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Over 200 priests in the Philippines asks for gun permits

Over 200 priests and preachers from other religious denominations want to carry firearms, Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Oscar Albayalde said. The...

Special Jubilee celebrations of Vietnamese martyrs begins

With three different opening ceremonies in the ecclesiastical provinces of Hà Nội, Huế and Sàigòn, the celebrations of the special Jubilee for the 30th anniversary...

The joy of Eid is the most natural thing for Christians...

Speaking about Eid al-Fitr, the feast that marked the end of Ramadan on Thursday, the Mgr Joseph Coutts, Archbishop of Karachi, who was recently...

Church leaders in the Philippines criticize proposals to arm priests in...

Church leaders in the Philippines criticized a proposal to arm priests as a protective measure in the wake of recent attacks on clergy members....

Catholic priest shot dead in the northern Philippines

Unidentified gunmen killed Fr Richmond Nilo, of the Diocese of Cabanatuan, as he was about to start Mass in a chapel in Mayamot, Nueva...

Pope Francis appoints new Apostolic Nuncio to Singapore and Vietnam

Holy Father Pope Francis appointed Polish Archbishop His Grace Marek Zalewski as the new Apostolic Nuncio to Singapore who will also be the non-resident Pontifical Representative to Vietnam. His...

Thousands of Catholic faithful in Myanmar participates in ‘march for peace’

Thousands of Catholics marched on 28th May 2018, through the streets of Myitkyina, the capital of the State of Kachin, in the name of...

South Korea welcomes new Apostolic Nuncio

His Excellency Archbishop Xuereb of Malta, Apostolic Nuncio to South Korea conveyed Holy Father Pope Francis' blessing and wishes for the Church and for...

Jakarta Catholic Youth Festival to witness thousands of participants

About 12,000 young Catholics, 10,000 from Indonesia and 2,000 from South-East Asian nations, will take part in the Jakarta Catholic Youth Festival 2018 (JOYFest2018),...

People in Pakistan rejoice to welcome new cardinal

Muslim politicians and activists in Pakistan have joined Christians in welcoming the news about Pope Francis nominating His Grace Archbishop Joseph Coutts of Karachi...

Caritas Asia decides to develop sustainable agriculture

Caritas Asia, the relief, development and social arm of the Catholic Church in Asia has decided to develop sustainable agriculture and revive food sufficiency with the aim of...

Christians in Indonesia mourns over the victims of church attacks

The Christian community of Indonesia is surrounded by the pain of the families of the victims of the attacks against three Christian churches in...

Indonesian Church leaders express shock at the recent suicide terror attacks

The Vatican’s Fides news agency reported that Indonesian Church leaders have expressed shock at the new form of terrorism that became evident in a spate...

Archbishop Msgr. John Hung Shan-chuan invites Pope Francis to visit...

The Archbishop of Taipei, Msgr. John Hung Shan-chuan wants Pope Francis to visit the island of Taiwan, where no pontiff has ever set foot. The occasion...

Our society is in dire need of peace journalism: Lahore Bishop

Msgr. Sebastian Francis Shaw, archbishop of Lahore, during a conference organized on the occasion of the World Day of Social Communications urged the need of...

Philippines celebrates 400 years of Mount Carmel image’s arrival

Several streets in Manila were closed on May 4 for “Salubong and Traslacion,” a re-enactment of the historic arrival of the image of Our...

Christians in Pakistan prays for Asia Bibi

Asia Bibi had called on Christians to pray and fast with her on April 27, after hearing her death sentence appeal would re-open in...

Diocese of Marbel in the Philippines to receive new Bishop

Holy Father Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop Dinualdo Gutierrez and has nominated Fr Cerilo Casicas as Bishop of the Diocese of...

Islamabad to dedicate 29th April as the day of prayer for...

His Grace Mgr Joseph Arshad, archbishop of Islamabad-Rawalpindi and president of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Pakistan, is behind the initiative to dedicate a...

‘World Council of Churches’ conducts prayer campaign for the upcoming...

WCC and its members on the Korean Peninsula are backing and joining prayer campaigns in support of the April 27 summit between the two...

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