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Report documents anti-Christian discrimination in Europe

Catholic World News - May 16, 2014

The Observatory on Intolerance and Discrimination against Christians in Europe has released a report documenting incidents of anti-Christian discrimination in Europe in 2013.

“The increasingly secular society in Europe has less and less space for Christianity,” said Gudrun Kugler, director of the Observatory. “Some governments and players of civil society seek to exclude instead of to accommodate.”

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  • Posted by: Minnesota Mary - May. 16, 2014 10:00 PM ET USA

    And to think the Ukrainians want to link up with the godless European Union!

  • Posted by: John J Plick - May. 16, 2014 2:30 PM ET USA

    So what's the news?? Catholic Europe has become more and more a mythology, with the Catholic Church doing much better in "protestant" America.

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