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I don’t know if any group of Muslims sends the Vatican Easter wishes. I do know that the Vatican always sends a message for the end of Ramadan. (To its credit, so does the World Council of Churches.) In a world where political and religious divisions seem to grow exponentially, it is important to see the Church giv...read more
Articles from section "Hinduism"
Two features are striking in the new Indian diocese of Buxar: All the faithful are \"untouchables\" and, consequently, the essence of pastoral activity will be service. Located in the …read more
Here is the message addressed by Archbishop Michael Fitzgerald, president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, to Hindus worldwide on the occasion of the feast of Diwali. …read more
The dramatic consequences of the tsunami, which hit Southeast Asia last December, are a further reason for cooperation between Buddhists and Christians, said a Vatican representative. On the …read more
Some 600 Christian Dalit tribals converted to Hinduism in the state of Orissa, urged on by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad, the religious wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party. The BJP promotes a …read more
Hindu fundamentalists are subjecting the people of a Catholic village to threats and attacks, says a bishop in the state of Maharashtra. Rajura is the only Catholic village in Amravati, one of …read more