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Teenager charged with terrorism over Sydney bishop stabbing

Police from the joint counter terrorism team questioned the boy, who is in a hospital under police guard recovering from injuries.

By REUTERS
19/04/2024

Who is Mar Mari Emmanuel, the Assyrian bishop attacked in Sydney?

Though relatively unknown to the wider world, the bishop has carved out a significant following online among other Christians and those in the Assyrian community.

15/04/2024

Knife attack at Sydney church a terror incident, Australia police say

It was the second major stabbing attack in just three days, after six people were killed in a knife attack at a beachside mall in the Bondi area.

By REUTERS
15/04/2024

Pro-Palestinian activists disrupt Easter services at NYC cathedral

On social media, the group said that silence was complicity with Israeli military operations in Gaza and the climate crisis.

Former church pastor recorded drawing swastika outside Jewish mother's home

The former official denied that he drew the swastika, later claiming that he had drawn a Hindu symbol for peace.

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Brazilian priest indicted in Jerusalem over pedophilia allegations

Cardozo committed sexual assaults against minors belonging to the community, according to the indictment. He would invite them to “hang out” and sleep in the monastery where he lived.

Spanish priest suspended from church amid accusations of sex drug trafficking

The priest has also been arrested by Don Benito police, according to CBS News, on suspicion “trafficking narcotic substances.”

Black church leaders call on US to halt aid to Israel amid 'mass genocide'

The bishops accused Israel of denying Palestinians "access to food, water, shelter, and health care" and said that "after this torture, they plan to murder them."

Int’l foundations raise urgent funds for Gaza’s tiny Christian community

St. Porphyrius is one of the oldest churches in the world, located in Gaza. It suffered a direct hit by an Israeli missile on October 19, killing 18 people and injuring many others.

Georgian woman ordered detained for defacing Stalin icon in Tbilisi

Orthodox Church activists, believers, and far-right groups have agitated for her to be subject to further criminal investigation for what they say was an act that insulted the icon and their beliefs.

By REUTERS
02/02/2024
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