Bishops of the country call for investigation, lament other priests' deaths.
Irish monks desired solitude above all things and offered their isolation as a type of martyrdom.
A new exhibition documents the plight of the Christian men who were beheaded by ISIS on a Libyan beach in February 2015.
Africa bears the greatest burden for second year in a row.
Praises Ukrainians who risked their lives to give future generations "an eloquent witness of firm faith, of living faith, of Catholic faith"
Archbishop Eduard Profittlich was taken to a Soviet camp, where he died of exposure in 1942.
She was shot for hosting a Rosary prayer group at her home.
On All Souls Day Pope Francis visited the Catacombs of Priscilla and offered a Mass in its small chapel.
Sister "Radical" Antónia was known for her service to the sick and elderly, and for riding a motorcycle to her sick calls
Even before his gruesome death, Isaac Jogues was called a “martyr for Christ.”