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Islamic State attacks Libyan oil supplies, killing guards, setting tanks on fire Watch

Image of Islamic State militants have launched attacks against Libya's checkpoints near the oil port of Es Sider for the past couple of days.

The rapidly deteriorating conditions in the North African nation of Libya have continued to worsen. Islamic State militants have ... continue reading

Wise men still seek frankincense and myrrh today for its many health benefits Watch

Image of Frankincense in Kenya is often chewed as gum, ground into powder, and burnt as incense.

Three wise men took the gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh to the Christ child in the manger. While gold is the worldwide currency ... continue reading

'Just the beginning': Mass slaughter of Coptic Christians in Egypt will lead to wider persecution Watch

Image of Most Catholics in Egypt belong to the Coptic rite, and most Christians in Egypt are Coptic Orthodox. Christians compose about 10 percent of Egypt's population.

While the days of the Muslim Brotherhood are over, one expert says the February murder of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians by ISIS has ... continue reading

Muslims protect Christians from Kenyan terrorists Watch

Image of Muslims helped disguise the Christians in Islamic clothing and refused to differentiate who was Muslim and who was not.

On Monday, ten Al-Shabaab militants attempted to murder Christians on a bus in northern Kenya. In an amazing act of selflessness, the ... continue reading

World fears Islamist State will now destroy ancient city in Libya Watch

Image of Priceless landmarks throughout Sabratha, a UNESCO world heritage site, are now feared to be in ISIS' radar. A Third Century Roman amphitheater is especially tempting to the terrorists.

There are increased concerns that Islamist State -- known for entering captured cities and destroying what it considers "idolatry," ... continue reading

SETBACK FOR BOKO HARAM: Cameroon reports rescuing 900 people from deadly terror group's clutches Watch

Image of Cameroonian Defense Minister Joseph Betti Assomo says the operation was conducted from November 26 to 28. It is not yet known whether this offensive was part of the new regional task force formed in August.

Boko Haram - whose name means, "Western education is forbidden" - has suffered a major setback. The Cameroonian military reports that ... continue reading

Pope Francis does the unthinkable following emotional tragedy in African Muslim community Watch

Image of Reported violence near a mosque Pope Francis is slated to visit in Central African Republic caused the pontiff to reply with an immediate

Reported violence near a mosque Pope Francis is slated to visit in Central African Republic caused the pontiff to reply with an ... continue reading

Pope Francis tells Ugandans to remember their saints and to live by their example Watch

Image of The Pope, speaking in Uganda says that openness extends not only to our loved ones, but to our enemies as well.

Marking his first full day in Uganda with Mass to celebrate the nation's martyrs, Pope Francis said the call to be missionary disciples ... continue reading

FULL TEXT: Pope Francis speaks to Kenyan youth, and how to avoid terrorist recruitment Watch

Image of The Pope Francis delivered lengthy, powerful answers with his own anecdotes, revealing that he carries a rosary and a pocket-sized Stations of the Cross with him every day, which he said keep him from losing hope.

An impassioned Pope Francis went off-the-cuff in a vast, widespread speech to Kenyan youth, touching on challenging topics such as how ... continue reading

A special look into the inspirational meeting between Pope Francis and Kenya's poor Watch

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During his tri-nation visit to Africa this week, Pope Francis made a stop at a slum in Nairobi and praised those he met for their love of ... continue reading

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