Islamists have set churches and convents on fire during their latest offensive in Iraq, the Sant’Egidio community has reported.
One priest was killed and another wounded in an attack at a church in Phoenix, Arizona, last night.
Pat Archbold hails a Spanish model who has abandoned her career to become a nun.
And an Italian newspaper has claimed it has discovered Dracula’s tomb in a cloister in Naples.
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