• coptic-christians

    Pope and world churches leader join call for dialogue in Egypt

  • egypt-uprising

    Egypt forces assault protest camp, many scores shot dead

  • nigeria-vigilante-groups

    Nigeria backlash against Boko Haram spurs risky vigilante war

  • n-ireland-sectarian-violence

    Police hurt in Northern Ireland sectarian violence

  • hiroshima

    World reflects on nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

  • morgan-tsvangirai

    Zimbabwe church leaders ready to mediate after election furor

  • ralf-wohlleben

    German Catholic seminarians expelled for Nazi jokes, salute

  • vladimir-putin-viktor-yanukovich

    Russia's Putin courts Ukraine while attending religious festival

  • zimbabwe-election

    Zimbabwe goes to polls, churches urge peaceful outcome

  • spanish-train-crash

    Pope, world church leaders pray for Spain's train crash victims

  • vietnamese-catholics

    Priest says communists control Vietnam's Catholic Church

  • cairo-demonstrators

    Egyptian Christians happy Mursi is gone but remain wary

  • archbishop-emeritus-desmond-tutu

    Tutu visits Mandela in hospital, joins world leaders in lauding him at 95

  • rio-de-janeiro

    Pope to shun bullet-proof vehicles during Brazil trip