Tag: Catholic Church

The Church helps victims of storm in Vietnam

Caritas, local Jesuits and other benefactors donated 600 million dongs (around 26,000 USD) to help those affected by the disaster.

Vandals ravaged a Catholic church in Bavaria, Germany

On Monday the 8th of September, Saint-Emmaram's Catholic church was vandalised in the town of Spalt.

Archbishop Paglia: Catholic politicians cannot protect or promote abortion

"The Church is very clear. It is a response from the Catechism. It is a great mistake to promote legislation on abortion."

Why was the atomic bomb dropped on the most Catholic town of Japan?

In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the Jesuits and the Franciscans built up a Catholic community in Nagasaki.

Nuns in Poland care for newborn in baby box

The archdiocese of Warsaw stated that next to the baby girl, there was a note that said she was born on August 24 at 3:00 am

Catholic Church in Belgium sees rise in adult baptisms

The number of adult baptisms has grown steadily from 143 in 2010, to 180 in 2015, to more than 300 in 2020.

Beirut: Pope and Maronite Patriarch call for help and prayers

The Pope has joined in his appeal for international support by the Patriarch of the Maronite Catholic Church

Beirut blast: Maronite Catholic priest very concerned

Lebanon’s security service warned against speculations of terrorism before investigators could assess the situation

Tunisian Christians fight for recognition

Religious minorities often assimilate into the dominant Arab-Muslim identity, despite Tunisia’s general respect for human rights

One third of German Catholics consider leaving the Church

Germany has a population of just under 84 million from which nearly 23 million belong to the Catholic Church.