Archbishop of Canterbury's Easter Sunday Sermon Highlights Church of England's Crucial Role in Fostering Community
Know more about the Easter Sunday sermon of Archbishop of Canterbury hailing the Church of England's work in facilitating peace in Mozambique and Northern Ireland and referencing the Church's response… Discover why Christians still hold bloody crucifixion despite the Catholic church's opposition. Know more about the stance of the religious leaders on this tradition.
Local Authorities Closes Simalungun Christian Protestant Church Following Muslims' Opposition on Its Worship Service
Find out more information about the closing of the Simalungun Christian Protestant Church as well as the opposition to Christians in Indonesia. Christians around the world celebrate Easter as a happy time, for it is the revival and return of the Saviour Jesus Christ. But for some, it puts them in great danger as persecution persists. The struggle of the Christians in Jerusalem intensified as the ongoing violence against the people in faith rose under the new Israeli government. Click the headline to learn more.
Filipino Man Nailed to Cross in Commemoration of Crucifixion of Jesus Gives Prayer for the End of Ukraine War
A tradition on Good Friday commemorates the death and crucifixion of Jesus Christ for the savior of humanity; devotees nail themselves on the cross to honor Jesus and repent of their sins. Click the headline to learn more. Pope Francis could not attend the Good Friday Way of the Cross procession because of the cold temperature at night in Rome. Click the headline to know more about this event.
Exploring the Diversity of Holy Week Celebrations: A Look at Non-celebrating Countries in the Americas
Know about some of the countries worldwide that are not officially celebrating the Holy Week. Learn about the reasons why these countries do not celebrate the most important time of the liturgical calendar of the Catholic Church. The celebration of the Holy Thursday came as pope Honors this holy day by following a tradition of washing the feet of 12 young people. Click the headline to learn more. Discover why many people have misconceptions about the different practices of the Roman Catholic Church, especially on touching religious statues that the Catholics allegedly worship. Know more about the must-visit churches in the Philippines and the significance of what they are called Visita Iglesia during the Holy Week. Discover the newly premiered Spanish Documentary Film where Pope Francis answers questions of the youth. Ten young people conversed with the pope about some of the current issues that are happening as of today. Know more about the Holy Week traditions of the Catholic Church in Nicaragua that were cancelled by the dictatorship of Daniel Ortega and his wife, Vice President Rosario Murillo.
Father Daniel Boessenbacher of Protestant Church Receives Death Threats Following 'Sexy' Pole Dance Show in His Church
Father Daniel Boessenbacher got death threats after a sold-out event with "sexy" pole dancing at his church. These threats also led to the cancellation of a French LGBTQ icon concert at a converted church. Read more below. Find out more about the significance of the Easter egg in the lives of Christians as well as the traditions that are observed during the celebration of Easter.