VATICAN: Surge in persecution of Christians worldwide predicted for 2014. According to a non-profit organization: The persecution of Christians is expected to rise in 2014. This organization aims to create responsiveness to Christian persecution while offering pastoral and useful and well-designed support to the persecuted believers around the world.
LAHORE: Church in Pakistan resorts to using mass media for evangelism in Pakistan this year. This year, the Church in Pakistan reintroduces the novel idea of evangelization with mass media; in particular focusing on the theme of “protection of life.” Fr. Nadeem John Shaker- secretary of the Commission for Social Communications in the Episcopal Conference […]
LAHORE: A blasphemy accused tells his tale from behind the bars. A Christian held captive in a Pakistani prison disclosed an account of his ordeal to an international organization from his prison cell about the trials surrounding his detention and present confinement.
KARACHI: Pakistan Christian League condemns ruling party for not giving possession of property Saint Francis School in Lahore to the Catholic Archdiocese. In line with details, Dr. Nazir S Bhatti, President of Pakistan Christian Congress PCC stalwartly criticized the Punjab government for not transferring ownership of land of St. Francis School Anarkali Lahore to the […]
PESHAWAR: Secret agencies carried out a raid on the residence of the Principal of Edwards College. Officials of the secret agencies conducted a raid on the residence of the Principal Edwards College Peshawar, Titus Presler for the purpose of examining some legal hitches in his travelling documents therefore carrying out investigation about his suspected doubtful […]
VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis publicized Christmas wishes here on Wednesday December 25 for a better world, praying for protection for Christians under attack, battered women and trafficked children, peace in the Middle East and Africa, and dignity for refugees fleeing misery and conflict around the globe. At this occasion Pope Francis delivered the traditional “Urbi […]
PESHAWAR: Believers leave off traditional festivities of Christmas as victims of the September 22 blasts remembered. The Christmas-related merriment remained faint on Wednesday December 25 as visitors to All Saints’ Church were weighed down by the grief of losing their loved ones in the deadly twin suicide bombings on September 22. A dark covering of […]
Lahore: Religious leaders speak for peace and inter-faith harmony in Pakistan at Christmas. A Christmas get-together was organized by Council for Interfaith Dialogue (CIFD) at Avari Hotel. While attending the event Fr. Inayat Bernard said: We are happy today because all the religious representatives are gathered at one place. Fr. Inayat Bernard is the Director […]
KARACHI: Pakistan Christian Congress foremost denies PM Sharif’s claims of Christians enjoying equal rights in Pakistan. Dr. Nazir S Bhatti-President of Pakistan Christian Congress PCC glumly asserted in a statement issued from the Central Secretariat of PCC that declaration made by Prime Minister of Pakistan Mian Nawaz Sharif in a Christmas get-together organized in Governor […]
KARACHI: Staggering from harsh memories of the deadly PeshawarChurch blasts that killed more than 200, leaving countless injured in September last, local Christian community celebrated a “sombre” Christmas this year. Recalling the pain of the tragedy, Aneela Masih working as a nurse at a private hospital in Peshawar- the capital of northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhawa (KP) […]