A man prays inside an empty Catholic church in Milan on March 1. Photo: CNS/Reuters
Posted in Europe International

Church in Europe enacts measures to halt Covid-19

MANCHESTER (CNS): Catholic churches across Europe are suspending the sign of peace during Mass in…

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The Justice and Peace Commission is receiving the donation of masks, hand sanitsers and sanitising detergents to be sent to marginalised families.
Posted in Hong Kong

Commission calls for better protection for the physically-challenged

HONG KONG (SE): The Justice and Peace Commission of Hong Kong made an appeal for…

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Posted in China

China criminalises ‘negative’ cyber content

HONG KONG (UCAN): The communist government in China has tightened the gag on cyberspace with…

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A giant baby sculpture is seen during a pro-life rally outside the Basilica of Our Lady of Lujan in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on International Women's Day, on March 8. Photo: CNS/Reuters
Posted in International The Americas

Argentine bishops speak out against abortion legislation

MEXICO CITY (CNS): The Argentine Bishops’ Conference expressed its opposition to the plans of the…

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Pope Francis on a video monitor overlooking St. Peter’s Square as he leads the Angelus from the library in the Apostolic Palace on March. Photo: CNS
Posted in Europe International

Public Masses suspended and as Italy goes into coronavirus lockdown

VATICAN (Agencies): In the face of the spread of Covid-19 (SARS-CoV-2) across Italy, the country’s…

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