Posts Tagged ‘church’

Does this Mosaic Prove Site is the Fabled Church of the Apostles?

Archaeologists from Israel and the United States claim they have unearthed the ruins of the long-lost Church of the Apostles . This famed religious building was said to have been built sometime in the fifth or sixth century AD in the ancient fishing village of Bethsaida in Palestine, on top of the foundation of the […]

Two marble angels stolen from church in 1989 are returned to Italy

A British art collector has returned two 17th-century marble angels to Italy after learning that they were stolen. The winged “putti” were taken from the Saint Sebastian church in Guardia Sanframondi, northeast of Naples, in December 1989. The art collector bought the pair from a Neapolitan antique shop two decades ago but has now returned […]

Roman Catholic Church abuse in France 

Comparing grotesque crimes against humanity, while trying to work out which are the worst, is a wretched task. Acts of profound evil have implications well beyond their direct victims, so judging their long-term consequences is extremely difficult. What is certain to many in France right now, however, is that efforts to punish one major monotheistic […]

Italian church oratory thief was inspired by ‘Lupin’ TV series

A thief in northern Italy has admitted to police that he was imitating the French television series “Lupin”. The young man told officials that he had stolen from the bar of a church oratory using a technique that he learned “watching an episode” of the TV series. Carabinieri officers said the 21-year-old man was detained […]

Vaccine Passports – speech at General Assembly of Presbyterian Church in Ireland 2021

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French Report Finds 330,000 Children Were Victims Of Church Sex Abuse

PARIS (AP) — An estimated 330,000 children were victims of sex abuse within France’s Catholic Church over the past 70 years, according to a major report released Thursday that is France’s first major reckoning with the devastating phenomenon. The figure includes abuses committed by some 3,000 priests and other people involved in the church — […]

‘3000 paedophiles’ held positions in French Catholic Church since 1950s — leaked report

An investigation into the French catholic church has uncovered shocking revelations about child sexual abuse. An independent commission leading the investigation says between 2,900 and 3,200 paedophiles have held positions within the church since the 1950s. A report by the commission that looked at church, court, and police archives as well as interviews with witnesses […]

Investigation: Up to 3,200 Priests Have Raped Children in French Catholic Church Since 1950 – Well Over 100,000 Victims

Up to 3,200 Catholic priests have sexually abused children in France in recent history, the head of an independent inquiry has said, days before publishing a report on the scope of crimes against minors inside the church. The independent commission led by former vice president of the Council of State Jean-Marc Sauve was set up […]

Fire Breaks Out in Greek Orthodox Church of Sydney, Australia

The Sydney Orhodox cathedral sustained damages during fire. Credit: Greek Orthodox Cathedral of The Annunciation of Our Lady / Facebook A fire broke out at the historic Cathedral of the Annunciation of the Theotokos, a Greek Orthodox church in Sydney, Australia on the evening of Thursday, September 30. The fire caused significant damage to the […]

La Palma volcano: Lava topples church as eruptions continue

A church on the Spanish island of La Palma has crumbled under the crushing lava flows from the Cumbre Vieja volcano that erupted a week ago. Dramatic footage shows a cloud of dense smoke engulfing the bell tower of the church before it collapses. On Friday, emergency crews pulled back from the volcano as explosions […]

The KGB and the Russian Orthodox Church

The fourth session of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR in 1990. Patriarch Alexy II speaks to the deputies. (TASS / Dmitry Sokolov) By Vladimir Popov (Former Soviet State Security Lieutenant Colonel)July 8, 2020 Anno DominiTranslated from the RussianExcerpt At the height of World War II, on September 14, 1943, the Council for the Affairs […]

Biden’s abortion clash with the Catholic Church

On the Texas law restricting abortions “I think the interesting thing will be watching how [Biden] deals with this Texas bill and seeing how he follows through on what he’s promised, which is a ‘all of government’ effort to combat it and to block it. And the idea that the nation’s second Catholic president could […]

Shrine to replace church destroyed on 9/11 nears completion

In the immediate aftermath the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, John’s relatives held on to hope that he might have survived. They put up missing-person posters in Lower Manhattan and searched the streets and hospitals for him. But as the days stretched into weeks, “our priest insisted that we, for the sake of his soul, […]

Virtually Visit a Byzantine Church Built for a Mysterious Martyr

In 2017 Israeli archaeologists made a stunning discovery from the Byzantine period . They uncovered a Christian church that is elaborately decorated with breath-taking mosaics. The Byzantine church was dedicated to a martyr, whose identity is a mystery. Now you can virtually visit the church of the ‘glorious martyr’ from home, thanks to the creation […]

‘Apostle’ Michael Petro Says God Is Raising Up a ‘Violent Church’ Because Democrats Don’t Tolerate Christianity

Radical right-wing pastor Greg Locke appeared on the “Voice of Healing” radio program last week, where he insisted that he must use his Sunday services to preach about politics because the Democrats are trying to impose “tyranny” and take away the rights of Christians. The host of the program, a self-proclaimed “apostle” named Michael Petro, […]

New Seattle Church Launched By Up-And-Coming Spanish-American Pastor Marco Driscolito

