Brian Hutt

Christian Today Reporter

Bibles, Aid Being Distributed to N. African Refugees

The Evangelical Alliance Italy is distributing aid and Bibles to tens of thousands of refugees who have fled North African countries in recent months. The alliance is supporting migrants gathered on the island of Lampedusa and in a refugee camp in Mineo, Sicily.

Church Leaders Condemn Moscow Airport Bombing

In a telegram to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, the Pope spoke of his "profound pain and firm condemnation" of the attack and "his feelings of spiritual closeness and heartfelt condolences to the victims' families."