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Mexican priest killed in ambush

| June 16, 2009 | 0 Comments



A priest and two seminary students were shot dead after being ordered out of their car by gunmen in south-western Mexico, authorities have said. The three were driving through the picturesque town of Arcelia, around 170km (105 miles) north of Acapulco. No motive has been given for the attack, which happened at the weekend. But […]




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Church stabbing victim tells her story

| June 13, 2009 | 0 Comments



JONESBORO — The victim of a near fatal stabbing at a Jonesboro church says the attack lasted all of two to three minutes. But, her scars will last a lifetime. On Friday, May 22nd, a man walked into Saint Paul United Methodist Church and attacked 52-year-old Vickie Jo Mueller. He stabbed her four times and […]




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Church institutions threatened with bomb attack

| June 11, 2009 | 0 Comments



LAHORE, Pakistan : A Church center in Pakistan's cosmopolitan eastern city of Lahore has been threatened with a suicide bomb attack, one of a series of intimidating messages given to Christians as the country's security crisis worsens. The threat was delivered on June 10 to a Christian woman who lives next to Rabita Manzil, the […]




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Que. church fire may be arson: Police

| June 11, 2009 | 0 Comments



AYLMER, Que. — Gatineau, Que., police say the fire that gutted Aylmer's historic St. Paul's Catholic Church Thursday morning may have been deliberately set. "There is some evidence that it may have been a criminal act," police spokeswoman Isabelle Poirier told reporters Thursday morning. Poirier said no arrests have been made and that police won't […]




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Suspicious device explodes behind Dorchester church

| June 11, 2009 | 0 Comments



A two-liter soda bottle likely filled with dry ice exploded behind a Dorchester church this afternoon, abruptly ending a school cookout and shutting down nearby streets as emergency crews ensured four similar bottles posed no threats. At about 1:15 p.m., someone threw the five bottles into the yard behind Bethel Presbyterian Church, located at the […]




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4 Stabbed During Quinceañera Party at Church

| June 8, 2009 | 0 Comments



NORTH HOLLYWOOD — Police say four people were stabbed at a North Hollywood church Saturday night, and the suspects are still at large. The attack at a church near the Iglesia Luternera San Pablo Church inthe 7400 block of Tujunga Avenue about 11:15 p.m. Saturday, according to police. The victims were attending a quinceanera party, […]




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Nepal ‘church bomber’ arrested

| June 3, 2009 | 0 Comments



KATHMANDU: As relatives grieved and the body of the third victim of the Nepal church bombing was consigned to flames, police said they had arrested the Nepali woman who had planted the bomb that killed three people at prayer and injured more than a dozen. “We arrested Sita Shrestha nee Thapa, a 27-year-old woman, who […]




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Nola Foulston: Case against George Tiller suspect will be state, not federal

| June 1, 2009 | 0 Comments



WICHITA – District Attorney Nola Foulston said today that the case against the man in custody for the fatal shooting of abortion doctor George Tiller will be a state case, not a federal case. "We have taken that jurisdiction, and this case will be a state case," Foulston said during a morning briefing outside the […]




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BREAKING NEWS: Tiller Shooting Suspect in Custody

| May 31, 2009 | 2 Comments



Eyewitness News has confirmed the suspect in the shooting of Dr. George Tiller is in custody in the Kansas City area. Wichita police say the man was arrested along the Turnpike near Gardner, KS at around 2:00 Sunday afternoon. http://www.kwch.com/global/story.asp?s=10451609




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BREAKING NEWS: Abortion doc George Tiller gunned down at church

| May 31, 2009 | 1 Comment



WICHITA, Kan. – The attorney for George Tiller says the late-term abortion provider was shot and killed at his church in Wichita, Kan. Attorney Dan Monnat says Tiller was shot as he served as an usher during Sunday morning services at Reformation Lutheran Church. Monnat said Tiller's wife, Jeanne, was in the choir at the […]




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Abortion provider George Tiller shot to death at church; police search for suspect

| May 31, 2009 | 0 Comments



WICHITA – A search is ongoing for the suspect in this morning's fatal shooting of George Tiller, the Wichita doctor who became a national lightning rod in the debate over abortion. Tiller, 67, was shot just after 10 a.m. in the lobby of Reformation Lutheran Church at 7601 E. 13th, where he was a member […]




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Remembrance: Wedgwood Baptist Church shooting anniversary a time to share stories of healing, hope, faith

| May 31, 2009 | 0 Comments



How often we measure our lives by significant days. Our birthdays, wedding anniversaries, holidays — we pause to reflect upon the past, whether we are where we want to be and what we might do to make the future brighter. The Israelites would stack "Stones of Remembrance," visible signs of the good things the Lord […]




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Investigators say 4th suspect may have been involved in Springfield church fire

| May 29, 2009 | 0 Comments



SPRINGFIELD – Investigators are probing whether a fourth suspect was involved in torching a predominantly black church on the eve of the U.S. presidential election, according to a federal prosecutor. Three men were arrested last January for setting the Macedonia Church of God in Christ on fire before dawn on Nov. 5 to denounce President […]




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Woman charged with stealing from church

| May 29, 2009 | 0 Comments



EDWARDSVILLE – For the second time this year, a woman has been charged with felony theft for allegedly stealing cash from Trinity Lutheran Church in Edwardsville. Elizabeth R. Klaas, 36, of the 400 block of Buena Vista Street, Edwardsville, was charged Thursday in Madison County Circuit Court with stealing $5,000 from the church, 600 Water […]




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Whatever Happened To: 1999 Wedgwood Baptist Church Shooting

| May 28, 2009 | 0 Comments



FORT WORTH, Texas – The nation's most deadly church shooting took place at a Fort Worth church. Seven people were killed at the Wedgwood Baptist Church in 1999. Years later, FOX 4's Heather Hays talks to the survivors who looked the gunman in the eye. http://www.myfoxdfw.com/dpp/news/fox_4_features/whatever/Whatever_Happened_To…_Churc




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