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The Pope Video – Extraordinary Missionary Month 2019

During October 2019 Pope Francis has convoked an Extraordinary Missionary Month to remind us that we live in a permanent state of mission. Every baptized...

Archbishop Eamon Martin recommends SMA Laudato Tree Project to Ireland

Editor's Note: On the first day of their Autumn General Meeting, October 1, 2019, the Feast Day of St. Thérèse, Patron of the Missions,...

Celebrating the 150th anniversary of Gandhi’s birth and St. Thérèse’s Feast Day

"… the devout souls kneeling before the Virgin could not be worshipping mere marble. They were fired with genuine devotion and they worshipped not...

Pope unveils sculpture commemorating migrants and refugees

Vatican News has reported that following the celebration of Mass and the recitation of the Angelus, Pope Francis unveiled on Sunday a sculpture entitled...

Getting Back on Mission: Reforming Our Church Together

"How serious are the bishops when they call on Catholics to 'engage in an open and inclusive experience of listening, dialogue and discernment about...

Catholic bishops condemn Nigerian president over security

"We must not allow the establishment of cultural or religious hegemony in a constitutionally secular state like Nigeria... IF we allow it, we are...

Irish film distributors snub pro-life movie

Editor's Note: The censorship of books and movies was a cause of controversy in the past. The idea that the State or Church, or...

Former British Soldier could become Zimbabwe’s first lay saint

Editor's Note: The world community had mixed feelings about the passing of Robert Mugabe on September 6, 2019. He was at once an undoubted...