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Trump Once Said He Could Get Away With Murder. In the Philippines, Duterte Does That All The Time

Trump Once Said He Could Get Away With Murder. In the Philippines, Duterte Does That All The Time

Extrajudicial killing in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s bloody war on drugs reached the level of a nationwide spectator sport this week with the assassination of a local mayor caught live on camera and seen by millions on TV and the internet. The sight of Mayor Antonio Halili clutching his chest, then slumping over to the […]

‘Jesus Hasn’t Saved Us’: The Young Black Women Returning to Ancestral Religions

‘Jesus Hasn’t Saved Us’: The Young Black Women Returning to Ancestral Religions

Michelle Yaa does not feel she converted to Comfa, the Afro-American religion practiced in Guyana. “I call it an awakening.” she says. “It’s just waking up.” Yaa, like increasing numbers of the African diaspora, decided to stop practicing Christianity in favor of a religion of African heritage. Raised a Seventh Day Adventist, she spent her […]

New Bishop of Makeni Ordained

New Bishop of Makeni Ordained

Outgoing Makeni diocese bishop George Biguzzi (with a church faithful) outside the Roman Catholic cathedral of Sierra Leone. Photo | Courtesy Catholic Missionary World Most Reverend Natale Paganelli was on October 31 ordained as the new bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Makeni. The Episcopal Ordination took place in Makeni city, in northern Sierra Leone […]

Ugandan Catholic Priest Attempts Suicide Over Lover

Ugandan Catholic Priest Attempts Suicide Over Lover

A Catholic priest has allegedly attempted to kill himself after receiving numerous calls to his lover’s phone from an unidentified man. The incident happened in Kengere Ward, a suburb of Soroti Municipality, on Thursday. Police identified the Catholic priest as Fr Deogracious Opio, 38. He was admitted to Soroti Regional Referral Hospital in a critical […]

Divorced People Should Not Be Treated Like Outcasts, Says Pope Francis

Divorced People Should Not Be Treated Like Outcasts, Says Pope Francis

Pope Francis has said Catholics who remarry and their children deserve better treatment and warned his pastors not to treat discriminate against them. The Catholic church suggests divorcees who marry again are ‘living in sin’ and should not receive communion. Now Francis, 78, has hinted the ban could someday be lifted by saying: ‘They always […]

Want to get a job in the U.S.? Don’t list religion

Want to get a job in the U.S.? Don’t list religion

Looking for a Job in the United States? Visit uk.jooble.org If you are searching for a job in the US, it is best that you leave out religion. According to a new study co-authored by University of Connecticut Sociology Professor Michael Wallace, listing religious affiliations on a resume decreases the likehood of a call back. […]

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