Tag: Christian martyr

Zambian missionary murdered in South Africa

A Zambian priest, Father William Banda was shot dead on Wednesday, 13 March, in South Africa.

Twenty-six year old widow renews her faith after tragedy

Peninah is a twenty-six-year-old Christian widow from Kenya, who lost her husband two years ago.

Isis executes a Coptic Christian in North Sinai

He was kidnapped on the 8th of November.

Hospital chapel dedicated to Saint Oscar Arnulfo Romero

On the occasion of the 41st anniversary of his martyrdom, the place where he died was renamed after him.

Iraqi Christians remember 13th anniversary of kidnapping and death of Archbishop

As they prepare to welcome Pope Francis, Iraqi Christians commemorate Paulos Faraj Rahho, Archbishop of Mosul.

A martyred Catholic judge will be beatified in May

Rosario Livatino, a Sicilian judge and magistrate, was killed by the mafia in 1990.

Christian convert killed in Uganda

A forty-one-year-old former imam was killed on the 7th of December by a mob of Muslims, a week after converting to Christianity.

Rural Church planter martyred in India’s Maharashtra State

According to local sources, a group of unknown people took Pastor Munsi from his house, his body was later discovered by his wife

Murdered Nigerian seminarian was killed for announcing gospel, killer says

Mustapha praised Nnadi’s “outstanding bravery,” and that the seminarian “told him to his face to change his evil ways or perish.”

Priest martyred for Christ in DRC

The church in Congo has been experiencing continued attacks on Christians for over a decade.