Posts Tagged ‘death threats’

Death threats may force Pell into hiding

Monday, June 24th, 2019
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A stream of death threats is causing grave concern over the well-being of Cardinal George Pell. Pell, who is now waiting for a ruling on his appeal, may need to take refuge in a secure compound should his conviction be overturned. The Daily Mail reports that while supporters of Pell are not making any assumptions Read more

Priest resigns after receiving death threats in Germany

Friday, March 11th, 2016

A Congolese Catholic priest has resigned in southern Germany after getting death threats and racist abuse. Father Olivier Ndjimbi-Tshiende, 66, announced his decision on Sunday in Zorneding, a small town near Munich in Bavaria where the priest has been serving since 2012. “We are shocked and saddened by these [death] threats,” read a statement on Read more