John Pontifex

Peaceful Christian demonstrators attacked by thugs with rifles, sticks and swords, according to Catholic Church spokesman

But the country’s bishops say there are ‘immense challenges’ ahead

Months after the revolution John Pontifex meets frightened Coptic Christians worshipping in secret

Archbishop Lawrence Saldanha of Lahore made his comment following protests in which at least 24 people were killed

Archbishop says plans are ‘symbols of hope’ for country’s Christian presence

Family and friends of those who died in Baghdad’s church attack gather for memorial Mass in west London

Archbishop Georges Casmoussa of Mosul says the killing of Tariq Aziz would be wrong

Pakistan’s Christian minority is increasingly menaced by militant Islamists