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Pope Francis has confirmed the initiator and leader of the international lay movement the Neocatechumenal Way, as a consultor for the Pontifical Council for the Laity. Kiko Argüellowill serve for a five-year term.This confirmation is in addition to his nomination in 2011 as consultor of the Pontifical Council f...read more
Articles from section "Laity"
A spokesman for the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales issued a response to the 2011 census, released Tuesday by the Office for National Statistics, which shows that the number …read more
By Junno Arocho A grassroots movement started by several Catholic women has formed in New Orleans in response to what the women say is an infringement on their religious freedom. The protest …read more
A real and proper “epiphany of the Church in Africa,” is how Cardinal Stanislaw Ryłko , president of the Pontifical Council for the Laity, described the success of the Pan-African Congress of …read more
Benedict XVI says the laity should be seen as truly "co-responsible" for the Church, and not just "collaborators" with the clergy. The Pope said this in an Aug. 10 message released Thursday by …read more
Here is a translation of the message Benedict XVI sent to the 6th Assembly of the International Catholic Action Forum. The message, dated Aug. 10, was released by the Vatican on Thursday. The …read more