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Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

 

Archbishop Theophile Nare of the diocese of Kaya expressed pain at the deaths and appealed for peace, while paying tribute to the dead priest.

Sowing division, Islamists target Christians in Burkina Faso

by: Paul O’DonnellMay 14, 2019 (RNS) — A rash of attacks on churches in Burkina Faso is exposing the growing challenge of containing Islamist violence across Africa’s Sahel region. On Sunday (May 12) militants attacked a Roman Catholic Church service in Dablo, a town about 200 kilometers north of Burkina Faso’s capital, Ouagadougou, killing a 34-year-old Catholic priest and at least five worshippers. The priest, Rev. Simeon Yampa, died as he celebrated morning Mass. An estimated 20 to 30 attackers fired on the fleeing congregation and then returned to setRead More


Hill’s termination at CNN followed a speech at the United Nations....

Opinion: Fired CNN Contributor Helping Fundraise for Anti-Israel Palestinian Pastor in Chicago

Hesham Shehab

By Hesham ShehabMay 10, 2019 – Marc Lamont Hill, the recently-fired CNN contributor, will be the keynote speaker for a Christian Palestinian non-profit organization that promotes anti-Israel propaganda in churches in the West. Hill’s termination at CNN followed a speech at the United Nations, where he used the anti-Israel eliminationist rhetoric “from the river, to the sea.” He will be the keynote speaker, at the Bright Stars of Bethlehem (BSB) on 15th Anniversary Gala Celebration in Chicago on September 29. BSB was founded in 2004 by the Palestinian Pastor Rev.Read More