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Pope Francis addresses the faithful gathered in St. Peter's Square for the Regina Caeli

Pope Francis addresses the faithful gathered in St. Peter's Square for the Regina Caeli

Pope says murdered Copts are martyrs and prays for conversion of terrorists

28/05/2017 14:02

On the second day running, Pope Francis has expressed his solidarity with Egypt's Coptic Christians following an attack on a bus carrying Coptic pilgrims to a monastery. His words came as he addressed thousands of pilgrims in the Regina Caeli prayer in St. Peter’s Square on Sunday.

People pay their respects and lay flowers at a memorial for the victims of the Manchester bombing near the Arena where the attack took place

People pay their respects and lay flowers at a memorial for the victims of the Manchester bombing near the Arena where the attack took place

Pope Francis prays for victims of Manchester attack

28/05/2017 13:39

 Pope Francis on Sunday asked for prayers for the victims of the Manchester concert attack and decried how “so many young lives were cruelly broken”. He was addressing pilgrims gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the Regina Caeli.

 

Egyptian Coptic Christians pray during Easter mass led by Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria at the Coptic Cathedral of Saint Marcos in Cairo

Egyptian Coptic Christians pray during Easter mass led by Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria at the Coptic Cathedral of Saint Marcos in Cairo

Egyptian Christians fear for future after latest bombing

26/04/2017 15:05

An American priest ministering in Egypt has said Christians there fear for their safety and talk about leaving their homeland in the wake of the Palm Sunday terrorist attacks north of Cairo that killed dozens of people.

Police block entrance to the Champs Elysees after the shooting

Police block entrance to the Champs Elysees after the shooting

Islamic State claims Paris shooting

21/04/2017 10:22

The so-called Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a shooting in Paris that has killed one policeman, and injured two other officers as well as a bystander on the central boulevard of the Champs-Elysées.

Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Archbishop of Westminster

Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Archbishop of Westminster

Cardinal Nichols reacts to London attack

23/03/2017 11:47

The Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols has condemned Wednesday’s terror attack which took place in his Archdiocese.

 

The flag flies at half staff above The House of Lords following Wednesday's attack in London.

The flag flies at half staff above The House of Lords following Wednesday's attack in London

London attack: arrests made

23/03/2017 09:43

The investigation into Wednesday's terror attack in London is continuing. British police raided several properties and arrested seven people in connection with the attack outsidethe British House of Parliament.

Policemen outside the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine.

Policemen outside the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine.

Pakistan's Catholics condemn Sufi shrine attack

17/02/2017 15:49

Catholics in Pakistan have condemned the deadly 16 February terrorist suicide bomb attack on the shrine of Sufi saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan, Sindh province.