Libya

August 21, 2014

Journalist James Foley Turned to Prayer for Strength

The journalist was fortified by the Rosary during his imprisonment. After Foley’s execution by militant Muslims, his family and community pray for comfort.

November 27, 2012

Amid the Bloodshed, Libya’s Nuns Continue to Serve Those in Need

Commentary

October 20, 2011

Vatican Comments on Moammar Gadhafi's Death, Pledges to Continue Assistance to Libya

Holy See: 'This dramatic event forces us to reflect once again on the price of immense human suffering that accompanies the assertion and collapse of any system that is not based on respect and dignity of the person, but on the principal assertion of power.'

March 23, 2011

Cardinal Turkson Discusses the Turmoil in North Africa

Egypt Could Become ‘a New Iraq,’ Ghanaian Archbishop Says

March 22, 2011

What the Vatican Thinks About Libya

As the Pope prays for peace, diplomatic sources size up the increasingly complex situation.