Archive of January 15, 2018

Syrian bishop narrowly avoids death in bombing

Jan 15, 2018 - 06:09 pm .- A bomb fell in the bedroom of the Maronite Archbishop of Damascus last week. He was spared death, he says, only because of a providential trip to the lavatory.

On flight to Chile, Pope gives journalists photo showing 'fruits of war'

Jan 15, 2018 - 05:17 pm .- En route from Italy to Chile on Monday, Pope Francis told journalists of his concerns about war, and especially the use of nuclear weapons, giving each of them a photo of a child in Nagasaki.

Chile: another church firebombed a day before pope's visit

Jan 15, 2018 - 04:00 pm .- On the eve of Pope Francis' visit to Chile, an attack on a church was reported in the city of Melipilla, an hour outside of Santiago. This was the sixth attack on Catholic churches in protest of the pontiff's visit.

What Eminem has to say about post-abortion regret

Jan 15, 2018 - 02:37 pm .- After an abortion,men and women can experience deep feelings of sadness and emptiness, suicidal thoughts, dreams of the aborted child, trouble with intimacy and difficulty bonding with future children, according to an expert in the field.

Pro-life bill would eliminate vast majority of legal abortions in Poland

Jan 15, 2018 - 12:46 pm .- Lawmakers in Poland proposed pro-life legislation last week that would outlaw abortions performed because of a congenital disorder or deformity in the unborn child.

A look at world's 50 most anti-Christian countries

Jan 15, 2018 - 11:55 am .- There are more than 215 million persecuted Christians worldwide according to the 2018 World Watch List, Open Doors USA's annual ranking of the 50 worst countries for violence and persecution against Christians.