Wednesday, 1st February 2023

Priest in Honduras rips masks off worshippers’ faces

A priest in northwestern Honduras rips masks off worshippers during Palm Sunday celebrations. He justifies himself by saying: "I walk around with nothing, because I believe in God's mercy" and adds "I have to take off a lot of masks here."


14 Apr 2017
Hundreds of Jewish worshippers recite the priestly blessing during Passover at the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City.
23 Jul 2017
Hundreds of Muslim worshippers clash with Israeli security forces outside Jerusalem's Old City in protest against newly installed security measures outside a holy site.
4 Sep 2017
Imo cleric killing: Police command confirms kidnap, murder of catholic priest.
6 Sep 2017
Relatives of murdered Imo priest demand justice.
9 Sep 2017
Lagos church attack gunmen shoot, injure catholic priest in Lagos.
10 Dec 2017
A retired Catholic priest convicted of murdering a former beauty queen who came to him for confession, was sentenced to life in prison by a jury in south Texas Thursday evening, ending a cold case that has troubled the community for nearly 60 years.
31 Mar 2018
Good Friday - worshippers mark death of Jesus Christ and significance
18 Dec 2018
The hieroglyphs and statues in the tomb of royal purification priest Wahtye are almost intact despite being 4,400 years old. Walls decorated with colorful scenes show the owner of the tomb with his family.
3 Aug 2019
The murder of a Catholic Priest in Enugu State, Rev. Fr. Paul Offu, sparked off protest in the state yesterday, as his colleagues marched around major cities to press for improved security.
13 Apr 2020
Father Omar Raposo flies over Rio de Janeiro and Christ the Redeemer to ask for Jesus to watch over the city, as many below stay indoors and practise social distancing over Easter. Brazil now has over 22,000 cases of the coronavirus, and over 1,200 deaths.
28 Apr 2020
Muslim worshippers pray while respecting the social distancing restrictions next to the Kaaba in Mecca's Grand Mosque. Saudi Arabia partially lifted its curfew but said it would maintain a round-the-clock lockdown in the holy city of Mecca.
2 Nov 2020
Police in the French city of Lyon say a Greek Orthodox priest has been critically injured in a shooting. The country remains on high alert after two deadly knife attacks over the past two weeks.