Posted on 08/4/2021 03:30 AM ()
As donors gather online to support Lebanon in its ongoing crisis, the Vatican’s Undersecretary for Relations with States urges the international community to give the nation a chance to again be a message of peace and fraternity.
Posted on 08/4/2021 03:22 AM ()
Cardinal Ignatius Suharyo of Jakarta on Tuesday blessed 8 vehicles that will be used to vaccinate poor communities in and around the Indonesian capital.
Posted on 08/4/2021 02:55 AM ()
A UN humanitarian chief decries Ethiopian government accusations that aid workers in the nation’s war-struck Tigray region are biased in favour of rebel forces.
Posted on 08/4/2021 01:31 AM ()
The Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC) is holding its Virtual Plenary Meeting. It is the third online assembly since the pandemic.
Posted on 08/4/2021 00:20 AM ()
On the first anniversary of a massive explosion in Beirut which claimed many lives and caused widespread destruction, Pope Francis appeals for the Middle Eastern country of Lebanon, calling on the international community to provide “concrete assistance.”
Posted on 08/4/2021 00:04 AM ()
Pope Francis continued his catechesis on St Paul’s Letter to the Galatians at the General Audience, which resumed on Wednesday following the summer break.
Posted on 08/3/2021 05:24 AM ()
Amid a devastating spike in Covid-19 infections, Myanmar’s Catholic bishops are appealing to Catholics and followers of other faiths to pray in order to “melt the hearts of all people, to bring healing, peace and reconciliation”.
Posted on 08/3/2021 05:10 AM ()
A band of unidentified young people vandalized the residence of Kinshasa’s Archbishop, Cardinal Fridolin Ambongo, on Sunday, prompting a response from the Congolese Bishops’ conference, which described the incident as “a serious attack on freedom of religion and expression, but also a violation of democracy.”
Posted on 08/3/2021 05:01 AM ()
Pope Francis releases the prayer intention for the month of August, inviting everyone to work for a transformation of the Church - a work that begins with “a reform of ourselves” through an experience of prayer, charity and service, inspired by the Holy Spirit.
Posted on 08/3/2021 00:43 AM ()
Following the summer break in July, Pope Francis will resume holding his weekly General Audience, beginning this Wednesday, 4 August.