Posts Tagged ‘Notre Dame Basilica’

French Muslims protect Catholic church

Monday, November 9th, 2020
Muslims Protect Catholic Church

Young French Muslims protected a Catholic church following a deadly attack by Islamic extremists. When French-born Muslim Elyazid Benferhat heard of the deadly Islamic extremist attack on a church in Nice, he decided to act. Benferhat and a friend gathered a group of young Muslim men together in the small southern French town of Lodeve. Read more

Nice terror attack – basilica ‘cleansed.’ Arrests made

Thursday, November 5th, 2020
Nice terror attack

French bishops conducted a “penitential rite of reparation” in a church where three people were murdered in a second significant Nice terror attack. The mass was celebrated in Notre Dame Basilica on Nov. 1 by Nice Bishop André Marceau. He was joined by Archbishop Jean-Marc Aveline of Marseille and Archbishop Dominique-Marie David of Monaco. The Read more