Jan 27, 2021 - 07:04 am .- The Vatican Secretary for Relations with States has said that Catholics can apply the Church’s social teaching to evaluate aspects of Green New Deal proposals and pointed out that many of its policies’ philosophical underpinnings contain a modern assumption that technological progress inevitably yields good results.
Jan 27, 2021 - 06:00 am .- The organizers of World Youth Day 2023 in Lisbon on Wednesday unveiled the event’s official theme song.
Jan 26, 2021 - 04:53 pm .- An Italian cardinal said Tuesday the country is seeing a surge of “new poor” due to the coronavirus pandemic, and warned that the situation is putting many at risk of becoming victims of usury.
Jan 26, 2021 - 01:00 pm .- An Italian cardinal expressed concern this week about the use of social media by children, encouraging the Church to do its part to give young people hope for the future amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Jan 26, 2021 - 12:00 pm .- A Polish Catholic patient at the center of a U.K. court battle died on Tuesday despite last-minute efforts by bishops and government officials to bring him to Poland for treatment.
Jan 26, 2021 - 06:10 am .- Archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz said at a farewell Mass on Sunday that the Church would remain a source of strength for Catholics in Belarus despite a change in leadership.
Jan 25, 2021 - 12:19 pm .- Papal almoner Cardinal Konrad Krajewski offered a funeral Mass Monday for a 64-year-old homeless man who died in Rome.
Jan 25, 2021 - 11:39 am .- The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity concluded Monday with Vespers at the tomb of St. Paul.
Jan 25, 2021 - 02:00 am .- The Polish Catholic Church’s annual “Day of Islam” on Tuesday is an opportunity to overcome prejudices, a bishop who oversees Catholic-Muslim dialogue in the country has said.
Jan 22, 2021 - 03:00 pm .- Rosario Livatino, a young judge who was killed in 1990 by the mafia for his efforts to combat organized crime in Sicily, always treated the accused in his court with kindness.
Jan 22, 2021 - 01:00 pm .- Public Masses will be suspended in Portugal from Saturday, the country’s bishops have announced.
Jan 22, 2021 - 12:00 pm .- A prosecutor in Poland indicated on Thursday that he saw no grounds for an investigation into allegations that Cardinal Stanisław Dziwisz failed to report claims of clerical abuse.
Jan 22, 2021 - 06:10 am .- A cardinal said on Friday that a proposed law in Denmark requiring the translation of all homilies into Danish is a threat to religious freedom.
Jan 22, 2021 - 03:10 am .- An English Catholic bishop welcomed on Thursday a step forward in the sainthood cause of a religious sister who served poor communities ravaged by cholera and typhoid.
Jan 21, 2021 - 12:00 pm .- As a self-proclaimed atheist in his early 20s, Private Dillon Beatson said that the only time he spoke of religion was with ridicule. But when his helicopter crashed during a training mission in the Middle East, he found himself crying out to God.
Jan 21, 2021 - 06:00 am .- Croatia’s Catholic bishops on Tuesday commended “victims of the coronavirus pandemic and destructive earthquakes” to the intercession of the Virgin Mary.
Jan 21, 2021 - 04:30 am .- A recently ordained Catholic priest died in hospital early Thursday morning after an explosion destroyed a parish building in the Spanish capital, Madrid.
Jan 20, 2021 - 02:00 pm .- Catholic bishops wrote to Britain’s Health Secretary on Wednesday, expressing concern about the plight of a Polish patient in a U.K. hospital.
Jan 20, 2021 - 09:30 am .- At least three people are believed to have died after an explosion on Wednesday devastated a building belonging to a Catholic parish in the Spanish capital, Madrid.
Jan 20, 2021 - 09:00 am .- The Vatican began on Wednesday vaccinating homeless people in its care against COVID-19.