Justice Issues

First World Day of the Poor – Sunday 19th Novembe 2017

"Let us love, not with words, but with deeds." The First World Day of the Poor was announced by Pope Francis on the Feast...

Pact of the Catacombs

Late at night on the 16th November 1965 a group of Bishops secretly left the Vatican and met at the Domitillia Catacombs on the edge...

11th hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month – 99th anniversary of...

“Humanity is mad! It must be mad to do what it is doing. What a massacre. What scenes of horror and carnage! I cannot...

Where have all the migrants and refugees gone? They haven’t gone away, you know!

"The new hard-headed approach crystallised with the EU-Africa trust fund in November 2015, when European leaders offered an initial €2bn to help deport unwanted...

Belfast neighbours rally around family targeted in racist attack

NEIGHBOURS of a family with two young children are trying to raise money for a new car after their vehicle was destroyed in a...

UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty – 17 October

Theme — “Answering the Call of October 17 to end poverty: A path toward peaceful and inclusive societies” This year marks the 25th anniversary of...
pope francis

Rights of workers and the unemployed – The Pope’s Video

October is the month when the Nobel Committee announce the recipient of this year's Nobel Peace Prize. This year Pope Francis was a strong...

Feastday of St. Francis: 40+ Catholic institutions to make record divestment from fossil fuels

“When we pay attention to the environment, we pay attention to poor people, who are the first victims of climate change." - Stefania Proietti, Mayor...