Posted in Hong Kong

Chancery Notice: New arrangements for opening churches to the faithful

Yesterday (March 27) the SAR Government announced a new Regulation under the “Prevention & Control of Disease…

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Posted in Hong Kong

Chancery Notice: Pastoral measures in connection with the Covid-19 pandemic

 I. Diocesan Emergency Pastoral measures The Covid-19 pandemic is getting worse, with the number of…

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A nurse speaking with patients at the door of a new Covid-19 clinic at Mount Barker Hospital in Adelaide, Australia, on March 17. Photo: CNS photo/AAP Image via Reuters
Posted in International Region

Australia’s bishops cancel Masses in response to Covid-19 threat

SYDNEY (CNS): Catholic dioceses in Australia began cancelling Masses as the government limited indoor gatherings…

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Posted in The Americas

Agency demands prisoner release to contain Covid-19

SÃO PAULO (CNS): The Prison Pastoral, an organisation linked to the Brazilian Bishops’ Conference, demanded…

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Posted in The Americas

São Paulo Archdiocese offers centre to house homeless with Covid-19

SÃO PAULO (CNS): The Archdiocese of São Paulo, Brazil, offered the city a community centre,…

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