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Cathedral desecrated in Tanzania

May 16, 2023

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CWN Editor's Note: A “deranged man” who escaped from a mental hospital desecrated St. Charles Lwanga Cathedral in Kahama (Tanzania), the Fides news agency reported. The incident follows the desecration of another Tanzanian cathedral in February.

The East African nation of 63.9 million (map) is 56% Christian (26% Catholic), 32% Muslim, and 10% ethnic religionist.

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