Asia - Pacific News


Offensive `nun’ ad draws national Catholic protest in Canada

The image of a young black woman, dressed as a nun in a low-cut habit and showing her bare midriff... Read more


Canadian documentary puts Young Catholics on the big screen

A new documentary, which is set to premiere later this month in Toronto, offers an inspiring and honest look at... Read more


Canadian bishops to soldier on in same-sex marriage debate despite government push for law

While most Canadian citizens and politicians have settled into the idea that the legalization of same-sex marriage is only a... Read more


Pope will be able to continue until the end, says Canada’s new cardinal

Canada’s newest and youngest cardinal is confident Pope John Paul II will be able to continue in his ministry despite... Read more


Catholic And Evangelical Leaders Propose Marriage Week In Canada

The Ontario Conference of Catholic Bishops has joined other Evangelical and Catholic groups in proclaiming Feb. 8-15 national marriage week.... Read more


Woman’s Cure is Witness to Mother Teresa’s Healing Power

The woman whose illness was cured through the intercession of Mother Teresa said she is the instrument God chose to... Read more


India Celebrates Mother Teresa

All of the church bells in Calcutta rang yesterday afternoon to announce and celebrate the beatification of their beloved and... Read more


Teacher & Advocate Receives Mother Teresa Award

The 20th Mother Teresa Award was conferred to a woman who is an educator, women's rights advocate, diplomat, civic leader,... Read more

Local Indian churches plan weeklong celebrations

Mother Teresa’s beatification Mission Sunday, Oct. 19, will spark a week of celebrations in the Diocese of Pune, where she... Read more