Iran

April 15, 2013

Christian Converts Recount Captivity in Iran

At an event sponsored by the Hudson Institute, the two women said there are 'many, many churches in Iran,' which harshly punishes converts from Islam.

September 11, 2012

Christian Pastor Released From Iranian Prison

Yousef Nadarkhani's release comes after nearly three years of facing the threat of execution for his religion.

March 7, 2012

Bishops Urge Diplomatic Resolution in Iran Conflict

Bishop Pates: 'A morally responsible non-proliferation strategy must be tied to a clear strategy for reducing and ultimately ending the reliance on nuclear weapons by any country.'

March 7, 2012

The Coming Catholic Book Revolution, Marriage and Church, Bono as a Young Catholic, and much more!

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October 11, 2011

Possible Development in Youcef Nadarkhani Case

Vatican and international diplomatic efforts may have delayed execution for minister who refused to recant Christianity.

October 4, 2011

Iranian Pastor Faces Execution for Christian Faith

His conversion prompted imprisionment and pending death in a country where many Christians and other believers face persecution.

September 30, 2011

St. Jerome, Janmot, Hilarion, Aramaic, Iran, Kneeling, Maccabees, Bp. Doran, and much more!

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December 11, 2010

Vatican, U.S. Embassy Respond to Wikileaks

October 21, 2010

A Conversation with an Iranian Ayatollah

October 7, 2010

News Briefs from the Vatican

February 11, 2010

The Whispers from Iran

June 22, 2009

The Silence on Iran