Tag: Church

A thanksgiving Mass for Cardinal Grech’s appointment

A thanksgiving Mass will be celebrated on 9 December to mark elevation of Mgr Mario Grech to a Cardinal.

Celebrate Christ the King during COVID-19 – Bishop Teuma

Bishop Anton Teuma celebrated Mass during the celebration of Christ the King in Gozo

Watch: “Good politics is when a politician serves everyone” – Archbishop

Mass will be held at the Basilica of Christ the King in Paola.

Pallbearers no longer need PPE for Covid-19 victims

Caskets can now be wheeled into a funeral by persons dressed in regular clothing, such as family members or friends. Before, caskets had to be brought in by persons dressed in full personal protective equipment.

“Renald was capable of helping everyone irrespective of their beliefs” –...

The funeral procession began at 8.45am with various stops around Qormi where he was elected as mayor last year.

Pope’s Christmas liturgies will held without public presence – reports

According to reports referring to a letter seen by the Catholic News Agency, the Secretariat of State to embassies accredited to the Holy See announced that Pope Francis will celebrate the Vatican liturgies of the Christmas season “in a private form without the presence of members of the diplomatic Corps.”

MUT declares dispute with Church over schools breaching work conditions

The Malta Union of Teachers (MUT) has declared a trade dispute with the Secretariat for Catholic Education about the 23 Church schools which are in breach of working conditions of educators.

Moneyval inspectors meet Pope Francis

The Vatican received the inspectors as part of its efforts to get on the white list of countries with a clean bill of health on money laundering and other financial wrongdoing such as funding terrorism.

True equality respects every person – Bishops’ Conference

Proposals made for the new Equality Bill

Church suspends priest from his public duties

The Church has ordered a priest to refrain from public ministry while the court proceedings take place, after he was charged in court.