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Pastoral Guidelines for the Prevention of the Spread of “Novel Coronavirus Infection (Wuhan Coronavirus Infection)”

(23 January 2020) According to the information provided by the Government, it is not yet…

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Hong Kong bids farewell to its liturgy professor

HONG KONG (SE): Maryknoll Father John Francis Ahearn, who served the Church in Hong Kong…

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The Catholic Commission for Labour Affairs released a survey report on the protection of outsourced workers assigned to remove tear gas residue during a press conference on January 16.
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Cleaners ill equipped to clear up tear gas residue survey finds

HONG KONG (SE): The Catholic Commission for Labour Affairs pointed out in a survey that…

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Pope Francis with Francesca Di Giovanni, right. Photo: CNS/Vatican Media
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Pope appoints first woman to foreign ministry post

VATICAN (CNS): Pope Francis named Francesca Di Giovanni, a longtime Vatican official, as an undersecretary…

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A Catholic church in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Photo: CNS/Reuters
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As Dutch parishes close some quit going to church

OXFORD (CNS): The Dutch Catholic newspaper, Katholiek Nieuwsblad, warned that churches would continue to close…

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Bishop Overbeck during a visit to Hong Kong in 2012. File photo
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Synodal assembly a step to rebuilding credibility of Church in Germany

FRANKFURT (CNS): Catholic leaders in Germany compiled more than 940 suggestions and questions responses from…

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