Human rights advocates are calling on U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken to put Nigeria back on a list of the world’s worst violators of religious freedom.
Under the theme “Together with Mary, we meet again as a synodal Church,” the young people made a pilgrimage to the Shrine of the Virgin of Itatí on Sept. 17.
A congressman has proposed to convert the Catholic chapel located in the capitol building where Colombia’s Congress meets into a “neutral place of worship.”
Around 4,000 participants took part in the March for Life in the German capital Saturday in support of the right to life for all people from conception to natural death.
The dictatorship of President Daniel Ortega and his wife, Vice President Rosario Murillo, has prohibited upcoming processions in Masaya.
Gunmen set a Catholic church on fire and kidnapped five priests, one religious sister, and two lay people in western Cameroon, where a civil war has been raging since 2017.
The incident happened while Cardinal Konrad Krajewski was bringing food and other supplies to people stuck in a “no-man’s land” on the front lines.
Volunteers 40 Days for Life in Spain face for the first time the threat of jail time for praying near abortion centers during their next campaign, Sept. 28 to Nov. 6.
Bishop Joseba Segura Etxezarraga of Bilbao has announced that Pope Francis has ordered a new canonical process for an abuse case at an Opus Dei-run school.
On the flight from Kazakhstan to Italy on Thursday, Pope Francis discussed the moral degradation of the West, particularly in relation to the advance of legal euthanasia.
The Cuban dictatorship has expelled Father David Pantaleón, who served as superior of the Jesuits, from the island by not renewing his residency permit.
Ozernoye is the name of a village located in northern Kazakhstan where the Shrine of Our Lady of Peace is located, the only Marian shrine in Central Asia.
The Archdiocese of Madrid has begun the canonization process for Father Sebastián Gayá, one of the main developers of the Cursillo ecclesial movement.
Msgr. Fernando Ocáriz, has asked the members of the Catholic institution for their prayers for the reform process ordered by Pope Francis, which took effect Aug. 4.
A complaint has been filed with authorities, so that a “corresponding investigation” could be conducted, according to a priest at the cathedral.
The private company that manages the airport closed the chapel on Aug. 26 and said it would become a “space for neutral reflection” for all religions.
Archbishop Waldemar Stanislaw Sommertag will be the apostolic nuncio in Senegal, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, and Mauritania.
Bishop Isauro Covili Linfati of Iquique, Chile, made his remarks after a majority of voters rejected the proposal, which sought to introduce “abortion on demand and euthanasia.”
The Diocese of Salford, UK has reiterated its commitment to preserving and protecting a historic Catholic mural, following increasing concerns about its survival due to the threat of vandalism.
In theaters Oct. 3-4, “Mother Teresa: No Greater Love” is airing in more than 960 locations across the United States.