Tag: Italy

Shroud of Turin to be shown via TV and social media for bringing hope to people

"The Shroud presents to us in such a concrete way, the grace of overcoming evil as He did, trusting in the goodness and of God."

First bishop known to die of coronavirus was missionary in Ethiopia

The Italian bishop of a missionary region of Ethiopia is the first Catholic bishop known to have died of the coronavirus pandemic.

A day to remember the missionary martyrs

Archbishop of San Salvador, Oscar Arnulfo Romero was assassinated forty years ago.

Italian priest faces problems for baptising a child

The ceremony was attended by the child's parents, the godfather and a photographer.

Yes, there’s actually a St. Corona! And her remains are in Northern Italy

Ironically, St. Corona is considered as one of the patron saints of pandemics.

Basilica in Bologna will be lit in red to remember Christian martyrs

In the time of the Coronavirus, the Christian Church in Italy is not forgetting about the persecuted Christians.

Italy: police cut short a Mass in the district of Cerveteri in Rome

Around fifteen faithful were attending the Mass, some of whom were praying outside the church.

Seven Italian priests have reportedly died of coronavirus

A Catholic priest has died in Italy from coronavirus, and local Italian media reported Sunday the death of several others.

Italy: Deprived of Mass, Christians unite in non-stop online Rosary prayer

In the absence of the opportunity to hear the Holy Mass, the faithful are mobilizing for 24-hour prayers online.

Dioceses in northern Italy suspend Mass during coronavirus outbreak

Italian bishops in the area have taken various measures, including asking Catholics to receive the Eucharist only in the hand.