Vatican says no recent bones found in search of ossuary

World Jul 29, 2019

Vatican says no recent bones found in search of ossuary

Experts say they have found no recent bones in their examination of an ossuary as part of a search for a teenager who disappeared 36 years ago, Vatican officials said Sunday. But an expert representing the family of the missing girl has called for more ...

Sri Lanka Mass canceled over fresh 'specific threat' fears

World May 3, 2019

Sri Lanka Mass canceled over fresh 'specific threat' fears

Sri Lanka's Catholic Church scrapped plans to resume Sunday services following a "specific threat" against two religious locations after the deadly Easter attacks. The archbishop of Colombo, Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith, said Thursday that a "reliable foreign source" had alerted him to possible attacks this weekend. "The ...