People gathered in prayer before the Marian grotto of the cathedral on November 13. Photo: Boiling Point
Posted in Hong Kong

Prayers for forgiveness and an awakening of conscience

HONG KONG (SE): People gathered for a prayer service, organised by Church youth groups, at…

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Father Francqueville during his journey of prayer.
Posted in Hong Kong

Running for Hong Kong

HONG KONG (SE): Paris Foreign Missions Father Nicolas de Francqueville ran 70 kilometres from Sai…

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Protests in Lebanon on October 23. Photo: CNS/Reuters
Posted in International

Mideast Catholic leaders call for peace and stability

CAIRO (CNS): Amid deadly protests in Iraq, a people’s uprising in Lebanon and continued suffering…

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Pope Francis blows out a candle on a four-metre-long pizza during on his 81st birthday on 17 December 2017 at the Vatican’s Paul VI hall. Photo: CNS/L’Osservatore Romano
Posted in Vatican

Celebrate with Pope Francis as he turns 83

“The Catholics around the globe are getting ready to celebrate the 83rd birthday of ‘Papa’…

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Tribal people from the southern Philippines protest in Manila, calling for mining on their land to be halted. Photo: UCAN/Jire Carreon
Posted in Asia Human Rights Social Justice

Casinos and mining a threat to Ati tribal homes

ROMBLON (UCAN):  The Episcopal Commission on Indigenous People of the Diocese of Romblon in the…

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