Pope Benedict XVI urged the Pakistani authorities to release a Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy at his general audience today.
Terrorists in Iraq have adopted a new strategy of targeting Christians in their own homes, Syrian Catholic Archbishop George Basile Casmoussa of Mosul has said.
Sandro Magister picks the highlights from Cardinal Giacomo Biffi’s outspoken memoirs.
Cardinal-designate Raymond Burke discusses the origins of his priestly vocation on Vatican Radio.
And George Weigel lists lessons the US military can teach the Catholic Church.