For a better future for the people and the Church in China

Union of Catholic Asian (UCA) News May 24, 2023 Original article Let’s devote this week, and especially this day, to praying for all those enduring the worst repression in decades Today, the Feast of Our Lady Help of Christians is also the annual worldwide day of prayer for China, designated as such by the late…


Has the Vatican’s agreement with China been a disaster for persecuted Christians?

China cannot be trusted to fulfill its part of the bargain Kevin Andrews MercatorNet May 11, 2023 Original article How should the Vatican respond to the persecution of religious followers, including Catholics, by the Chinese Communist Party? In a recent article in MercatorNet, Michael Cook, having recognised the ongoing persecution of millions of believers, suggests…


U.S.-Nigeria policy must prioritize religious freedom

The Hill Mohamed Magid, Frank Wolf March 8, 2023 Original article At the start of the new year, armed gunmen in northern Nigeria invaded the home of Father Isaac Achi, a Catholic priest in Niger State, setting his residence ablaze and burning him to death. The attackers also shot and injured his colleague, Father Collins,…