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Catholic priests are victims of fear and panic

Catholic priests are victims of fear and panic

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Tennessee denies just compensation after wrongfully imprisoning man for 31 years

Tennessee denies just compensation after wrongfully imprisoning man for 31 years

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Texas prisons ban Dante's 'Inferno' but is okay with 'Mein Kampf'

Texas prisons ban Dante's 'Inferno' but is okay with 'Mein Kampf'

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The 'Shawshank Redemption' and its real-world version

The 'Shawshank Redemption' and its real-world version

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Obama administration tolerates the intolerable 'La Eme'

Obama administration tolerates the intolerable 'La Eme'

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The Catholic Church loses its mission while grasping for political solutions

The Catholic Church loses its mission while grasping for political solutions

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Federal government recognizes Muslim dietary laws

Federal government recognizes Muslim dietary laws

Pork was abruptly pulled. The Council on American-Islamic Relations is celebrating.

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Conversion, and dreaming the impossible dream

Conversion, and dreaming the impossible dream

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Libya: Life in prison for glorifying Gaddafi or insulting Islam

The National Transitional Council adopts new laws. Assets belonging to the Gaddafi family and officials in his regime are seized. The Muslim Brotherhood and Islamic extremists determine the country's political line.

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Chuck Colson, dead at 80: founder of Prison Fellowship

Chuck Colson, dead at 80: founder of Prison Fellowship

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A walk towards freedom and dignity in the Philippines

A walk towards freedom and dignity in the Philippines

In the Philippines, children are routinely housed with adult prisoners and suffer in sub-human conditions.

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Escape from Camp 14: book review of harrowing North Korean gulag

Escape from Camp 14: book review of harrowing North Korean gulag

The subject of the book, Shin Don-hyuk, once watched as a North Korean teacher beat to death a six-year-old girl for hiding a few grains of maize in her pockets.

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What to do when bad things happen to good people

What to do when bad things happen to good people

There still time left in Lent to consecrate yourself to the Cross in reparation for sin.

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The story of Pornchai Moontri: tragedy, triumph and conversion

The story of Pornchai Moontri: tragedy, triumph and conversion

As a child, Pornchai was beaten and raped repeatedly by his step-father after being taken from his native Thailand against his will. Now in prison for murder, he has found solace and triumphant and now seeks freedom in the United States.

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Indonesia: Supreme Court in Jakarta: Abu Bakar Baasyr must serve 15 years in prison

District Court sentence which had reduced the sentence to nine years for the radical Muslim religious leader, accused of financing terrorist groups, overturned. Recently, the U.S. State Department declared his organization a "terrorist group".

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The cost of conversion and discipleship

The cost of conversion and discipleship

God cares not about who you were; He cares about who you are becoming. The conversion of Saul of Tarsus is illustrative.

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From Prison To Kabul's Presidential Palace

In 2003, Haji Nahim Kuchi was a number -- US9AF- 000931DP -- in a Guantanamo cell. This week, Kuchi was at the Presidential Palace in Kabul.

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Chile commemorates 81 prison deaths; call for reform

Chile commemorates 81 prison deaths; call for reform

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Rev. David L. Deibel: An Advocate for Truth and Justice

Rev. David L. Deibel: An Advocate for Truth and Justice

Rev. David L. Deibel, J.D., J.C.L., is a Catholic priest and a canonist who has endured unjust criticism as an advocate for Fr. Gordon MacRae at These Stone Walls and Fr. Frank Pavone at Priests for Life.

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