Latest stories: Eid Celebration

Archbishop Stephen Ameyu of Juba Archdiocese, South Sudan. /

“Christians, Muslims called to tear down walls raised out of fear”: South Sudanese Prelate

As Muslims celebrate Eid, marking the end of their holy month of Ramadan, the Archbishop of Juba in South Sudan has called on Christians and Muslims in the country to reach out to each other, breaking down barriers erected out of “fear and ignorance.”

Maurice Cardinal Piat, Bishop of Port-Louis Diocese Mauritius. /

“I fully understand your disappointment,” Mauritian Cardinal to Muslims on Eid Celebration

As Muslims around the world prepare to mark Eid al-Fitr, the celebration of the end of the dawn-to-sunset month-long fasting of Ramadan, the head of the Catholic Church in the Indian Ocean Island of Mauritius has expressed his solidarity with the Muslim faithful in the country, regretting COVID-19 related restrictions that will limit gatherings.