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Posted on 02/22/2024 04:42 AM ( Vatican News - English )
The Vatican announces the theme for the World Day of Migrants and Refugees. Since 1914, the World Day has offered Catholics an opportunity to remember and pray for those displaced by conflict, persecution, and economic difficulties.
Posted on 02/22/2024 03:49 AM ( Vatican News - English )
Two years on from Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine, Vatican Media speaks with Archbishop Mieczysław Mokrzycki, Metropolitan of Lviv of the Latins.
Posted on 02/22/2024 00:58 AM ( Vatican News - English )
In an interview with Vatican News, a young woman from Kherson recounts her and many of her compatriots' choice to dedicate themselves to helping soldiers on the front lines in this time of war, and explains that volunteering is a relatively new phenomenon for Ukrainians, developed especially in the last two years.
Posted on 02/21/2024 10:57 AM ( Vatican News - English )
As South Sudan prepares for its first-ever national elections in December 2024, significant con¬cerns exist.
Posted on 02/21/2024 08:22 AM ( Vatican News - English )
The US Special Advisor on Disability, Sara Minkara, meets with the Vatican Athletics team to discuss disability, inclusion, and the power of sport to transform lives.
Posted on 02/21/2024 08:11 AM ( Vatican News - English )
The Holy See Press Office offers an update on the ongoing investigation by the Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith into allegations against Fr. Marko Rupnik, the former Jesuit whom several religious sisters have accused of psychological and sexual abuse.
Posted on 02/21/2024 07:45 AM ( Vatican News - English )
The Catholic Bishop of Minna Diocese, Martin Igwemezie Uzoukwu, has admonished his fellow Bishops to pay attention to their episcopal motto as a special reference point of prayer.
Posted on 02/21/2024 07:36 AM ( Vatican News - English )
In the face of an increase of supporters of Germany’s populist extreme-right AfD party, the local branch of the Catholic Church’s humanitarian organization Caritas launches a social media campaign calling on citizens to #StandUp for democracy and shared values.
Posted on 02/21/2024 07:31 AM ( Vatican News - English )
The parish priest of the Holy Family Parish in Gaza City, Fr. Gabriel Romanelli, says the situation of the some 600 Christians sheltering in the only Catholic church in the Gaza Strip is worsening as Israeli forces intensify raids ahead of their planned ground invasion of Rafah.
Posted on 02/21/2024 06:45 AM ( Vatican News - English )
Ahead of International Women's Day on 8 March, the Vatican Museums and the Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo announce plans to celebrate women who have greatly impacted history, society, and art, and those who have left their mark at Castel Gandolfo's Pontifical Villas during the Second World War.