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17 Apr 2017 – MOUNT NEBO, Jordan (CNS) — Christians of many denominations gathered for an Easter sunrise service atop Mount Nebo and prayed for peace and for Christians in Egypt, who were not celebrating as festively.  Read more...
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14 Apr 2017 – ROUEN, France (CNS) — The Archdiocese of Rouen has opened a formal inquiry into the cause for beatification of Father Jacques Hamel, who was killed while celebrating Mass in July 2016.  Read more...
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13 Apr 2017 – ATCHISON, Kan. (CNS) — It is 6,396 miles from Atchison to Aleppo, Syria.  Read more...
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11 Apr 2017 – VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Despite recent and repeated terrorist attacks against Egypt’s minority Christian communities, Pope Francis will not cancel his visit to Egypt.  Read more...
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10 Apr 2017 – WASHINGTON (CNS) — The next few months will determine whether Iraqi Christians can return to their homes in areas where Islamic State had been routed, according to Msgr. John E. Kozar, international president of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association.  Read more...
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07 Apr 2017 – WASHINGTON (CNS) — Officials of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops April 7 urged renewed peace efforts for Syria, echoing Pope Francis’ call for “dialogue and reconciliation” as the only way to attain peace in a country rocked by an ongoing civil war.  Read more...
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05 Apr 2017 – VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis strongly condemned a shocking chemical attack in Syria that left some 70 people, including at least 10 children, dead.  Read more...
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04 Apr 2017 – VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Children continue to fall victim to trafficking, while those who enslave and exploit them continue to avoid prosecution, a Vatican official said.  Read more...


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