Posted on 10/27/2021 11:28 AM (CRUX)
Africa's Catholic bishops have criticized the appropriation of land, natural resources and other economic assets by private companies and called on national governments to show greater concern for local community rights and needs.
Posted on 10/27/2021 11:16 AM (CRUX)
Three Catholic priests in the Philippines have been permanently relieved of all priestly duties after they declared their intention to run for public office in elections next year.
Posted on 10/27/2021 11:06 AM (CRUX)
The Catholic Church should take a leading role in protecting the environment and addressing climate change, said the bishop who is the commissioner for environmental and climate issues at the German bishops' conference.
Posted on 10/27/2021 11:00 AM (CRUX)
One of the most important "servants of life in the world" was the late French geneticist, Jérôme Lejeune, who dedicated his "scientific genius" to serving children with Down syndrome and their families.
Posted on 10/27/2021 10:26 AM ()
Meeting with Syrian Bishops in Damascus, Cardinal Leonardo Sandri announced that the Holy Father will give a contribution to their charitable work for the most needy in the country. On the first day of his visit to Syria, the Prefect of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches also presided at a Divine Liturgy with Patriarch Youssef Absi, and met 100 youths.
Posted on 10/27/2021 10:00 AM (CRUX)
Pope Francis has not forgotten the Syrian people and the Christians there who continue to witness to the faith, said Cardinal Leonardo Sandri
Posted on 10/27/2021 09:55 AM (CRUX)
The beauty of faith comes from opening one's heart to love and not fixating on following rules and regulations, Pope Francis said.
Posted on 10/27/2021 08:08 AM ()
Europe's poorest nation is immersed in a natural gas crisis. Moldova's government says Russia threatens to take off natural gas supplies if it does not pay hundreds of millions of dollars ahead of winter. Russia has denied claims that it uses natural gas to discourage Moldova's ongoing moves toward the West.
Posted on 10/27/2021 08:03 AM ()
A statement issued by the Holy See Press Office says the Pope has indicated he is willing to visit Canada on a date to be settled in due course.
Posted on 10/27/2021 07:47 AM ()
Bishop Kihara of the Catholic Diocese of Marsabit says that the situation in the whole county of Marsabit is dire. There is no food and no water in the area.