The Chrism Mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Hong Kong, in 2019. The liturgies of Holy Week and Easter cannot be postponed with the exception of the chrism Mass, according to the Vatican. Photo: Robi Gallardo
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Vatican decree issued for Holy Week liturgies with Covid-19 restrictions

VATICAN (CNS): “By the mandate of the supreme pontiff for the year 2020 only,” the…

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A message from the Catholic Church Lenten Campaign – Fifth Week

Embrace faith and long for the first light It is now the fifth week of…

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An empty St. Peter's Square on March 12. Photo: CNS/Vatican Media
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A Lenten penance we did not choose

Robert Mickens Friday the 13th marked the seventh anniversary of the election of Pope Francis….

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A mutually supportive world

THE COVID-19 coronavirus has spread across Europe and the United States of America. The Italian…

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A message from the Catholic Church Lenten Campaign – Fourth Week

Behold the true Light and return to the Father’s house In video that went viral online,…

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