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South Korean bishops call for an end to the death penalty 

Catholic Voice- 15 February 2019 0

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA: The South Korean bishops’ conference has called for an end to the death penalty on the grounds that it violates the constitution. Read More

Myanmar Trek wraps up in Yangon

Catholic Voice- 14 February 2019 0

Eight exhausted Australians wrapped up their trekking adventure with Mass at Yangon’s St. Mary Cathedral on Tuesday, February 12. Read More

As population plummets, Hungary to end income tax for mums of four or more

Catholic Voice- 13 February 2019 2

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY: In an effort to encourage Hungarians to have more babies, the prime minister of the country has announced that women with four children ... Read More

Pope Francis urges stance against human trafficking

- 11 February 2019 1

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis called Sunday for an end to human trafficking, encouraging Catholics to pray for the intercession of St. Josephine Bakhita, the patron ... Read More

As general elections near, Nigeria’s bishops call for peace

Catholic Voice- 8 February 2019 0

ABUJA, NIGERIA: In the face of Nigeria’s ongoing violence and political tensions, the country's bishops have promoted a fair and faith-filled electoral process. Read More

Pope Francis signs peace declaration on ‘Human Fraternity’ with Grand Imam 

- 7 February 2019 1

ABU DHABI, UAE: Catholics, Muslims and all who believe in God must work together to build a culture of love, peace and human fraternity, Pope ... Read More

One year on, Cyclone Gita devastation remains

Catholic Voice- 6 February 2019 0

GITA, AMERICAN SAMOA: In February 2018, the Pacific Islands were rocked by Cyclone Gita. One year on, the devastation caused by Gita is still evident. Read More