‘All of us are called to commit ourselves to universal fraternity,’ the pope wrote in a preface to the new guide.
The dicastery will be led for now by Canadian Cardinal Michael Czerny.
The Ghanaian cardinal confirmed that his five-year term is expiring.
The pope said that justice and peace could be built only through ‘two paths.’
The future of the economy in various African nations has been at the center of a two-day youth forum organized by the Jesuit Conference of Africa and Madagascar (JCAM) in collaboration with the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development.
Sr. Alessandra Smerilli, 46, was appointed ‘ad interim.’
The Vatican’s human development office has created a working group on the topic of the expulsion of criminal organizations from the Catholic Church.
Cardinal Peter Turkson called for a rethink of healthcare to include a “holistic vision of care” in his message for this year’s World Health Day.
A Nigerian Bishop vocal about good governance in the West African country has been appointed as a member of the Vatican Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development.
A Vatican cardinal urged Catholics Sunday to exercise a “preferential option for the poor” for seafarers serving on the front line of the coronavirus crisis.
A Vatican cardinal has said that the world is facing a “tsunami” of humanitarian crises caused by the coronavirus emergency, conflict, and decreased security around the globe.
The Vatican will on May 24 launch a year-long celebration of Pope Francis’ environmental encyclical Laudato si’ to mark its fifth anniversary.
Cardinal Peter Turkson sent a message Wednesday encouraging Catholics to see the sacrifices required to slow the spread of coronavirus as a chance to deepen their relationships with God and their neighbors.