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The Catholic Church of Pakistan is greatly concerned about increase in violence against minorities. Pakistani Catholics across the country observed a day of prayers and mourning on Sunday April 29...
May 1 is the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker. A worker produces something. A worker provides something. A father provides for his family. Provides not only food but something else. This St. Joseph did...
Pakistan's Catholic and Protestant leaders are praying for the release of Asia Bibi, the Christian mother on death row for nine years, and for all the persecuted Christians in the country. Mgr Joseph...
The Rosary of the Coast was prayed at hundreds of locations on Sunday, April 29. Those who couldn't get to the coast, prayed beside rivers and canals, in parishes and parks. At Stokes Bay,...
As the leaders of North and South Korea formally vowed to end the war and work toward the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, the World Council of Churches (WCC) celebrated this moment as an...
The Pope prays at Regina Coeli for Nigeria and asks to join him on a pilgrimage on 1 May to the Shrine of Our Lady of Divine Love where he will pray the Rosary for Syria. “Charity is no ideology” "...
“The situation in the Middle East remains a matter of grave concern for international peace and security. Issues ranging from the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to the crises in Syria and Yemen have...
The Pope summons all the Patriarchs and Heads of the Eastern Churches who are not in full communion with Rome. In the hope of moving towards unity, and in the sake of the suffering Christian...
Pope Francis has hailed the positive outcome of the Inter-Korean Summit saying he is praying for a future of peace for Koreans and for the world. He also mentioned the violence against Catholic...
On April 25 and 26, the Permanent Observer Mission of the Holy See to the United Nations gave a statement during the Plenary Session of the High-Level Meeting on Peacebuilding and Sustaining Peace...
On Sunday April 29, more than 10,000 Catholics will gather around Britain's coast to say the rosary. The total currently stands at 247, but every few hours it increases. By next week, as many as 300...
A senior Vatican official who last week made a historic visit to Saudi Arabia says he told authorities in the kingdom, where non-Muslim worship is banned, that Christians cannot be considered second-...
Semi-nomadic herdsmen armed with guns killed 18 people — two priests and 16 Mass-goers — in an attack on a church in the volatile central region of Nigeria. The April 24 attack took place at the St....
Pope Francis will visit the southern Italian city of Bari on July 7th for a day of reflection and prayer for peace in the Middle East. The head of the Vatican press office, Greg Burke, told...
During a briefing held on Wednesday, April 25, in the Holy See Press Office, the Vatican spokesman informed journalists about the 24th Session of the “Council of Cardinals,” often called the “C9,”...
Two days before the summit between South and North Korea, Pope Francis called it an opportunity for “transparent dialogue.” Moon Jaei-in and Kim Jong Un will meet on Friday, April 27, in what will be...
An impassioned appeal to the Mexican government to stamp out “growing uncontrolled violence” has come from a Catholic priest whose organisation has exposed the country as being the most dangerous...
A presentation of a copy of the book, ‘Italian Artists in the Holy Land’ was held at the Vatican Museums, also known as “The Pope’s Museums,” on April 19. Among those present for the ceremony were...
The "legitimate request" of the Armenian people is not only for "the acknowledgement of the genocide" but also reparations for "the harm sustained, on the basis of international conventions and the...
The appeal of the Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan, while we see a glimmer of hope for the judicial solution of the case. “Brothers and sisters, pray and fast with me”,...