Pro-democracy Catholic Jimmy Lai marks 1,000th day in jail awaiting trial

Courtney Mares Catholic News Agency September 26, 2023 Original Article Jimmy Lai, a Catholic pro-democracy activist and former publisher of Hong Kong’s Apple Daily newspaper, spent his 1,000th day in jail on Tuesday awaiting his long-delayed trial. Lai’s son has expressed fear that Lai could die in prison and human rights groups have urged the…


Catholic Peace Entity Condemns Rampant Sexual Enslavement of Mozambican Christians

Agnes Aineah September 20, 2023 ACI Africa Original Article Reports have emerged of Islamist Jihadists operating in Mozambique forcefully converting abducted Christian women into Islam and sexually enslaving some of them. In an interview with ACI Africa, the Director of Denis Hurley Peace Institute (DHPI) confirmed reports of a leaked internal circular, purportedly from the leadership of…


Seminarian in Nigeria burned alive in botched kidnapping

Agnes Aineah September 8, 2023 Catholic News Agency Original Article  A Catholic seminarian in Nigeria was killed after the rectory where he was living was set on fire in what has been confirmed as a kidnapping attempt, according to the Diocese of Kafanchan. The perpetrators of the crime were reportedly Islamist Fulani militants. According to Bishop Julius Yakubu…


The Slow Resurrection of God’s Most Wounded Ones

Kevin Wells Crisis Magazine September 6, 2023 Original Article  At the rise of the moon, shadows will move across bedroom walls at Metanoia Manor like choruses of demons. Screams of children here pierce the silence of the backcountry, where they get smothered by thousands of live oaks that drip silvery-gray moss like Louisiana tinsel. But…


Crucial Test Case: Maryland Parents Versus ‘Pride Storybooks’

Andrea M. Picciotti-Bayer August 10, 2023 Original Article Oral argument was heard in federal court from a group from Montgomery County families who want public school officials to respect their right to opt their children out of the ‘inclusive’ anthology. Parents in Montgomery County, Maryland, have had enough. Progressive ideologues captured the local public school…