Pope Francis says there are more martyrs today than in pre-Constantine days
Topic: persecution of Christians
As we contemplate the fate of Catholics in Mosul, this should be a time of mourning.
A grassroots campaign is under way in the US to fight the oppression of religious minorities
Kidnapping has been blamed on Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram
16 years after the death of Bishop John Joseph, the Pakistani government still has much to do in order to protect Christians
His comments in homily follow the printing of photographs apparently showing crucifixions in Syria
Archbishop Nzapalainga in London to urge politicians to lobby for UN intervention
Secularism cuts both ways: the Church should stay out of politics, but the State should stay out of the Church
North Korea, China and Saudi Arabia share with the Tudor’s a fear of Catholicism as a rival authority
The number of states hostile to Christians up to 110, according to new figures
Francis has challenged Islamic countries to grant religious freedom to Christians – will Western politicians follow his lead?
In his apostolic exhortation the Pontiff is also brave to suggest that Islam has its origins in Christianity