A man who worked as a carpenter at the Salesian mission where Father Marek Rybinski was found dead in Tunis has been arrested over the murder.
Pakistani villagers have accused a Christian woman of blasphemy in another dispute over a piece of land.
Actor Martin Sheen says he is praying for his son Charlie and wants to appear on screen with him again.
A Lutheran convert who is married to a Carmelite nun is being ordained as a Catholic priest in Germany.
American obstetrician Bernard Nathanson, who said he had supervised 60,000 abortions before converting to the Catholic faith, has died at 84.
A deadly earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand, has massively damaged the city’s Anglican and Catholic cathedrals.
Muslim settlers have burned down a mostly Buddhist, Hindu and Christian indigenous village in rural Bangladesh.
Pope Benedict has appointed French Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran as the Proto-Deacon of the College of Cardinals.
The Vatican has ordered a Chilean priest to retire to a “life of prayer and penitence” after he was found guilty of abuse.
Filipino missionary sisters have told New Orleans Catholics how their work helps break the cycle of prostitution.
Vatican officials have refused to grant a “nihil obstat” to Caritas Internationalis secretary-general Lesley-Anne Knight.
The Vietnamese people want to fit into today’s globalized world, says Cardinal Jean-Baptiste Pham Minh Man of Ho Chi Minh City.