian government says kidnapped priest in Yemen still alive

    Indian government says kidnapped priest in Yemen still alive

    • Apr 3, 2016

    Denying rumors of an Indian missionary priest being crucified on Good Friday by Muslim extremists, India’s government has assured local bishops that Father Tom Uzhunnalil, kidnapped a month ago in Yemen, is alive and could be freed soon. Uzhunnalil was taken by suspected militants of the terrorist organization ISIS who killed

  • Nun hopes the blood of her murdered sisters will feed peace

    Nun hopes the blood of her murdered sisters will feed peace

    • Mar 17, 2016

    Sixteen people died that day, including four nuns: Sisters Anselm, Marguerite, Regina, and Judith. (Members of the Missionaries of Charity are typically identified only by their first names.) Salesian Rev. Tom Uzhunnalil, a priest living in the compound, was kidnapped by the ISIS gunmen and is still missing.

  • Priest kidnapped in Yemen attack that killed four nuns

    • Mar 6, 2016

    A charity group established by Mother Teresa says an Indian Catholic priest was abducted by militants when they attacked a retirement home in southern Yemen last week, killing 16 people — including four nuns. The Associated Press reported that Missionaries of Charity spokeswoman Sunita Kumar said Monday in Kolkata that