Australian Bishops urge overcoming online hatred, division, exploitation

13/09/2019, 5:00 pm
Australia’s Catholic Bishops on Tuesday launched a major statement on digital communications, calling on all levels of society to overcome the hatred, division and...

Rome half-marathon an exercise in religious tolerance

13/09/2019, 12:00 pm
This year’s edition of the Via Pacis half-marathon for peace will spur athletes from all backgrounds to flex not only their muscles, but their...

Pope to visit Japan from November 23-26

13/09/2019, 9:38 am
Pope Francis will visit Japan from Nov. 23 to 26, during which time he will go to Hiroshima and Nagasaki as well as Tokyo,...

Seattle Archbishop says he is a pastor not a prince

13/09/2019, 8:00 am
Seattle Archbishop Paul D. Etienne said he will not live in the 9,000-square-foot mansion that many of his predecessors called home. In a letter sent...

“Roots enable us to grow and face our challenges”

12/09/2019, 5:55 pm
"Roots enable us to grow and face our challenges," Auxiliary Bishop Joseph Galea-Curmi told the elderly gathered at the Minor Basilica of the Assumption...

Priest, catechist accused of ‘forced conversion’ in eastern India

12/09/2019, 5:00 pm
Police in eastern India arrested a priest and catechist on Friday, accusing them of “forceful conversion” and the illegal occupation of land. Father Benoy John...

Pope invites leaders to Vatican for global compact on education

12/09/2019, 12:58 pm
Pope Francis on Thursday invited world political, cultural, and religious leaders to a meeting at the Vatican next year to agree on "A Global...

New council for the St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation

12/09/2019, 12:09 pm
The council of the St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation for the years 2019-2020 is now composed of Wilfrid Buttigieg, President of the Council, Dr Philip Farrugia...

Children are the treasure of a country

12/09/2019, 12:00 pm
Pope Francis told the journalists who accompanied him on his trip three African countries that children are the treasure of a country and that...

Peace is fragile everywhere

12/09/2019, 8:00 am
As has become customary, on his return flight to Rome after his visit to Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius, Pope Francis talked and answered several...