World

As UK energy prices soar and winter bites, Catholic parishes offer warm respite

- 17 November 2022 0

An idea that could help improve the lives of hundreds of people this winter came from a conversation between two sisters. Jill Boggan was speaking ... Read More

Report shows poverty growing globally, reversing recent gains

- 15 November 2022 0

A child affected by the worsening drought due to failed rain seasons pulls a jerrycan of water at Sopel village in Turkana, Kenya, Sept. 27, ... Read More

Pope Francis calls on religious not to be discouraged by ‘lack of vocations or by ageing’

- 8 November 2022 0

Pope Francis addressing members of the Claretianum Institute of the Theology of the Consecrated Life at the Vatican, Nov. 7, 2022. Vatican Media Pope Francis ... Read More

Planting veggies on Church land to feed Philippines poor

- 3 November 2022 0

A girl feeds her baby brother with free meals during a feeding program in a poor section of Manila, Philippines. Photo: CNS In the Philippines, ... Read More

Vatican renews China deal

- 1 November 2022 3

Posters of Chinese President Xi Jinping hang on the wall of the house of a Tibetan Catholic during a Mass celebrated by Father Yao Fei ... Read More

Stories of released Ukrainian women ‘make blood run cold’

- 20 October 2022 0

Ukrainian women who were prisoners of war in Russia become emotional as they arrive in Zaporizhzhia Oct. 17, 2022. After their release in a prisoner ... Read More

Word on Fire to combat ‘hidden genocide’ of Down Syndrome, people with disabilities

- 18 October 2022 0

Pope Francis kisses Peter Lombardi, 12, of Columbus, Ohio, who has Down syndrome, after the boy rode in the popemobile during his general audience in ... Read More