More than 750 Catholics called on President Donald Trump and Congress to seek diplomatic solutions to defuse rising tensions between the United States and North Korea and to assure that the US remains a party to the Iran nuclear deal..

Kenyan catholic bishops continue to express concern over state of the nation, as the political crisis ignited by disputes over repeat Presidential elections continue to deepen...


A Nigerian bishop said the Catholic Church in his country is beginning to lose its public influence partly because of the decline of religious faith in the West...

The persecution of Christians is worse than at any time in its history, but it is being largely ignored by the United Nations and the international community, according to a new report from the Catholic charity, Aid to the Church in Need (ACN)...

‘If the Church is a field hospital, we must help to heal the wounds’

The Scottish Episcopal Church (SEC) is to be excluded from ecumenical and leadership roles in the Anglican Communion, after its decision in June to amend canon law to allow same-sex couples to marry in church.

The role of the Commonwealth is to create a safe space for frank and honest discussions about faith and cohesion between communities and religious and ethnic groups, according to its Secretary-General. 

Pope Francis has condemned technology that changes people’s gender for creating a “utopia of the neutral”, writes Christopher Lamb. 

A Chinese bishop who is vice-president of the officially approved Chinese Catholic Patriotic Association has said that no one in China wants a Church separated from the Pope, writes Ellen Teague.


12 October 2017 | by James Roberts

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