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Lahore, Christians build churches despite death threats
The ‘Hope for Light’ association has already built three churches and has begun on a new one in Sehari, near Lahore. The building will serve Christian peasants whose existing church is too small. Earlier this year, Muslim extremists tried to intimidate a local Christian leader. "We hope that things will improve with time,” he said. However, he does not plan to change course because local Muslims support their projects.
Bible Study group celebrates its first year
A Kasur diocese Bible Study group celebrates its first anniversary in the predominantly Muslim Pakistan. "Members' commitment nowadays is a great thing," says well-known Bible teacher Father Asi.
Christian women from different denominations prepare Easter together
The interdenominational meeting was organised by Milap. Participants were very enthusiastic. The Passion of Christ is touching because so close to the difficulties Christians face in a Muslim country.
Muslim and Christian women against discrimination and violence
Catholic NGO organises inter-faith meeting. Prayers and support for those engaged in the battle for women's development and the fight against the Hudood ordinances. Mother Teresa and Our Lady are role models for women in the service of humanity.
Spe Salvi is an invitation to be messengers of hope to the world, says Mgr Saldanha
The archbishop of Lahore and chairman of the Pakistan Catholic bishops Conference talks to AsiaNews about Benedict XVI’s new encyclical, which reminds Christians of their role as messengers of hope and invites them to look up to Christ, symbol of new life.
Underground Church prays Benedict XVI may visit China
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