South Africa’s first Catholic martyr to be beatified on 13th September

South Africa’s first Catholic martyr to be beatified on 13th September

Benedict Daswa, the first South African martyr, will be beatified on 13 September at Thohoyandou Venda in Limpopo. Daswa, a highly skilled educator and an exemplary husband and father, who fought for the Catholic faith and resisted witchcraft, was killed by the enraged supporter of witchcraft, while he was praying on his knees on 2nd […]

Church’s position of homosexuality irrevocable: Nigerian Cardinal

Nigerian prelate Cardinal John Onaiyekan, Archbishop of Abuja reaffirmed the stance of Catholic Church on same sex marriage, saying, “It is irrevocable.” The Cardinal was speaking during his visit to the diocese of Makurdi. Cardinal Onaiyekan said that the gaining acceptance to the ‘gay marriage’ worldwide does not mean that it is permissible or legal […]

Eritrea is a prison for religions

Religious freedom is facing its bitterest set back in Eritrea, an African nation located between Sudan and Ethiopia. Christians here are having a hell of a time with seminarians  forced to military service, priests forbidden to leave the country and Christians imprisoned for irrational religious charges.   United Nations issued a detailed report on the brutal […]

Coptic Church promises support to the military fighting evil powers

Cairo: In the official statement issue, Coptic Orthodox Church leaders said that Egyptian military forces fighting the jihadist group have all moral support and prayers to route the evil powers. The Jihadist group had carried out a series of attacks in North Sinai at eighteen army posts yesterday. Dozens of soldiers were killed in co-ordinated […]

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