Catholic News

World Religions to commit to Rome Call on AI in Hiroshima

Vatican News - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 08:31

Religious leaders from across the world meet in Hiroshima, Japan, to sign the “Rome Call for AI Ethics”, emphasizing the vital importance of guiding the development of artificial intelligence with ethical principles that promote peace.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Irish Bishops underscore compassion and healing in end-of-life care

Vatican News - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 07:31

The Bishops of Ireland issue a pastoral letter for people of faith and goodwill who wish to protect and support human life with dignity and compassion in end-of-life circumstances and terminal illness.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Pope distressed by increasing violence in Ukraine and Gaza

Vatican News - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 05:11

Pope Francis has learnt with great sorrow about the attacks on medical centres in Kyiv and on a school in Gaza, and hopes and prays for concrete solutions to end the wars. According to a statement released by the Holy See Press Office, he is praying for concrete solution to end the wars.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Ethiopian Cardinal: Amidst the devastation and destruction there is hope

Vatican News - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 05:00

Ethiopian Cardinal Souraphiel emphasises the need for peace, education, and vocational training to address Ethiopia's internal conflicts and humanitarian crises, without ever losing hope.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Emphasis on women and accountability in document for second Synod session

Vatican News - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 04:49

The Holy See Press Office releases the 'Instrumentum Laboris', the text that will guide the work of the second session of the XVI Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod in October. Among the focuses of the document are the need for transparency and accountability, and the role of women in the Church.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Eastern Churches in world’s hotspots

Vatican News - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 03:58

The work and witness of the Eastern Churches was highlighted at this year’s Catholic Media Conference in Atlanta with a panel entitled, “Conflict, Crisis and Hope: Eastern Catholics in the World’s Hotspots.”

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Philippine Catholic Church intensifies environmental protection campaign

Vatican News - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 03:51

Leading Church officials announce that the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) Plenary Assembly approved major resolutions aimed at strengthening campaigns for ‘integral ecology’.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Faith and community remembered at Yonezawa Martyrs Memorial Mass in Japan

Vatican News - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 03:46

About 80 people gathered at the Kitayamahara Martyrdom Site in Yonezawa City for the annual Yonezawa Martyrs Memorial Mass to honor Blessed Luis Amakasuemon and 52 other martyrs.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Celebrating 100 years of priestly formation in Lesotho

Vatican News - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 02:29

As St. Augustine’s Major Seminary in Roma, Lesotho, celebrates its 100th anniversary, Archbishop Gerard Lerotholi, OMI, highlights the institution’s rich history of preparing priests and religious men and women for ministry.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Caritas Malaysia calls for Church to combat climate crisis amid recent flooding

Vatican News - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 00:38

The Catholic Church in Malaysia, through its social action arm, has urged stakeholders to address the flooding and broader impacts of the climate crisis by implementing sustainable, long-term solutions.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Peña Parra: Holy See a victim of fraud

Vatican News - Mon, 07/08/2024 - 12:17

The final portion of the Substitute for the Secretary of State’s testimony at the Royal Courts of Justice in the ongoing civil case on the Sloane Avenue property purchase.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso establish new ‘Sahel Alliance’

Vatican News - Mon, 07/08/2024 - 10:06

Leaders of the military regimes in Mali, Burkina Faso and Niger have proclaimed a confederation of three Sahel states.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Keeping our feet solidly on the ground but with great ideals

Vatican News - Mon, 07/08/2024 - 10:05

In an editorial published on L’Osservatore Romano, the Prefect of the Dicastery for Communication reflects on the highlights of Pope Francis’ speech closing the Italian Catholic Social Week in Trieste.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Russia hits Children's Hospital in Kyiv

Vatican News - Mon, 07/08/2024 - 09:59

Officials say Russia launches dozens of missiles at cities across Ukraine on Monday in an attack that killed at least 29 people and smashed into a children's hospital in Kyiv. The rare daytime Russian barrage came as President Volodymyr Zelenskyy was due in Warsaw before he flew to a summit of the NATO military summit in Washington.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

New statutes issued for Pope's Worldwide Prayer Network

Vatican News - Mon, 07/08/2024 - 07:41

Pope Francis has approved a set of norms guiding the Foundation entrusted to the Jesuits and developed by the Apostleship of Prayer that broadcasts "The Pope Video" with his monthly prayer intentions thanks to a network in 89 countries.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Patriarchate of Jerusalem decries raid on Catholic school in Gaza

Vatican News - Mon, 07/08/2024 - 07:10

The Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem denounces the targeting of civilians in the war between Israel and Hamas after an Israeli raid on the Holy Family school in Gaza City.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

DDF approves devotion to Our Lady Mystical Rose

Vatican News - Mon, 07/08/2024 - 06:49

Based on new regulations, the Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith (DDF) has expressed its positive opinion regarding the devotion to Our Lady of Montichiari in northern Italy. This approval is conveyed through a letter to Bishop Pierantonio Tremolada, with the endorsement of Pope Francis.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Pope calls for renewed commitment to pray and work for peace

Vatican News - Sun, 07/07/2024 - 05:25

At the conclusion of his Sunday visit to the northeastern Italian city of Trieste, Pope Francis calls for prayers and efforts for world peace, remembering in particular Ukraine, Palestine, Israel, Sudan, and Mynamar, all those worldwide suffering due to war.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Pope at Mass in Trieste: We need the ‘scandal’ of faith

Vatican News - Sun, 07/07/2024 - 04:02

Pope Francis concelebrates Mass in Trieste for the conclusion of Italian Catholic Social Week.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Pope in Trieste: Catholics called to heal ‘wounded heart’ of democracy

Vatican News - Sun, 07/07/2024 - 02:00

Pope Francis delivers the concluding address of the 50th Italian Catholic Social Week in Trieste, and calls on the Church to help correct the crisis of democracy through participation and political charity.

Read all

 

Categories: Catholic News

Pages

Subscribe to St. Mary's Malankara Catholic Church, Chicago aggregator - Catholic News