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Maronite Bishop Guy-Paul Noujaim’s nonprofit has aided more than 6,600 Lebanese men and women, both Christian and Muslim, since its founding in 1989. ***** When a heroin addict approached Maronite...
Francis’ moving encounter with the refugees who fled from persecution in Myanmar: “I ask you for forgiveness for the indifference of the world. Let us continue to help them, let us not close our...
In his address to the authorities in Dhaka, Francis spoke of the displaced people in the Burmese region of Rakhine, “It is imperative that the international community take decisive measures to...
Francis’ message to the Burmese bishops: “May you enable the Catholic community to continue to play a constructive part in the life of society by making your voices heard on issues of national...
In his first address to Aung San Suu Kyi and the authorities of the country, Francis did not pronounce the word with which the ethnic group of Islamic religion is called, and hopes for a peace based...
"If an international figure is desperately and rightly needed to help resolve the crisis [in Myanmar], which has resulted in 600,000 Rohingya Muslims distressingly fleeing to neighboring Bangladesh...
Before leaving for the capital on Tuesday, November 28, where he will meet the political authorities of the country, Pope Francis greeted the religious leaders. “If we argue, we shall do it as...
The meeting was arranged to take place in Yangon on the morning of November 30. Francis received them in the palace of the archbishopric and talked about their role in the transition process. It was...
For the first time, a Beijing government official spoke about the “diplomacy of art” favored by Pope Francis with the Asian Country, while he denies Chinese tourists being fined for visiting the Holy...
Sunday, November 26, is the Solemnity of Christ the King. Mass Readings: Ezekiel 34:11-12, 15-17; Psalms 23:1-6; 1 Corinthians 15:20-26, 28; Matthew 25:31-46. This Sunday is the Solemnity of Our Lord...
Christians are the target of genocide in the Middle East, where they face enslavement, rape, murder, and violence under the rule of Islamic extremists. When trying to flee, they face continuing...
His Majesty King Abdullah’s recent meeting with a delegation representing the World Council of Churches was an occasion to emphasise Jordan’s commitment, under the Hashemite custodianship of...
On the occasion of the award ceremony of the Foundation dedicated to the Pope Emeritus, the Orthodox musician will perform the Pater Noster on Benedict XVI’s piano. Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI...
The Fatima seer gives so many clear reasons for us to see why Our Lady insisted on the daily Rosary for all. ***** Now that we’ve celebrated 100 years of Fatima, do you want some further explanations...
At Mass for the first World Day of the Poor, Francis warns against “the great sin of indifference: for it is an evangelical duty to take care of those who suffer”; "In the poor, Jesus knocks on the...
Interview with the “ex-clandestine” Bishop of Lanzhou. Until now unrecognized by the Chinese authorities, he has taken office with legitimacy. Lanzhou is one of the world’s most polluted cities. And...
Message to the international meeting for the implementation of the Paris Agreement abandoned by the United States: avoid denial, combat climate-change. "In defining the guidelines that will lead to...
In a moving ceremony held at the Free Evangelical Church in Amman’s Khalda neighbourhood on November 14, members of evangelical churches in Palestine and Jordan announced the creation of a unified...
John Paul I's niece comments on the decree of the Causes of Saints and recounts memories and private details of her relationship with the Pope whom she describes as “a second father”. “He was a man...
Pope Francis has openly denounced the continuing possession of nuclear weapons by various world governments, in what appears to be a departure from the Roman Catholic Church’s prior acceptance of the...