In August 2018, India’s southern state of Kerala suffered its worst environmental disaster in history. This inconceivable calamity affected over one million people. More than five hundred people died, and so many had no option but to flee their homes. Weeks of heavy monsoon rain filled hydro electric dams to their limits; Continue reading
From August 23 to 26, bishops, leaders of religious congregations, and lay Catholic leaders met in Medellin, Colombia at a major congress to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the second meeting of the Latin American Episcopal Conference (CELAM). Continue reading
The seeds for the joint Inter-congregational initiative, Solidarity with South Sudan, were sewn at the Congress for Religious Life held in Rome in 2004, with the theme, ‘Passion for Christ, Passion for Humanity’. Continue reading
To the list of members of the Synod of Bishops elected by national bishops’ conferences, Pope Francis added cardinals from 14 countries, bishops from another 10 nations, as well as 10 priests who be full voting members of the gathering.
– an international competition associated with World Communications Day (information about requirements Continue reading
In this workshop Dr. Galleher will focus on ways to develop deeper intimacy and connection in community life. She will present practical approaches to deepening our understanding of one another within community Continue reading
(Initiative of SEDOS, with the cooperation of JPIC of USG/UISG) Continue reading
The prefect of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life met the clergy in Xuân Lộc, Hồ Chí Minh City, Huế and Hà Nội. He expressed gratitude to the 117 martyrs of Vietnam for “the vitality and youthfulness that characterise the local Church”.