persecution of Christians

The secretary-general of the bishops’ conference has asked the prime minister to ‘intervene to stop hatred’

Secretary-general of European bishops’ council says the EU has failed to act on its pledge to protect persecuted minorities

The Pope released a video message ahead of his visit to Egypt on Friday

During his time Egypt, Francis will not use an armoured car and will travel among crowds in a golf cart

Fr Hamel was murdered by ISIS terrorists as he celebrated Mass in his Normandy church

‘The local Christian community is now living under threat,’ says priest

The Minya Coptic Orthodox Diocese said that celebrations will be limited to liturgical prayers ‘without any festive manifestations’

Mgr John Kozar, international president of CNEWA, said daunting challenges face Christians who return to their country

The deadly bombings at two churches on Palm Sunday came weeks before Pope Francis is scheduled to visit the country

ISIS claims responsibility for the latest attacks on the country’s Christian minority