Persecution of Christians – week 44

Two Chinese priests from an underground Catholic church (means it isn't controlled by the state which a public one is) have been detained by the authorities. The official explanation is that they are taking some time off to study the new regulations on religious practices. The body of the Catholic tribal Chief in Nigeria, that … Continue reading Persecution of Christians – week 44

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The annual Lucia Quarrel

SWEDEN. That a Lutheran countrys most loved traditions involves a saint it's a little ironic and for the last couple of years identity politics have dominated the time for preperations. Lucia, S:t Lucy, is celebrated on December 13 with a parade of women and men dressed in white carrying candles. The girl presented as Lucia … Continue reading The annual Lucia Quarrel