The Goan state officials have expressed fear over the federal Ministry of Culture's scheme to include the Bom Jesus basilica among the six heritage sites put up for adoption, as per the ‘Adopt a Heritage’ project launched by President Ram Nath Kovind, back in 2017.
At the General Audience yesterday, at St. Peter's Square, Vatican, Pope Francis met with the pilgrims and faithful from Italy. Continuing his catechesis on baptism, Pope prayed in particular for peace in Syria and the Middle East.
Pope Francis in the Clementine Hall of the Vatican Apostolic Palace had earlier this week received in audience, the directors and staff of the daily newspaper “Avvenire”, accompanied by their families, on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of its founding.
Emeritus Metropolitan of the Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church, Most Rev. Dr. Philipose Mar Chrysostom Mar Thoma Valiya Metropolitan— “the longest serving bishop in India”— celebrated his 101st birthday on April 27.
Archbishop Angelo De Donatis, vicar general of the Diocese of Rome, welcomed Holy Father Francis on his pilgrimage to the renowned shrine of Our Lady of Divine Love(Madonna del Divino Amore) in Rome, to mark the beginning of the Marian month of May.
Pope Francis, received in audience the members of the “A Rare Life” Association, at the end of the nine stages of the “Rare Words Run”, which started out on 21 April from Monticelli Brusati, Brescia, Italy, and arrived on April 30 in Rome.
On the fifth Sunday of Easter, Pope Francis appeared at the window of his study in the Vatican Apostolic Palace to pray the Regina Coeli with the faithful and pilgrims gathered at the St. Peter’s Square.
TDs and Senators have been urged to support a new Bill – the Sex Offences (Amendment) Bill 2018 - introduced in Dail Eireann by Maureen O’Sullivan TD which proposes to restrict the foreign travel of convicted paedophiles. If enacted, Ireland would the first country in the EU to curtail overseas trav
The Goa Church along with the Council for Social Justice and Peace and other civil society groups, under the banner, 'Goencho Awaaz' is rallying in protest against the implementation of a controversial land use plan by the ruling Goa Forward Party headed by Vijay Sardesai.