February 15, 2021

Get to the essentials of Lent

“Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem …” (Mt 20:18). Lent: a Time for Renewing Faith, Hope and Love. Dear brothers and sisters, Jesus revealed to […]
February 9, 2021

Pope Francis adds memorials of 6 Saints to Roman Calendar

Pope Francis has approved the insertion of four new liturgical memorials into the Roman Calendar: Martha, Mary, and Lazarus will be celebrated together, while Gregory of […]
February 2, 2021

25 years ago, a Franciscan sister installed internet in the Vatican

In the early 1990s, an American Franciscan, Sr Judith Zoebelein, was entrusted by Pope John Paul II with the daunting task of bringing the Vatican into […]
February 2, 2021

Health care for all: Pope’s message for World Day of the Sick

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Praising those who help the sick and praying for those who are sick, Pope Francis called on Christians to practice what they […]
January 26, 2021

Bishop dies from COVID-19…

Bishops call for Day of Prayer in February Bishop Cástor Oswaldo Azuaje Pérez of the Diocese of Trujillo in Venezuela died January 8 of COVID-19. “We […]
January 26, 2021

Homeless people get COVID vaccine

Around 25 homeless persons were given the COVID-19 vaccine in Paul VI Hall on January 20; they are part of a group of people who are […]