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Christians wary of Egypt vote

EGYPT (ACN News): A senior Church leader in Egypt has expressed grave doubts about the prospects for Christians if the Muslim Brotherhood emerges victorious in this month's presidential elections.

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Pope seeks unity among religions in Syria crisis

VATICAN CITY (CNS): Pope Benedict XVI joined the international community in condemning a massacre in Syria, and he called for Christian and Muslim leaders in the country to guide their faithful in prayer and collaboration to restore peace and calm.

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Religious rally for Mozambique

MOZAMBIQUE (ACN News): In a dramatic appeal, the Conference of Religious Institutions in Mozambique (CIRM) took a forthright stand against the rising tide of violence in the south-east African coastal nation of Mozambique, declaring boldly, "We publicly protest against the violence that afflicts our nation and claims innocent human lives."

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Global crisis forces migrating women, children into danger

ROME (CNS): Increasing numbers of women are migrating alone, a situation that makes them vulnerable to violence and exploitation, but one that often shows their courage and commitment to making a better life for their families, speakers at a conference in Rome said.

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Oil conflict in Sudan

SUDAN (ACN News): "The people have suffered long enough. They want peace at last," former Bishop of Torit in South Sudan Bishop Paride Taban said in a dramatic appeal condemning the most recent tensions in the border region between the two Sudans.

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Calls to maintain religious freedom in Canada

OTTAWA, Ontario (CNS): Canadian religious groups are "experiencing a worrisome erosion" of freedom of conscience and religious freedom - universal rights that face increasing threats around the world, the Canadian bishops said.

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