Indigenous Peoples of Amazon Need Covid-19 Information

With the aim of spreading and strengthening the minimum information needed on Covid-19 among the indigenous peoples of the Amazon, a team of bilingual interpreters, communicators, and educators have released an animated micro-series on the impacts of the virus in...

Sisters Serving in Burkina Faso During Pandemic

Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) is supporting a dozen congregations of sisters working in all sectors of parish pastoral work in Burkina Faso: catechesis, spiritual formation, accompaniment of religious groups, formation on the integral human promotion of children and...

Asia’s Bishops Encourage May 14 Prayer Event

“We encourage all the Christian faithful in Asia to live fruitfully, generously and with hope the Day of fasting, prayer and works of charity, scheduled all over the world on May 14, to call for divine intercession to help humanity overcome the coronavirus outbreak....

Bishops lament UK plan to keep churches closed until July

CNA Staff, May 12, 2020 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- The bishops of England and Wales have expressed disappointment after the government said churches in the U.K. should remain closed until at least July 4. The bishops issued a statement May 11 after U.K. officials published a...

Coronavirus Update: What Every Catholic Needs to Know

By Coronavirus Update | Updated May 12 at 6:01 p.m. Eastern. Recent Stories May 11: Thousands of Catholic Parishes Find Relief in Government Payroll Loans (Catholic News Agency) May 11: Peruvian Congresswoman Challenges… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

How USAID case at Supreme Court could impact pro-life policies

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, May 12, 2020 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- A largely-overlooked Supreme Court case under consideration could actually pose a threat to international pro-life policies, one pro-life group warns.  Jeanne Mancini, the president of March for Life, wrote in...

In South Dakota, cash grants aim for solidarity amid the pandemic

Denver Newsroom, May 12, 2020 / 03:45 pm (CNA).- On March 13, once the pandemic began shutting things down in South Dakota, Brianda Tapia lost her job. A few weeks later, her husband Alejandro lost his job at a pork processing plant. And then he tested positive for...

Join a Virtual Pilgrimage to Fátima on May 13

The Facebook virtual pilgrimage event will unite the world in prayer on one of the Catholic Church’s most important feast days. Read the Whole Article at its Original Source