Posted on 04/2/2020 12:35 PM ()
Italian priest, Father Giorgio Marengo, IMC, is the new Apostolic Prefect of Ulaanbaatar, whose jurisdiction includes the whole of Mongolia.
Posted on 04/2/2020 09:17 AM ()
Palm Sunday commemorates the triumphant entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. The event marks the beginning of the Holy Week, the most solemn period of Christians worldwide that recalls the passion and death of Christ, culminating in HIs glorious Resurrection.
Posted on 04/2/2020 08:18 AM ()
Pope Francis on Thursday releases a video message accompanying his prayer intention for April, which this month is that "those suffering from addiction may be properly helped and accompanied."
Posted on 04/2/2020 07:39 AM ()
Fr. Antony Kadavil reflects and comments on the readings at Mass for Palm Sunday. He says that today's liturgy combines two contrasting moments: one of glory, the other of suffering. Besides the welcome of Jesus into Jerusalem and there is also the drama of His trial which ends in His crucifixion and death. Let us rejoice and sing as Jesus comes into our life today.
Posted on 04/2/2020 06:54 AM ()
Christian hospitals and healthcare centres in India have re-organized their wards, staff, and equipment to cooperate with the government in addressing the Covid-19 challenge.
Posted on 04/2/2020 06:14 AM ()
The Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, calls for a commitment to international solidarity, and confirms the Church is close to those who are suffering because of the coronavirus.
Posted on 04/2/2020 05:21 AM ()
In a message for the 500th Anniversary of the first Mass celebrated in what is now Argentina, Pope Francis invites the faithful to live out the words of Jesus: “Do this in memory of me”.
Posted on 04/2/2020 05:05 AM ()
As one new case of Coronavirus is reported in the Vatican on Thursday, the Director of the Holy See Press Office says the Holy See and Vatican City State are adhering to strict measures in order to safeguard staff.
Posted on 04/2/2020 04:12 AM ()
Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi, the Executive Director of StandtoEndRape, who contracted COVID-19 during a post-Commonwealth event in the United Kingdom, has recounted her experience in the isolation ward.
Posted on 04/2/2020 04:07 AM ()
In a message for the Buddhist feast of Vesakh, the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue invites Buddhists and Christians to promote a culture of compassion and fraternity.