Posted on 02/15/2020 07:53 AM ()
At a meeting of the Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops, Pope Francis decided that the 16th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops will be held in two years’ time, in autumn. He will decide on one of three themes presented to him.
Posted on 02/15/2020 06:31 AM ()
Pope Francis on Saturday morning received in audience Željko Komšić, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Posted on 02/15/2020 05:03 AM ()
A children’s rights group expresses concern after 20 children are injured in shelling in Rakhine state.
Posted on 02/15/2020 04:39 AM ()
Pope Francis speaks at the opening of the judicial year of the Tribunal of the Vatican City State, expressing his confidence in the work of the judicial authorities, and noting that recent financial investigations were prompted by reports originating within the Vatican itself.
Posted on 02/15/2020 04:27 AM ()
Caritas Philippines said it will make proactive background checks of all its directors at the national and diocesan levels regarding sex abuse.
Posted on 02/14/2020 14:51 PM ()
Within the context of the Munich Security Conference, the Holy See’s Secretary for Relations with States meets with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China.
Posted on 02/14/2020 10:24 AM ()
The prime minister of Montenegro has met with the top Serbian Orthodox Church bishop in the Balkan nation to defuse mounting tensions over a new law on religious rights. Their meeting follows widespread protests against the legislation.
Posted on 02/14/2020 10:14 AM ()
The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India (CBCI), the apex body of the Catholic Church in India is currently holding its plenary assembly in Bengaluru on the theme “Dialogue: The Path to Truth and Charity”.
Posted on 02/14/2020 09:57 AM ()
Heavily-armed gunmen storm a courtroom in Honduras to free a top leader in the violent MS-13 gang, killing 4 police officers in the process.
Posted on 02/14/2020 09:28 AM ()
A book for young children entitled “I Bambini sono speranza” with texts by Pope Francis is presented by Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle.