Posted on 02/19/2021 13:36 PM ()
Mexico, which is globally the third worst country affected by the covid-19 pandemic, is struggling hard to gain vaccines and with relatively few inoculated, the virus is still wreaking havoc.
Posted on 02/19/2021 08:30 AM ()
The Chaldean Catholic Patriarch of Baghdad urges those writing on social media about Pope Francis' visit to Iraq to be “more positive and supportive of everything” in order to make it a success.
Posted on 02/19/2021 07:03 AM ()
Pope Francis meets with the president, coach and players of Italy's Sampdoria football team of Genoa.
Posted on 02/19/2021 06:46 AM ()
The Pope approved the 2021 Budget of the Holy See on Thursday. Despite the heavy economic impact created by the Covid-19 pandemic, employment security continues to be a priority for Pope Francis amid these trying times.
Posted on 02/19/2021 05:30 AM ()
The Holy Father sends a message to the collaborators of the “Respira Perú” initiative prior to a second telethon scheduled to take place on Saturday aimed at donating more oxygen plants and medical equipment to combat the Covid-19 pandemic in the country.
Posted on 02/19/2021 03:27 AM ()
The Franciscan Custody of the Holy Land present a virtual Way of the Cross alternative for the faithful during Lent because for the second successive year, pilgrimages are not possible due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Posted on 02/19/2021 00:12 AM ()
The Vatican City State Governorate releases a statement explaining a recent decree on the need to vaccinate employees who work in public-facing jobs, saying the directive seeks to strike a balance between protecting the community and an individual’s freedom of choice.
Posted on 02/18/2021 19:31 PM ()
Pope Francis sends a video message to participants of the 2021 Religious Education Congress hosted online by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. This year marks the Congress's 65th anniversary and the 50th of its Youth Day. 56 speakers from around the US will give talks hoping to inspire and transform Church members in proclaiming the Gospel, giving voice to justice, and serving others.
Posted on 02/18/2021 12:25 PM ()
As many churches in different countries prepare to mark a Day of Prayer for Victims and Survivors of Abuse, an interview with Dr Myriam Wijlens, a professor in canon law and member of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, highlights the ongoing work of the Church to ensure the safety and the protection and dignity of all.
Posted on 02/18/2021 09:10 AM ()
This year, the annual retreat for the Roman Curia will be observed individually from 21-26 February. To accompany this time of prayer, Pope Francis has gifted the participants a book on spirituality titled “Abbi a cuore il Signore.”