Vancouver archbishop donates to coronavirus vaccine research

Denver Newsroom, Apr 28, 2020 / 05:17 pm (CNA).- Archbishop Michael Miller of Vancouver has announced that he is donating to the University of British Columbia’s research toward a COVID-19 vaccine. “May the search for COVID-19 solutions also be a moment of solidarity,...

Catholic Radio Stations Bring Hope to Pandemic Victims in Africa

More than 14,500 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Africa. The virus has cost the lives of almost 800 people there. Public institutions such as churches and schools are closed in numerous countries on the continent. Many Africans do not have access to the...

Protect vital migrant and farm workers during coronavirus, bishops say

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Apr 28, 2020 / 04:47 pm (CNA).- The bishops of the United States have called for increased protections and support for farm workers during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. An April 29 statement from the U.S. bishops’ coference, co-signed...

Catholic Mission Continues in Australia During Coronavirus

“Around the world, hundreds of missions have been stopped because of Covid-19: many missionaries have been forced to reduce their range or stop altogether. Priests, nuns, and operators are doing everything possible to ensure the best practical and pastoral support for...

Priests Distribute Face Masks to Most Exposed People in Ivory Coast

“In this struggle that turns out to be varied, everyone makes their own contribution. And the least we can bring is first of all the prayer we say every day for the whole humanity that is suffering, but in addition to prayer we have decided to offer free face masks to...

Seminarian in Spain returns to roots as doctor amid pandemic

Madrid, Spain, Apr 28, 2020 / 04:27 pm (CNA).- While most of the students at the San Fulgencia Seminary in Cartagena, Spain, returned home when the country declared a state of emergency over the coronavirus pandemic, one seminarian felt a different calling. With a...

Add These Two Coronavirus Prayers to May Rosary, Pope Asks

By Sherry Antonetti | We live now as on Noah’s ark, waiting for the storm waters to subside. It is not safe yet, and every part of society is affected, whether it recognizes it or not.  On our walks in the neighborhood, we see… Read the Whole Article at its...

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