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Soldiers take over Catholic church in Myanmar’s Shan State

Priests, nuns, and students who were in the church when the soldiers arrived were detained

Soldiers torch Catholic church in Myanmar

The St. Matthew Catholic Church in Dawnyaykhu in Phruso Township in Karenni State was gutted by flames

Myanmar’s Catholic bishops call on country’s military to respect places of...

“We strongly demand respect for life, respect for the sanctity of sanctuary in places of worship, hospitals and schools,” said the bishops

Manila prelate condoles with families of victims of Pentecost Sunday massacre

“We hope that we will be able to understand that everyone needs to be in solidarity with others and live in safety and peace”

Nigeria church massacre: Pope Francis mourns victims of ‘unspeakable violence’

A telegram sent on the pope’s behalf said that he was praying “for the conversion of those blinded by hatred and violence”

At least 50 feared dead in attack on Catholic church in...

The attack took place during a Pentecost Sunday service at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in the town of Owo

Soldiers enter Catholic cathedral in Myanmar to search for weapons

The soldiers left on Saturday after discovering only two ceremonial swords given to Archbishop Marco Tin Win

More places of worship burned down by junta soldiers in Myanmar

Rights groups called on the international community "to take effective measures to stop the junta before more innocent lives are lost"

Myanmar junta troops intensify attacks, continue to target Catholic churches

Priests and nuns were reported to have been forced to flee and hide "in a safe place" as troops looted convents

Seven churches damaged by artillery strikes in Myanmar, says report

Government troops reportedly fired artillery “without specific targets,” hitting civilian homes, including churches

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