Last article of section "Evangelization and Missions"
Today's feast of St. Thérèse begins the month of missions for many local Churches. St. Thérèse(1873-1897) is with St. Francis Xavier, the patron of missions. World Missions Day will be celebratedon the third Sunday of the month, October 19, though in some countries the Day is moved to another Sunday for past...read more
Articles from section "Evangelization and Missions"
Two Italian priests and a Canadian nun have been kidnapped in northern Cameroon. A French priest was kidnapped in the same area last year, and released a month later. Don Gianantonio Allegri, …read more
According to a communique issued today by the Vatican press office, Pope Francis presided at a meeting of the heads of the dicasteries of the Roman Curia this morning. The meeting focused on …read more
This afternoon, Pope Francis began the Festival of Forgiveness, the 24 hours for the Lord, with a Mass in Saint Peter’s Basilica. The initiative of the Pontifical Council for Promoting New …read more
Father Christopher Hartley Sartorios is a 55-year-old missionary from Toledo, Spain. He is serving in Gode, Ethiopia, 700 miles away from any other priest. He awaits the arrival of the …read more
A Centre of Formation for the New Evangelisation has been established in the grounds of a Benedictine abbey in England. Catholic education experts have established the centre, called the …read more