Posted on 01/17/2020 08:03 AM ()
South African police arrest a suspect in connection with the murder of a Belgian priest in a village west of Johannesburg.
Posted on 01/17/2020 07:35 AM ()
Pope Francis receives the President of the Democratic Republic of Congo in the Vatican and expresses satisfaction for the ratification of the Framework Agreement between the two States.
Posted on 01/17/2020 05:48 AM ()
The diseases of the soul need to healed and the medicine is to ask for forgiveness. Basing himself on the miracle of the healing of the paralytic by Jesus, Pope Francis made this point in his homily at Mass at the Casa Santa Marta.
Posted on 01/17/2020 05:06 AM ()
A press conference in the Vatican details the many aspects of the newly established ‘Sunday of the Word of God’ to be marked on 26 January. Pope Francis will celebrated Holy Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica for the occasion.
Posted on 01/17/2020 05:02 AM ()
Catholic publisher, Bayard, rallies behind Pope Francis’ proclamation of the Word of God Sunday, making both digital and print material accessible
Posted on 01/17/2020 02:38 AM ()
Pope Francis receives an ecumenical delegation from Finland, and recalls the importance of hospitality as part of our shared witness of faith in daily life.
Posted on 01/16/2020 20:52 PM ()
The Catholic Bishops of Nigeria are appealing for the release of four major seminarians kidnapped in Kaduna, Nigeria, by unknown gunmen on the night of 8 January.
Posted on 01/16/2020 07:57 AM ()
The Iranian president Hassan Rouhani says his country is now enriching more uranium than it did before it signed the international nuclear deal.
Posted on 01/16/2020 06:09 AM ()
A study by the Catholic Church in South Korea shows that the number of Catholics in the past 2 decades has increased by 48.6 per cent, and today accounts for 11.1% of the nation’s population.
Posted on 01/16/2020 05:47 AM ()
Save the Children is sounding the alarm following the deaths in Yemen of around 78 children from dengue-related diseases, and reports of over 52,000 suspected cases.