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Byron Lima was imprisoned for the murder of Bishop Juan Jose Gerardi, who was a critic of military abuses during the country’s civil war

Hispanic Catholics are solidly behind Hilary Clinton but white members of the faithful are split on whether to support her or her Republican rival

More than 350,000 Christians from all denominations celebrated the life-changing power of Jesus on the National Mall in Washington

In its first week, the mobile phone game attracted nearly 21 million users

A 17-year-old Afghan refugee injured four people on a train in the German city

Religious groups gathered in Parliament Square last night to protest against the renewal of Britain’s nuclear arms programme

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Sectarian violence against Christians has recently peaked in the south of the country

The bishops released a statement to coincide with the launch of the Yes on 62 campaign

A letter sent to all 218 cardinals and patriarchs requests that the document be clarified against false readings