Tag: Catholic Church

“Sisters” added to “brothers” in Italian edition of Roman Missal

The changes are intended to bring the book into line with more recent Church teachings.

Polish priest puts up giant solar cross in climate fight

By night, the 40-foot-tall cross on the Catholic church in central Poland offers a neon light show of blue, red or purple. By day, the cross produces the electricity to power the church's lighting, heating and air conditioning.

Irish priest spreads Easter cheer from vintage ‘popemobile’

Conlon's personal 'popemobile' was used by Pope John Paul II on trips to Britain and South Africa in the 1980's.

Catholic Church commemorates Our Lady of Sorrows

Today, the Catholic Church celebrates Our Lady of Sorrows. On this day devotees take part in processions held in several localities but this year due to the coronavirus developments the liturigical celebrations during the Holy week will not take place as per usual.

Convicted Australian cardinal moved to new prison after drone incident –...

Pell is the most senior Catholic official worldwide imprisoned for child sex offences.

Pope abolishes ‘pontifical secrecy’ for sex abuse investigations

This is an epochal decision," Archbishop Charles Scicluna of Malta and the Vatican's most experienced sex abuse investigator, told Vatican Radio.

Archbishop Scicluna to celebrate Mass on All Saints’ and All Souls’...

Archbishop Charles Scicluna will celebrate a mass on the occasion of All Saints Day on 1 November, at St John's Co-Cathedral at...

Gunmen kill six in second church attack in Burkina Faso

Gunmen killed six people including a priest outside a Catholic church in Burkina Faso on Sunday, the government said, the second attack on Christians...