He added that “one of these, poor guy, is hospitalized with the virus.”
The pope spoke to around 25,000 young people in Košice, eastern Slovakia.
Politicians in Kenya have been cautioned against using church premises including the pulpit for their political campaigns.
The 11-foot-tall puppet symbolizes unaccompanied refugee children.
Cardinal Onaiyekan said it is ‘the duty of pastors to make access to confession easily available.’
He was addressing participants in the 25th International Mariological Marian Congress.
At his general audience, the pope appealed for peace in Ethiopia.
The Vatican unveiled a working document and handbook.
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At the general audience, the pope continued to reflect on Galatians.
He made the appeal in his prayer intention for September.
The Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Kabinda in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has condemned the desecration of a Parish church in his pastoral jurisdiction.
On the commemoration of the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances, members of the Churches Converge on Conflict and Peace (CCCOP) in Zimbabwe, a consortium of church organizations working for peace, have called on their country’s government to bring all cases of missing persons to a close.
The nurse reportedly advised the pope to undergo tests in February.
Fr. Placido Cortese has been dubbed “the Italian Fr. Kolbe.”
The pope asked those present: ‘What do you expect from the Church?
Sr. Alessandra Smerilli, 46, was appointed ‘ad interim.’
The rise in cases of abductions, killings, and property destruction in Nigeria is a cause for concern for Catholic Bishops who, in a collective statement, are calling upon the government to “take full responsibility for the present culture of violence.”