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This article is provided by Reinhard Backes of Aid to the Church in Need. From providing spiritual support to ensuring preventive care, the Catholic Diocese of Kenema in the eastern part of Sierra Leone is deeply involved in the country’s fight against the Ebola virus—a vital struggle that continues, even as th...read more
Articles from section "Natural and Human Disasters"
"The communion of the Church: memory and hope for Haiti five years after the earthquake” is the title of a conference being held in the Vatican. The event is organised by the Pontifical …read more
The Catholic Church continues to help fight the devastating Ebola virus. So explains a document titled "Expanding the Catholic Church’s Commitment to the Ebola Emergency Response," published …read more
Here is a document published today by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, regarding the Church's response to the Ebola virus. * * * Expanding the Catholic Church’s Commitment to the …read more
The onslaught of Super Typhoon Yolanda in November 2013 claimed far more lives than originally estimated. At a Mass yesterday, Fr. Mario Sobrejuanite, a priest from Tacloban in the …read more
A year ago, typhoon Haiyan devastated South East Asia, especially the Philippines, leaving at least 6,300 dead. It was the greatest cyclone to strike the Earth and is considered the most …read more