New Seattle Church Launched By Up-And-Coming Spanish-American Pastor Marco Driscolito SEATTLE, WA—Move aside, small-church pastors in the greater Seattle area! A hot new megachurch is hitting the city, and it’s being helmed by a rising star in the Christian celebrity world: Spanish-American preacher Marco Driscolito, a formerly little-known pastor who’s gaining popularity for his “en […]

AJC is panicked by United Church of Christ’s solidarity with Palestinians under settler-colonialism

American Jewish Committee CEO David Harris is scared. Earlier this month he sounded the alarm about the “antisemitic leftwing tide that is sweeping up vulnerable Jews.” Harris’ over-the-top warnings (young Jews on campuses are being “picked off” by antisemites!) illustrates how panicked the Jewish establishment is about the erosion of support for Israel, not only […]

Police Raid House Church, Arrest 28 Members in China

Ten Children Among Christians Detained 08/23/2021 China (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that on August 22, the heavily persecuted house church, Early Rain Covenant Church (ERCC), was once again violently raided by the local authorities in Chengdu, China. Twenty-eight members from a small group were taken away during a worship […]

West Bank church stands with unjustly incarcerated parishioner Layan Nasir

Layan Nasir, a parishioner at St. Peter’s Anglican/Episcopal Church in Birzeit, Palestine, is a 21-year-old Nutrition and Dietetics student at Birzeit University. A remarkable young woman with a calm demeanor, tender spirit, and incredible potential, Layan was raised in a devout Anglican family to live her faith in the midst of the whatever challenges may […]

Report: Go To Church You Heathen

WORLD—According to a breaking news report, you should go to church, you insolent heathen. The report, released this morning, which is Sunday, the day people go to church, indicated that you are still at home playing on your smartphone instead of getting your family ready to go mingle with a bunch of weirdos, eat some […]

Dad Who’s Been Saying ‘It’s Time To Leave For Church!’ All Morning Still Last One Out Of The House

Dad Who’s Been Saying ‘It’s Time To Leave For Church!’ All Morning Still Last One Out Of The House LAFAYETTE, IN—According to sources, local dad Clive Barstewl was the last person to leave the house and get in the car to take his family to church for the 137th Sunday in a row, in spite of […]

English Church’s Naughty Carving Goes Viral and There Are More!

Anglican All Saints Church in Hereford, England, grabbed the headlines recently when an X-rated genitalia carving discovered in the church overlooking the congregation seating area went viral. All Saints Church is the largest church in Hereford, and it’s classified as a Grade II listed building on the UK’s National Heritage List. The parish was founded […]

Holy Sovereignty: How the English Church Resisted a Norman Takeover

The Norman Conquest of England in 1066 brought enormous social and political upheaval to English society. Structures and institutions that had been in place for centuries were replaced by Norman ones, or erased entirely. Ecclesiastical institutions were not exempt from this turmoil. As the Normans took control and the balance of power began to shift, […]

Church Tech Guy Accused Of Using Cheat Code After Flawless Service

GODFREY, IL—Frustrated by the frequency of errors incurred while displaying worship lyric slides, video clips, and sermon points during the service at Wildlands Church, church technician Wes Greenfield reportedly typed a little-known cheat code into the church’s MediaShout presentation software Sunday, enabling the software’s “God Mode” to ensure a perfect service. “Let’s see—up, up, down, […]

Vicar refuses to impose vaccine passports at his church

East Yorkshire vicar Rev Dr Jake Belder says he will “refuse” to impose vaccine passports at his church. [embedded content] If you like our work please consider to donate : Share this: Like this: Like Loading… Source

Mark Zuckerberg Launches ‘Church of Facebook’ – Users Urged To “Connect With Digital God”

Mark Zuckerberg has announced plans to permanently make worshipping God an online-only experience on Facebook, eliminating the need for Christians to physically enter churches. The Facebook CEO boasted this week that he is ramping up the company’s formal partnerships with religious groups across America and encouraging them to entice its users to “connect with God” […]

Tennessee Pastor Tells Mask-Wearers They Are Not Welcome In His Church

A Tennessee pastor told his congregation that he is sick of covid restrictions and that mask-wearers will be removed from his church. Pastor Greg Locke has previously claimed that covid-19 is a fake pandemic and has urged his congregation not to trust the vaccinations. He said that the “political elites” are lying about getting vaccinated. […]

UK: You won’t be allowed to go to Church without Vaccine Passport

    The list of attractions that could be forced to mandate vaccine passports as a condition of entry is already growing, with minister Nadhim Zahawi listing other “crowded venues” that may have to ban the unvaccinated. On Monday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson made a mockery of ‘freedom day’ – when all coronavirus restrictions were […]

Mainline church labels Israel an Apartheid state, and more churches are sure to follow

So much bad news is hitting Israel’s leaders, so fast, these days, that they may have overlooked warnings by the American Jewish Committee (AJC), among others, that the United Church of Christ General Synod was considering becoming the first major U.S. denomination to label Israel an apartheid state. The Zionist shock and outrage didn’t have […]

8 Ways To Entice Your Bored Congregants Back To Church

Brought to you by:  Hey you! Yeah you, pastor! Is your church boring? Is your congregation leaving in droves to go to the cool church down the street that has hot worship leaders and laser lights?  You gotta fix that. Here’s how to make sure your bored congregants come back next Sunday.  1) Offer VIP backstage […]

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