Archive for June 1, 2024

Bishop Reynaldo Bunyi Getalado was ordained bishop at St. Joseph’s Cathedral in the Cook Islands’ capital city, Avarua, on April 27, 2024, in the presence of Father Giosuè Busti, the first deputy-head of mission at the apostolic nunciature of the Holy See in Wellington and representative of Pope Francis, as well as hundreds of Catholic faithful.?w=200&h=150

By Kristina Millare

New Filipino bishop of the Pacific’s Cook Islands hopes to ‘spiritually nourish’ his people

Bishop Reynaldo Bunyi Getalado expressed his aspiration to “spiritually nourish” the people of God and develop a “harmonious relationship” with... Read more


By Francesca Pollio Fenton

This is Pope Francis’ prayer intention for the month of June

In a video, the Holy Father announced that his prayer intention for June is for those fleeing their homelands. Read more


By ACI Prensa

Seeing the Eucharist through the eyes of 10 saints

Many saints have encouraged Catholics to prayerfully participate in the holy sacrifice of the Mass and the adoration of the... Read more

The Progress Pride flag is shown above (center flag) at a White House "Pride" celebration on June 10, 2023.?w=200&h=150

By Tyler Arnold

Lawsuit: Los Angeles Co. Fire Dept. ‘retaliated’ against Christian employee who refused to raise Pride flag

A Christian employee has filed a lawsuit against the Los Angeles County Fire Department over his refusal to raise a... Read more

Pope Francis offers a Mass in St. Peter's Basilica for the repose of the souls of cardinals and bishops who died the previous year.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Caribbean Cardinal Kelvin Felix dies at 91

Cardinal Kelvin Felix died peacefully in his home on the island nation of St. Lucia on Thursday. Read more

Members of ACLI (Italian Christian Workers' Associations) hold a sign with the word "peace" in Italian, in St. Peter's Square on June 1, 2024.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis: Building peace requires ‘taking a risk’

Being peacemakers in the style of Jesus Christ, while necessary and valuable, can also be risky, Pope Francis said as... Read more