Practicing love toward one another is essential, Pope Francis said in a video message to a gathering of the John 17 Movement, an ecumenical group, on Wednesday.
Bishop Kevin Doran welcomed the step by Lidl Ireland.
A couple claim that their unborn child was aborted after they were mistakenly told that it had a fatal fetal abnormality.
At his general audience, the pope recommended the prayer at the heart of Eastern Christianity’s mystical tradition.
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The Vatican rejected accusations of negligence against Archbishop Stanislaw Gądecki.
The chief of the Tk̓emlúps te Secwépemc, or Kamloops Indian Band, has condemned the vandalism of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Kamloops shortly after the discovery of indigenous children’s graves at a nearby Church-run residential school.
Celebrating Corpus Christi Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica, the pope said: “A Church of the pure and perfect is a room with no place for anyone.”
Sr. Maria Laura Mainetti was beatified on June 6, the anniversary of her murder, in Chiavenna, northern Italy.
The Canadian government had asked the pope to issue a formal apology for the Church’s role in the country’s residential schools.
The pope issued a message marking the 900th anniversary of the foundation of the Abbey of Prémontré.
All the candidates died after the Russian Revolution and the Bolshevik establishment of the Soviet Union.
Archbishop Ivan Jurkovič has served as Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations in Geneva since 2016.
A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit brought by Planned Parenthood against a Texas city over new pro-life policies, saying Planned Parenthood does not have standing to sue the city.
The virtual instruction is meant to be “a lot more interactive” for students, he told the Register. The school is planning on teaching with lectures, digital lessons, and virtual guest speakers.
The former Primate of Poland who heroically resisted communism will be beatified on Sept. 12,
The pope issued a message marking the launch of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration.
A majority of U.S. adults still support the administration of capital punishment, according to a June 2 Pew Research Center report.
“Without doubt, these are times of crisis for the Church in Germany,” the cardinal wrote to the pope.