In many African countries, it is time for elections this year. Sadly, many of the continentâ€™s social â€œsocial structures, such as those in politics, religion and culture, sometimes constitute real obstacles in the promotion of female leadership,â€ says Cote dâ€™Ivoire SMA theologian
With the eyes of the US Immigration firmly focused on its borders, Mexico is facing yet another Central American Caravan of migrants seeking a better and more prosperous life on their side of the Continent.
As international powers prepare to meet in Berlin on Sunday to discuss the Libyan crisis, UNICEF publishes details concerning the number of children at risk amidst the violence and chaos of the ongoing conflict.
The annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity takes place from 18 to 25 January. It sees representatives of all Christian denominations gather in the Vatican to pray and reflect on the theme chosen for 2020.
The diseases of the soul need to healed and the medicine is to ask for forgiveness. Basing himself on the miracle of the healing of the paralytic by Jesus, Pope Francis made this point in his homily at Mass at the Casa Santa Marta.
A press conference in the Vatican details the many aspects of the newly established â€˜Sunday of the Word of Godâ€™ to be marked on 26 January. Pope Francis will celebrated Holy Mass in St. Peterâ€™s Basilica for the occasion.
Bishops from across Europe and North America have concluded their visit to the Holy Land, imploring their "governments to help build a new political solution rooted in human dignity for all” in Israel and Palestine.