Pope Francis discloses his meets with the abuse victims

Pope Francis, while on a visit to Peru revealed to a group of Jesuits that he "regularly" met with the victims of clerical sex abuse, on Fridays.

Pope deeply saddened by the tragic shooting in Florida

The tragic shooting which killed seventeen and injured many other in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, was mourned by Pope Francis, stating it as a"devastating" act.

Pope Francis urges the faithful to 'Pause, See & Return'

While delivering the sermon at the basilica of St. Sabina all”Aventino, Pope Francis inspired the Catholics to harmonise the dissonant chords of life through penance and prayer, this Lenten season.

Global petition against proposed China-Vatican deal

A global petition that sternly opposes any agreements between China and the Vatican is making waves.

New Archbishop appointed for Jaro in Philippines

Pope Francis has appointed a new archbishop for Jaro, which is one of the largest dioceses in the Philippines. Bishop Jose Romeo Lazo of San Jose Antique diocese has been named as the archbishop of Jaro who will oversee the provinces of Iloilo and Guimaras in the central Philippines.

Election Commission finds no fault with Baptist Church

India’s Election Commission says the Baptist Church is not at fault in issuing an open letter against the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the polls-bound north eastern state of Nagaland.

Shrove Tuesday: A day for pancakes?

Pancake toss and pancake races mark the beginning of Shrove Tuesday, a pre-Lenten celebration, known also as Pancake Day.

Indian bishops discusses the religious tension in the nation

Bishops attending the biennial CBCI Plenary Assembly in Bangalore, warned about the burgeoning religious tension in India.

Catholics in Hong Kong fight the Vatican deal

The Hong Kong Catholics summoned in St. Bonaventure Church for an all-night vigil to oppose the moves of Vatican, to create a divide among the Catholic communities in China.

Fr. Stephen Mavely grabs Lifetime Achievement Award

Confederation of Indian Universities confers Lifetime Achievement Award to Fr. Stephen Mavely, the Vice-Chancellor of Assam Don Bosco University(ADBU).

ACN to renovate houses for Iraqi Christians

Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), a charity organisation, is to rebuild 2000 Iraqi Christian houses on the Nineveh plains.

A new church for the 21 martyrs of Libya

The new church to be opened on 15th February in Libya will commemorate 21 Coptic Christians beheaded by ISIS in 2015.

Australian bishops to remember the abused this Lent

The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference asked the faithful to devote the first four days of the Lenten season in prayer and penance for the sex abuse victims of the Church.

Pope receives Sheikh Hasina in Vatican

Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina, met with Pope Francis in the Vatican's Apostelic palace for a cordial discussion.

Chair of Sacred Art of UDEM celebrates its 20th anniversary

Vatican's Communications director, Monsignor Dario Edoardo Viganò is in Mexico to participate in the 20th anniversary celebrations of the Chair of Sacred Art of Monterrey University.

Cardinal Charles Bo calls for international aid for the Rohingyans

Myanmar Cardinal Charles Bo in an interview with the Associated Press addressed the plight of the Rohingya refugees.

Dominican friars offer mass for deceased parents

The Dominican priests over the world offered prayers for their deceased parents on February 7, a day dedicated for the same.

Pope signs up for World Youth Day

Pope Francis announced the registration for World Youth Day 2019 to be held in Panama, after the Sunday Angelus at St. Peter's Square.

Estonian Prime Minister meets Pope in Vatican

Pope Francis received Juri Ratas, Estonian Prime Minister, in Vatican for a cordial discussion on the diplomatic ties between Vatican and Estonia.

Yuna Kim lights the Olympic Cauldron

Yuna Kim, a Catholic figure skater from South Korea, lit the Olympic Cauldron for the opening ceremony of this year’s Olympic games to be held at Pyeongchang.