Posted on 08/10/2020 06:43 AM ()
World leaders have pledged millions of dollars for disaster-struck Lebanon, during an online aid summit aimed at helping the country.
Posted on 08/10/2020 06:09 AM ()
The Communications Department of the Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) partners with Catholic Care for Children (CCC) to raise awareness for care for vulnerable children amid the Covid-19 crisis.
Posted on 08/9/2020 09:15 AM ()
Voters in Belarus go to the polls on Sunday amid mounting protests against President Alexander Lukashenko, Europe's longest-ruling head-of-state.
Posted on 08/9/2020 08:53 AM ()
World leaders have been discussing emergency aid for Lebanon after Tuesday's devastating explosion in Beirut.
Posted on 08/9/2020 07:59 AM ()
The United Nations marks International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on August 9. The UN chief has released a message for this year’s observance, whose theme is, “COVID-19 and indigenous peoples’ resilience”.
Posted on 08/9/2020 06:03 AM ()
As Catholics in Japan commemorate the 75th anniversary of the destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by an atomic bomb, their Bishops take steps to promote peace and abolish nuclear weapons.
Posted on 08/9/2020 04:20 AM ()
At the Angelus on Sunday, Pope Francis calls on the Church in Lebanon to continue to be close to their people, and appeals for “generous aid” from the international community.
Posted on 08/9/2020 04:11 AM ()
At the Angelus on Sunday, Pope Francis urged prayer and commitment to free the world from nuclear weapons.
Posted on 08/9/2020 04:07 AM ()
Pope Francis reflects on the Gospel account of Jesus calming the storm, reminding us that Jesus “is the Father’s hand who never abandons us.”
Posted on 08/9/2020 01:48 AM ()
75 years ago today, devastation hit Nagasaki in the form of an atom bomb. Catholics too are commemorating this anniversary and are telling their story.