Tag: religion

Dozens of people died in the attack on a mosque in Burkina Faso

Dozens of people died in the attack on a mosque in Burkina Faso

According to security sources, dozens of people lost their lives in an attack on a mosque in Burkina Faso, West Africa. Gunmen opened fire on worshipers in the eastern town of Natiaboani in the early hours of Sunday morning, AFP news agency reported Monday from a source within the security forces. Accordingly, “several dozen” people […]

Protestant church pastor detained for selling methamphetamine

Protestant church pastor detained for selling methamphetamine

The pastor was allegedly detained during a drug deal. Photo: © Connecticut Police Read ren.tv in Woodbury United Methodist Church pastor Herbert Miller was detained in Connecticut (USA) for selling methamphetamine. According to local police, the man was driving his car when he was stopped for having an expired registration. “The subsequent investigation revealed that […]

Iran celebrates anniversary of Islamic Revolution

Iran celebrates anniversary of Islamic Revolution

Tens of thousands of government supporters in Iran celebrated the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution. Images on state television showed crowds of people on the streets of the capital Tehran on Sunday. Security forces and clergy also participated in the marches held across the country. Ballistic missiles were also introduced in Tehran. While the […]

US Navy veteran to be convicted of destroying Satanic statue in Iowa

US Navy veteran to be convicted of destroying Satanic statue in Iowa

Read ren.tv in In the US state of Iowa, US Navy veteran Michael Cassidy was charged with inciting hatred for destroying a statue of the demon Baphomet installed in the lobby of the state capitol by the Iowa Satanic Temple. About it reports Fox News channel. The statue was installed in the building as part […]

Religious representatives call for peace in Hofburg

Religious representatives call for peace in Hofburg

Religion is not the basis of war and conflict, but strives for peace; There was a consensus on this issue among representatives of churches and religious communities in the Hofburg. Federal President Alexander Van der Bellen invited them to interfaith dialogue on Thursday as part of the “Hour of Peace”. Against the background of the […]

Indian Prime Minister Modi inaugurate controversial Hindu temple

Indian Prime Minister Modi inaugurate controversial Hindu temple

In India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated an important and controversial temple in the pilgrimage town of Ayodhya in the state of Uttar Pradesh on Monday. The temple was built on the site where the popular Hindu god Ram is said to have been born and where a historic mosque once stood. Radical Hindus destroyed […]

2024 Charlemagne Prize to Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt

2024 Charlemagne Prize to Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt

Pinchas Goldschmidt, President of the European Rabbinical Conference, will receive the 2024 Charlemagne Prize. Jewish communities in Europe will be honored along with it, the International Charlemagne Prize directorate in Aachen announced Friday. The award should send the message that Jewish life inherently belongs to Europe and that there should be no place for antisemitism […]

Terrorism charges against sect leader in Kenya

Terrorism charges against sect leader in Kenya

Following the deaths of more than 400 members of a fasting sect in Kenya, the leader of the sect had to stand trial on terrorism charges. The prosecution also accused self-proclaimed priest Paul Nthenge Mackenzie and 94 other defendants of being members of a criminal organization and “radicalization” on Thursday. Mackenzie did not admit guilt […]

Filipino Catholics celebrate mega parade

Filipino Catholics celebrate mega parade

More than a million Christians in the Philippines walked barefoot in the capital Manila during one of the world’s largest religious festivals. Since the early hours of Tuesday morning (local time), worshipers have been paying their respects to the life-size statue of Jesus, dubbed the “Black Nazarene”, as it passes through the city in a […]

Patriarch Kirill announced the emergence of another religion in the West

Patriarch Kirill announced the emergence of another religion in the West

Read ren.tv in In the West, Christianity is being replaced by “another monotheistic religion.” This statement was made by Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Rus’. The Patriarch noted that churches there are being replaced by entertainment venues because the West is “losing faith,” RIA Novosti quotes the words of the Primate of the Russian […]