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Accounts of peaceful co-existence between Christians and Muslims. Journey to the African country, where Bishop Giorgio Bertin and Anissa Andillahai, a teacher, give their insiders’ takes on relations...
The term “Christian Arab” could be considered an oxymoron to the Western mind wherein the terms seem mutually exclusive. This seeming contradiction is rooted in an ambiguous understanding of what it...
The title of this article is derived from a book issued by Pope Francis which has been translated into Arabic by the Catholic Center for Studies and Media. The book represents a series of meetings...
Donald Trump was “undoubtedly” preferable to Hillary Clinton due to her stance on abortion while the new president will be well-placed to tackle government corruption, according to Cardinal Raymond...
In an interview with journalist Eugenio Scalfari, founder of Italian national newspaper La Repubblica, the Pope says that in order "to achieve this we need to knock down walls and build bridges that...
Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin has congratulated the new president-elect, expressing his respect for the US democratic process that led to his election and the hope that Trump...
Following is a reportage from a structure run the Latin Vicariate in Jordan, that hosts Christian refugee: They stop what they’re doing for a minute, their hands covered in saw dust and smudged with...
Having had a narrow escape from death, Raban Boutros Kassis, renews his appeal for the rescue of the martyr city, where there are 35,000 Christians remaining. He also remembers kidnapped priests....
Donald Trump has promised that as president he will honour the pledge stitched into his white and red baseball caps: Make America Great Again. The former television entertainer’s campaign has been a...
Donald Trump, the next president of the United States of America – I guess those are words few of us ever expected to hear, along with ‘Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the opposition’ and ‘Leicester City,...
The director of the Vatican Press Office issued a statement on Monday, November 7, saying the Holy See hopes that reports of episcopal ordinations conferred without Papal Mandate are unfounded and...
The former general’s presidential election was made possible by the cross-party convergence of previously opposing forces. An institutional stalemate that lasted two- and-a-half years has ended. And...
At the Angelus,on Sunday November 6, the Pope appealed for justice not to be administered purely in the form of punishment. Addressing political leaders, he said: “living conditions in prisons need...
The young apostolic prefect, Fr. Mario León Dorado, talks to Vatican Insider about his years of working in an area marked by tensions and struggles “When Spain left Western Sahara in 1975, the...
During his audience with French Muslims and representatives of other faiths,on Thursday, November 3, the Pope urged: “May it never happen again that the religions, because of the conduct of some of...
During the press conference on the flight from Malmö to Rome, Francis said “there is a political price to pay when imprudent calculations are made” regarding the numbers a country is able to host,...
A declaration of intent was presented at Malmö Arena on Monday, October 31, to boost collaborative efforts to help refugees and aid reconciliation, peace and sustainable development It was the first...
This was the subject of the story the Pope told at today’s General Audience dedicated to migration. Selfishness, barriers and walls encourage trafficking criminals. We are all called to welcome...
Francis said humility, gentleness and magnanimity are the three key attitudes to build unity within the Church and urged Christians to reject envy, jealousy and conflicts. Pope Francis said humility...
A historic meeting took place between the World Council of Churches (WCC) and the Muslim Council of Elders, chaired by Grand Imam of Azhar Ahmed Tayeb, at the WCC headquarters in Geneva Switzerland...