Christian church attacked in Libya

St. George parish, Libya.

Archimandrite Joachim of the Greek Orthodox Church of Alexandria and all Africa was attacked on May 5 at St. George Church in Tripoli. An unknown gunman opened fire on the priest while the latter was standing in the church yard. Fortunately, the priest was not wounded.

The congregation at St. George parish is mostly Greek, while some are Russian or of other Eastern European origin. The diplomatic missions of Greece and Cyprus have filed a protest with the government of Libya, demanding protection.

Comments

Book review: Gospel of the Family: Going Beyond Cardinal Kaspers Proposal in the Debate on Marriage, Civil Re-Marriage, and Communion in the Church

As the Catholic Church is about to review marriage practices at an upcoming synod, here is a book that has come at the right time.

Muslim religious leader refutes Obama's reading of Islam

Imam Anjem Choudary refuted Obama by saying that the Koran teaches 'terrorizing the enemy is in fact part of Islam.' Killing innocents is okay with Choudary.

This page took 0.1230seconds to load