Archive of September 3, 2017

Pope's Colombia trip about faith, not politics, Vatican official says

Sep 3, 2017 - 04:16 pm .- Pope Francis' upcoming visit to the South American country of Colombia Sept. 6-11 isn't a political statement a Vatican official said, but about the renewal of the Catholic faith of Colombians in order that violence may be combatted at its root.

Hong Kong bishop talks Church-state relations, hopes for the future

Sep 3, 2017 - 04:08 pm .- The challenges endured by Catholics in China are complex, said Bishop Michael Yeung Ming-cheung of Hong Kong, but there are reasons to be hopeful about the future of the Church in China.

Pope Francis: To follow Christ means also to accept the cross

Sep 3, 2017 - 08:47 am .- On Sunday Pope Francis spoke about the sacrifice of the cross, explaining how as followers of Christ we must embrace suffering, because it is through the suffering and death of Christ that his love is made known to us.

Global research project looks at Christian response to persecution

Sep 3, 2017 - 03:01 am .- Which Christians face the most persecution around the globe, and how do they respond to it?

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