On account of the poverty, corruption and violence, Mexico is facing, Archbishop Emeritus Juan Sandoval Íñiguez of Guadalajara has put forward a suggestion to consecrate the land of Mexico to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
Pope Francis, in a letter addressed to the bishops of Chile, apologized and admitted to the “grievous error” in handling the sex abuse case of Fr. Fernando Karadima and alleged cover-up by Bishop Juan Barros. The letter was drafted, following the report on the sex abuse case, submitted by Monsignor
A massive prayer circle is being organized by the Catholics in the British Isles— in almost 200 locations in UK— to commemorate the 50th year of the Abortion Act which came into effect on April 27, 1968.
A military airplane, an Ilyushin Il-76 ,which took off from the Boufarik military airport, west of Algiers, carrying soldiers and civilians, crash-landed yesterday in a field nearby, killing 247 passengers and 10 crew members.
Irish Franciscan Missionary of St. Joseph, Sr. Bernadette Nealon from Limerick city, has been presented by WiRED International with its Health Education Champion Award for Outstanding Leadership in the Community Health Education Programme in the Kisumu region of western Kenya.
In a message issued by the Vatican’s interreligious dialogue office to mark Vesak(Buddha Purnima), which commemorates the birth, enlightenment, and death of Gautama Buddha, the Vatican voiced that the “evil” of corruption cannot be dealt with silence and thereby urged the Buddhists to work hand-in-h
A new documentary titled “Sister India” by Irish film-maker Myles O'Reilly, brings to light the life story of an Irish nun, Sr Loreto Houlihan, who reached India from Ireland's Co Tipperary to voluntarily educate the young at The Little Lambs School in Perambur, Chennai.
Holy Father Francis met with over 550 Missionaries of Mercy from the five continents, gathered in Rome for their second meeting with the Pope, held from 8 to 11 April by the Pontifical Council for Promoting New Evangelization, two years after the institution during the Jubilee of Mercy of this speci
A meeting on “Collective Action for Dialogue and Social Harmony” was held in Margao where leaders of six major religions in India convened to put an end to the practice of branding people as “patriotic or “unpatriotic” on the basis of their religious view. The meet also discussed the rising issue of
Five religious leaders have been elected as new ministers by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in the state of Madhya Pradesh, which many see as a political gimmick to gather votes during the upcoming Assembly elections.
Dr. Jude, one of the Medical sisters of St. Joseph, who devoted the prime years of her life caring for the poor and ailing of Maunath Bhanjan village(previously known as Mau), has from a very young age has fostered the dream of living a pious life.