Pope Benedict XVI and Pope Francis. Photo: Vatican Media
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World Kindness Day

Vatican (VaticanNews): As the world marks World Kindness Day, we recall the kindness shared by…

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Understanding the style of the pope

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Vatican releases guide on how leaders must handle abuse allegations
The dome of St. Peter's Basilica is pictured at the Vatican. Photo: CNS

VATICAN (CNS): The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith released a 17-page document offering a step-by-step guide for how Read more

Pope saddened by Turkish ruling turning Hagia Sophia into mosque
Posing for a selfie in front of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul on July 11. Photo: CNS/Reuters

VATICAN (CNS): “I think of Hagia Sophia, and I am very saddened,” Pope Francis said while commemorating the International Day Read more

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Archbishop of Tokyo, statement on the arrest of protesters at Holy Cross Church car park

From Archbishop Isao Kikuchi of Tokyo Related articles Hong Kong government urged to stop arrests…

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Hong Kong government urged to stop arrests
Protestors in black fill all the lanes of Hennessy Road in Causeway Bay, during the massive annual July 1 protest rally in 2019.

HONG KONG (SE): The diocesan Justice and Peace Commission issued a statement on April 18 demanding the Hong Kong government to Read more

Rights groups protest arrest of Hong Kong democracy advocates

HONG KONG (UCAN): Hong Kong’s Civil Human Rights Front (CHRF), reiterated its determination to work for democracy after police arrested Read more

Cleaners ill equipped to clear up tear gas residue survey finds
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.

HONG KONG (SE): The Catholic Commission for Labour Affairs pointed out in a survey that the majority of street cleaners Read more

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