St. Jude Hospital patients receive spiritual care

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Patients at St Jude Hospital were able to praise and worship today as the institution commenced weekly spiritual service for patients, staff and visitors. Today’s service was led by...

Babonneau Parish Priest laments empty churches

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Babonneau Parish Priest, Nwakwuo Celestin, has lamented that the churches are empty every Sunday while the streets are filled with young men and women, all in the name of...

Pope kicks off visit to Colombia aimed at building bridges

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(AP) — Pope Francis opens the first full day in his Colombia visit on Thursday with messages to political leaders and citizens alike encouraging all to rally behind a...

Trinidad: Robbed Catholic Priest appointed Bishop

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The Trinidadian priest who was robbed at gunpoint inside his church last month has received a promotion from the Vatican. Roman Catholic Priest Monsignor Clyde Harvey was appointed last Friday...

Russia: Jehovah’s Witnesses lose appeal

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RadioFreeEurope:-Russia's Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by the Jehovah's Witnesses of an earlier ruling that classified the denomination as extremist, effectively banning it entirely from the country. The Russian...

Pope on Holy Thursday urges priests to be close to sinners

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(AP) — Pope Francis on Thursday urged priests to be spiritually close to their flocks and not insist only on preaching laws when they sin. Francis issued the guidance during...

Denmark: First woman charged for wearing niqab

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BBC:-  A woman has become the first person in Denmark to be charged with wearing a face veil in public, after a ban came into effect on Wednesday. Local media...

SDA Church: We will not condone wrongdoing!

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The Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) church, rocked by charges of sexual misconduct against two of its Pastors, has declared that the church will not condone wrongdoing. The two Pastors were...

British Government ‘alarmed’ at Russian ban on ‘extremist’ Jehovah’s Witnesses

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Independent:-The British Government says it is “alarmed” by Russia’s ban on Jehovah’s Witnesses and has launched an appeal for Vladimir Putin to uphold religious freedom. Baroness Anelay said a ruling...

Chilean bishops offer mass resignation over abuse scandal

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VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - All 34 Chilean bishops who attended a crisis meeting this week with Pope Francis about the cover-up of sexual abuse in their country have offered...