Tag : catholic priest
title : Two Catholic Priests Murdered in Mexico, Bringing Current Murder Rate to 30 Priests Since 2006
summary : Two of the church's priests at Our Lady of Fatima Church in Poza Rica, Veracruz state, Mexico, were found dead on Monday, and were last seen Sunday. The bullet-ridden bodies of the priests were found on a roadside.
date : Sep 21, 2016 03:54 PM EDT
title : Thousands of Christians Flee Syria As ISIS Advances in Sadad; Catholic Priest Provides Shelter To Iraqi Christians
summary : Thousands of Christians in the Syrian Christian town of Sadad began their exodus away from their hometown as ISIS/ISIL terrorist continue their offensive, reported Catholic Herald. Archbishop Selwanos Boutros Alnemeh, the archbishop of the Syrian Orthodox Church in Homs told the Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) that Islamic Jihadist launched a major offensive into Sadad 45 miles south of Homs on October 31 after capturing the key city of Maheen.
date : Nov 09, 2015 11:54 AM EST