Tag: Arson

Church volunteer confesses to arson of cathedral in French city of Nantes

The Nantes Cathedral traces its history back to the 15th century and is considered a major national treasure.

Arson attack on crucifix with 'Molotov cocktails' shocks Caribbean island

A man threw two homemade incendiary devices at the crucifix of St. Martin De Porres Catholic Church, in the eastern Caribbean.

French Cathedral of Nantes on fire

The cathedral caught fire for reasons yet unknown

Church in India set on fire by suspected radical Hindu nationalist

The state of Tamil Nadu is known for its sizable Christian population and it is of the most hostile state for Christians to live.

Arson and desecration of Catholic churches during the unrest in the U.S

Two churches, one in Minneapolis and the other in New York, have been targeted by vandals involved in ongoing protests.

Full reconstruction of the Notre-Dame Cathedral could take over a decade

According to General Jean-Louis Georgelin, the phase of reconstruction proper should begin in 2021.

Norway: a Muslim migrant sets fire to a church

The man justified his actions by explaining that he wanted to take revenge for the alleged burning of a copy of the Koran.

Restoration of Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral interrupted

Given the numerous uncertainties regarding the recent pandemic, no date has been given indicating when works will resume.

Church properties burned down by jihadists in Sudan

The worship buildings of the Sudan Interior Church, Roman Catholic Church and Orthodox Church were razed first on 28 December.