Cardinal Pell speaks on maintaining hope in prison

- 18 August 2020 1

Cardinal George Pell, who was acquitted this year after becoming the highest-ranking Catholic cleric ever to be convicted of sexual abuse, spoke this week about ... Read More

Chinese Christians told to replace Christ with Mao or lose government support

- 22 July 2020 0

Jul 21, 2020 / 03:00 pm (CNA) - Government authorities in Shanxi, China, are ordering people who receive government assistance to replace religious symbols in ... Read More

Notre Dame Cathedral spire to be rebuilt as replica of pre-fire design

- 10 July 2020 2

President Emmanuel Macron of France has announced that the Notre Dame Cathedral spire will be rebuilt as a replica of the one destroyed in the ... Read More

Amid statue toppling, let’s avoid a cultural revolution

- 2 July 2020 1

Buddha statues whose faces were destroyed during Chinas Cultural Revolution. Credit Pat B via Wikimedia CC BY SA 20 Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York ... Read More

Churches in China must preach ‘patriotism’ to reopen after coronavirus

- 29 June 2020 1

State-sponsored Catholic authorities in parts of China have issued regulations on the reopening of churches during the coronavirus pandemic. The new rules include a requirement ... Read More

New South Wales worship restrictions changed after complaints of unfair treatment

- 9 June 2020 1

Churches in New South Wales will be allowed to open with the same restrictions as other buildings, after Australian Catholics complained that religious services were ... Read More