News Category : News

Vatican document on integral ecology | June 19th, 2020

Source: Vatican News The Vatican released a document on Thursday that offers a guide to all Christians on our relationship with God’s Creation. Entitled: ‘Journeying for the care of the common home’, …

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Pope: We are all responsible for the scourge of child labour | June 11th, 2020

Source: Vatican NewsDuring his General Audience on Wednesday, 10 June, streamed from the library of the Apostolic Palace, Pope Francis spoke about the many victims of child labour, who have …

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Ireland: Holy Week message church leaders | April 7th, 2020

Catholic Archbishop Eamon Martin and Church of Ireland Archbishop-elect John McDowell issued a joint Holy Week and Easter message today. “Early on the first day of the week while it was still dark…” John …

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China: Knowing victims of Coronavirus infection | February 8th, 2020

This is the second exclusive ICN report from a Catholic – who lives in Wuhan and prefers to remain anonymous – giving a first-hand account of the situation in the …

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Pope urges global finance leaders to reduce economic inequality | February 7th, 2020

Source: Vatican News The 50 richest people in the world could, on their own, finance “medical care and education for every poor child in the world… and save millions of lives every …

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Message of Pope Francis for 53rd WORLD DAY OF PEACE 2020 | December 21st, 2019

 PEACE AS A JOURNEY OF HOPE: DIALOGUE, RECONCILIATION AND ECOLOGICAL CONVERSION   Peace, a journey of hope in the face of obstacles and trial Peace is a great and precious value, the object of …

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WCC Statement on climate change emergency | December 5th, 2019

But the earth will be desolate because of its inhabitants, for the fruit of their doings. Micah 7:13 Recent extreme weather events of increasing strength and frequency around the world together …

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London’s new Live Simply School | December 2nd, 2019

Mount Carmel Primary School in Ealing, West London, received its Livesimply award last week after a two-hour assessment organised by CAFOD. For more than a year the school of around …

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Pope Francis: ‘the poor lead us straight to God’ | November 18th, 2019

Source: Vatican News Pope Francis marked the third World Day of the Poor today, with Holy Mass in St Peter’s Basilica in the presence of poor people from the city of Rome …

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Closing Synod, Francis warns against righteous who leave God ‘out in the cold’ | October 27th, 2019

VATICAN CITY — Concluding a monthlong gathering of Catholic bishops from the Amazon that drew an unprecedented level of criticism from conservative quarters in the church, Pope Francis warned Oct. 27 …

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