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In a letter addressed to Episcopal Conferences, Religious Superiors and Societies of Apostolic Life around the world, Pope Francis said that Bishops and Major Superiors have a responsibility to assure the safety of minors in parishes and Church institutions. The Holy Father detailed the establishment of the Ponti...read more
Articles from section "Dioceses and Episcopal Conferences"
Pope Francis has ratified the appointment of the following prelates as members and substitutes, elected by their respective Episcopal Conferences, for the 14th Ordinary General Assembly of …read more
Following the Pope’s visit to Manila, the Plenary Assembly of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) are currently meeting to discuss the new evangelization and the ‘Year …read more
The Vatican announced today that Pope Franciserected the eparchy of Bahir Dar-Dessie, Ethiopia,with territory from the metropolitan archieparchy of Addis Ababa, making it a suffragan of the …read more
Here is a translation of the Holy Father’s message to the participants at the meeting of the Presidents of the Doctrinal Commissions of the European Episcopal Conferences (Esztergom, Hungary, …read more
Pope Francis has created in India the new Diocese of Kuzhithurai, with territory taken from the Diocese of Kottar. The new diocese is a suffragan of the metropolitan Church of Madurai. It has …read more