Congress passes coronavirus aid bill

Washington D.C., Mar 18, 2020 / 03:35 pm (CNA).- Congress has passed a second bill responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, including paid leave for coronavirus-related reasons for many Americans. On Thursday, the Senate overwhelmingly voted to pass the Families First...

Coronavirus Latest from Rome

By Edward Pentin | UPDATES (Rome time)   March 18, 10.36pm Pope Francis joined the Italian bishops today in promoting a moment of prayer for the whole country in light of the current health emergency. Speaking at his weekly… Read the Whole Article at its...

Former French Priest Convicted of Sexual Abuse of Minors

By Catholic News Agency | LYON, France — Father Bernard Preynat, a former priest of the Archdiocese of Lyon, was convicted and sentenced by a civil court Monday for the sexual abuse of… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Reduced Hours at The Diocesan Centre

Until further notice,  beginning on Monday, March 23,the diocesan Centre will only be open from Monday to Friday, 10 am until 2 pm.  Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Annulation de toutes les activités publiques dans les églises du Québec

Montréal, le 15 mars 2020 – Le premier ministre du Québec a ordonné aujourd’hui la fermeture de tous les lieux de rassemblement. Compte tenu de l’importance du danger, de l’urgence de la situation et de la solidarité nécessaire en pareil cas, l’Exécutif de l’Assemblée...