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Myanmar Church joins nation in fight against Covid-19

The Catholic Church of Myanmar has set up a national coordination team to help the Southeast Asian country fight the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

Religions for Peace organizes interfaith moment for hope and solidarity

Religions for Peace, an international multi-religious coalition, unites different religions in prayer in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Bishops express dismay at abortion legislation for Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland Bishops express their sadness and dismay at the British Government’s decision to introduce abortion legislation in Northern Ireland.

Cardinal Comastri: Pope St John Paul II transformed his cross into love

On the 15th anniversary of Pope St. John Paul II’s death, the Vicar General for Vatican City State, Cardinal Angelo Comastri, recalls his legacy.

Covid-19: Australian Church increases response to pandemic

The Church in Australia is inviting its various networks across the country to play their part in providing facilities that could be made available to support national efforts to halt the spread of COVID-19.

Pope at Audience: a pure heart sees God

Pope Francis focuses the catechesis of his General Audience on the sixth Beatitude, which promises that those with a pure heart will see God.

Spending on weapons robs world of resources for pandemics

Sudan’s nonviolent revolution, which overthrew Omar Hassan al Bashir has recently proved that nonviolent action can be effective. In a reflection, Catholic Nonviolence Initiative says spending on weapons has robbed the world resources needed for coronavirus preparedness.

Pope Francis' General Audience: English summary

Pope Francis holds his weekly General Audience via live streaming from the Vatican Library continuing his catechesis on the Beatitudes.

Pope Francis prays for those working in the media

At the daily Mass at Casa Santa Marta, Pope Francis prayed for all those who work in the media. He reflected on the importance of Christian discipleship, which means remaining in the Lord.

Pope appoints new Apostolic Nuncio to Sudan and Eritrea

Monsignor Luis Miguel Munoz Cardaba of Spain has been appointed Apostolic Nuncio to Sudan and Eritrea.