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Pope Francis has established a third section, or department, of the Secretariat of State of the Holy See, which reportedly began its operations November 9. The new section is named “Section for the...
On the occasion of Pope Francis’ historic visit to Burma, the first time in that country for any pope, Archbishop Paul Zinghtung Grawng granted an interview to speak about his hopes and concerns...
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 United States must resume its leadership role in addressing climate change, dozens of Catholic leaders wrote in a letter to President Donald Trump. “On behalf of people who are poor and...
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...
Pope Francis celebrated Mass on Sunday, November 20, the XXXIII Sunday in Ordinary Time and the first-ever World Day of the Poor – in St. Peter’s Basilica. The Holy Father announced the World Day of...
By Resolution 836(IX) of 14 December 1954, the General Assembly recommended that all countries institute a Universal Children's Day, to be observed as a day of worldwide fraternity and understanding...
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...
On the first World Day for the Poor, Pope Francis said caring for the needy has a saving power, because in them we see the face of Christ, and urged Christians to overcome indifference and seek ways...
Thousands of Detroit area Catholics knew Father Solanus Casey as a miracle worker. On Saturday, November 18, the Catholic Church officially recognized that quality in the late Capuchin friar,...
Pope Francis has sent a video message to the people of Myanmar, saying his upcoming trip to the country is meant “to confirm the faith of Myanmar’s Catholic community”. The Holy Father makes his...
The Catholic Bishops of Myanmar are interested in promoting the "spirituality of unity": says Bishop Felix Liam, president of the Bishops' Conference of Myanmar, to Agenzia Fides. The Bishops of...
Following is the final statement of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue at the end of the Sixth Buddhist-Christian Colloquium (Taiwan, 13-16 November 2017), 17.11.2017 The Pontifical...
Pope Francis in offering his "fervent prayers for 44 Argentinian sailors aboard a submarine that has been missing since Wednesday, November 15. In a telegram sent addressed to the Bishop Santiago...
Catholics – and people of all faiths – in Myanmar and Bangladesh are preparing to welcome Pope Francis on his upcoming journey, November 27-30, 2017, in Myanmar; and November 30-December 2, 2017, in...
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...
US Vice President Mike Pence has welcomed to the White House Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin to reaffirm the strong and enduring cooperation between the United States and the Holy See....
President of the Dominican Republic Danilo Medina Sánchez has received the credentials of H.E. Msgr. Ghaleb Bader as apostolic nuncio to the republic which is located in the Carribean Sea. In August...
According to the Vatican’s yearbook, there are currently 116,000 Catholic health organizations around the world. A conference to open in Rome ton November 16, will try to kick-start a network that...