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25 November 2017

Pope Francis condemns attack on Egyptian mosque that leaves hundreds dead

The pope described the attack as a “wanton act of brutality directed at innocent civilians gathered in prayer.”

25 November 2017

Four peacekeepers killed in two deadly attacks against UN mission in Mali

Four United Nations peacekeepers and a member of the Malian armed forces were killed and 21 others were wounded on Friday in what Secretary-General António Guterres called ..

25 November 2017

Archbishop Follo: The Heavenly Kingdom

Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ King of the Universe

25 November 2017

UN expo to highlight vital role of South-South cooperation in achieving Global Goals

A United Nations expo next week in Turkey is set to highlight the critical role of South-South cooperation in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in light of the vast array of ..

25 November 2017

Holy Father Aids Democratic Republic of Congo

Response to Victims, Damage in Grand Kasai Region

25 November 2017

UN forum explores ongoing discrimination faced by people of African descent

Participants from Europe, Central Asia and North America gathered this week at a United Nations forum in Geneva to explore ways to combat racial discrimination and to ensure effective promotion and ..

25 November 2017

United by the Sign of the Cross, Pope Notes

Joint Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Catholic Church and the Assyrian Church of the East

24 November 2017

Terra Santa News 24/11/2017

This week: Anniversary of St. Marie Alphonsine and World Day of the Poor in the Holy Land, where preparations for the 2018 Synod are taking place and where we continue […]

24 November 2017

Sinai slaughter, Manus refugee “coercion”, and “unthinkable” Rohingya returns: The Cheat Sheet

Get up to speed with our weekly cheat sheet of hot humanitarian topics

24 November 2017

Pope: For Christians, work is more than an occupation, it's a mission

Vatican City, Nov 24, 2017 / 11:46 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a letter for the conclusion of a conference on labor on Friday, Pope Francis said work is about more than just doing something for money, ..

24 November 2017

Young people in Arabia prepare for the synod by focusing on faith, dialogue and solidarity

Hundreds of boys and girls, mostly of immigrant background from India and the Philippines met in Oman and the Emirates. They asked the apostolic vicar many questions anonymously. Mgr Hinder noted a ..

24 November 2017

U.S. bishops’ policy chair calls Senate tax bill ‘fundamentally flawed’

“The Senate proposal is fundamentally flawed as written and requires amendment,” said Bishop Frank J. Dewane in a Nov. 22 letter to senators.

24 November 2017

Situation on Australian offshore processing facility at risk of further deterioration, UN warns

Stating that the beating of refugees and asylum-seekers at the former regional processing centre on Manus Island by uniformed officers is both “shocking and inexcusable,” the United ..

24 November 2017

Pope’s Consolation for North Sinai Terrorist Attack

Grieved by Great Loss of Life by Terrorist Attacks on Rawda Mosque

24 November 2017

Egypt mosque attack kills more than 230 (Updated)

Ismailia, Egypt, Nov 24, 2017 / 11:25 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Terrorists attacked a mosque on Egypt's Sinai peninsula during Friday prayers, killing 235 people. The incident has been condemned by ..

24 November 2017

Gujarat Elections: Mgr Macwan calls for action to save the country from nationalist forces

State elections are slated for 9 and 14 December. In a letter, the archbishop of Gandhinagar urges the faithful “to pray for good leaders", noting “a growing sense of insecurity ..

24 November 2017

In Iran, UN aid chief expresses readiness to support post-quake relief efforts

Concluding a two-day visit to Iran, the top United Nations humanitarian official said the Organization is ready to fill any gaps in the relief efforts following the devastating earthquake on 12 ..

24 November 2017

CWR members honored at conference

The following CWR members were recognized for years of membership Oct. 5 at the CWR conference in Niagara Falls, Canada: 15 years of membership: Sister […] The post CWR members honored at ..

24 November 2017

Pope’s Message for World Day of Peace, Call for UN Action

Migrants and Refugees: Men and Women in Search of Peace

24 November 2017

Vatican official calls Trump's Haiti move 'a sad decision'

Vatican City, Nov 24, 2017 / 09:26 am (CNA/EWTN News).- One of the Vatican's top diplomatic voices has criticized U.S. President Donald Trump's recent decision to end the Temporary ..

24 November 2017

Attack in northern Sinai against mosque during Friday prayers leaves 235 dead and 130 wounded

The incident is the deadliest on the peninsula in years. The mosque was known as a gathering place for Sufi Muslims. The Sinai is the Islamic State’s favourite battleground.

24 November 2017

Egypt: UN chief and Security Council condemn attack on Sinai mosque

Secretary-General António Guterres and the United Nations Security Council have condemned “in the strongest terms” the attack on al-Rawdah Mosque during Friday prayers in the town of ..

24 November 2017

Santa Marta: A Church Isn’t a Supermarket

Pope Francis Pleads for Gratuitousness

24 November 2017

Spain - A prize-winning app to help homeless children, awarded by "Talento Digital"

(ANS - Madrid) - "Itwillbe" is an NGO established in 2009 by Arancha Martínez, who created the app "PPa", winner of the jury-awarded prize from the “Talento Digital” platform. ..

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