Posted on 08/1/2020 01:17 AM ()
The Director of the Holy See Press Office says a normal turnover of roles, as desired by Pope Francis, is taking place.
Posted on 08/1/2020 00:51 AM ()
Dedicated volunteers are the backbone of a project designed to reach out to people made vulnerable by the Covid-19 pandemic, allowing the Church to extend its charitable activity in southeastern Wales.
Posted on 07/31/2020 07:53 AM ()
As Muslims observe the festival of Eid-al-Adha, a three-day ceasefire between Taliban and government forces in Afghanistan gets underway.
Posted on 07/31/2020 06:07 AM ()
Brazil`s First Lady Mchelle Bolsonaro is being closely monitored by health experts, after testing positive for Covid-19, but is not showing full blown symptoms of the illness so far.
Posted on 07/31/2020 04:54 AM ()
Following the announcement of government plans to explore the possibility of the use of nuclear power in the Philippines, Bishop Ruperto Santos says he hopes the study will be “transparent, non-partisan, and not exclusive.”
Posted on 07/31/2020 04:51 AM ()
As South Africa becomes the fifth worst-hit country for coronavirus cases, Bishop Sithembele Sipuka of Umtata highlights the Church’s response to challenges brought about by the health crisis.
Posted on 07/31/2020 02:14 AM ()
On Thursday, the Conference of Catholic Bishops of India (CCBI) formally congratulate Archana Soreng on her appointment to Youth Advisory Group on Climate Change by the UN Secretary General.
Posted on 07/30/2020 23:47 PM ()
Federal executions resume in the US as the Covid-19 pandemic lays bare serious structural inequalities of the American judicial system. Anti-death penalty activist, Sr Helen Prejean, reiterates it is time to end the suffering.
Posted on 07/30/2020 08:44 AM ()
The Australian state of Victoria on Thursday recorded the highest number of new infections in a “second-wave” outbreak of the novel coronavirus, leading to a tightening of restrictions in hopes of controlling the spread of the disease.
Posted on 07/30/2020 03:58 AM ()
Persecution against Christians in India rose by over 40 percent in the first half of 2020, despite a three-month, nationwide lockdown, according to an ecumenical body.