Tag: South Sudan

Pope Francis delayed his visit to South Sudan and the DRC

Both South Sudan and the DRC continue to suffer from internal unrest, which has caused the displacement of millions.

Sudanese police arrest two Christians leaders during church Bible study

Charged with violating public order under Article 77 of Sudan’s penal code, they were released on bail the same day.

Church leaders arrested in South Sudan

In August 2021, two nuns were shot dead in cold blood by jihadists while driving along South Sudan’s Juba-Nimule highway.

Religious leaders arrested in South Sudan

The leaders were arrested a week after Muslim extremists demanded the church’s closure.

28 murdered in Jihadist attack on South Sudanese Christian community

In August of last year, two nuns were shot and killed in cold blood by jihadists while driving along South Sudan.

From child soldier to Catholic priest

"My country is troubled, and everybody is traumatised, so as a priest, my role is, to bring hope to those who have lost hope".

South Sudanese bishop forgives his attackers

In the first statements, Bishop Carlassare said he forgives his attackers and asked for prayers for South Sudan.

Budapest Report on Christian Persecution 2020: sub-Saharan Christians, part 2

Even though in the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan Christians are in majority, they still face religious persecution.

Christian village was attacked during a HART visit in Abyei

A summary of a visit report published by HART (Humanitarian Aid Relief Trust) in Abyei, Sudan and South Sudan from January 2020.