Tag: Roman Catholic

Pope Opens Easter Week Celebrations in Mass Without Congregation

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2020

Pope Francis on Sunday began Easter week celebrations in St Peter’s Basilica under extraordinary circumstances, with no congregation allowed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Francis ... Read More

Pope’s video message on COVID-19: ‘It’s Hard Moment For All of Us’

Henry Solomon- April 3, 2020

Pope Francis on Friday issued a special video message calling on people around the world not to lose faith and to comfort each other through ... Read More

Pope Equates Care for Migrants to Opposing Abortion

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2018

Caring for migrants and the poor is as holy a pursuit as opposing abortion, Pope Francis declared in a major document issued by the Vatican ... Read More

Pope Stresses “Unity in Diversity” as He Meets Religious Leaders in Myanmar

Henry Solomon- November 28, 2017

Pope Francis met leaders of several faiths in majority-Buddhist Myanmar on Tuesday, stressing the importance of “unity in diversity”. Pope Francis made no mention the ... Read More