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Pope Francis with a Buddhist monk

Pope Francis with a Buddhist monk during an inter-faith audience in the Vatican

Vatican's message to Buddhists on Vesakh

22/04/2017 10:51

The Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue on Saturday, issued a message on the occasion of the Buddhist feast of Vesakh on the theme ‘Christians and Buddhists: Walking Together on the Path of Nonviolence’.

 

Caritas helps flood victims

Caritas helps flood victims

Caritas to aid flood victims in Bangladesh

21/04/2017 14:14

Caritas is assessing an emergency situation in northeastern Bangladesh which is affected by  a long period of heavy rain from 29 March to 07 April and has destroyed  crops and other means of livelihood.

 

Bishop Hubertus Leteng of Ruteng visiting a mining spot

Bishop Hubertus Leteng of Ruteng visiting a mining spot

Indonesian Diocese opposes mining firm

20/04/2017 16:52

Bishop Hubertus Leteng of Ruteng is opposing the government permitting a Chinese company to mine gold in a popular ‎tourist destination.  ‎

 

Archbishop Soosa Pakiam - KCBC president

Archbishop Soosa Pakiam - KCBC president

Kerala bishop opposes bill to govern church property

20/04/2017 16:47

The Latin rite archbishop of Kerala, in a letter dated April 15 has urged the Government not to interfere in the administration of church properties. 

 

Bishop Joseph Swamipillai of Mannar handing over a petition to the Government Agent to demand the village of Mullikulam confiscated by the navy.

Bishop Joseph Swamipillai of Mannar handing over a petition to the Government Agent to demand the village of Mullikulam confiscated by the navy.

S. Lanka’s Tamil Catholics demand their village back from navy ‎

20/04/2017 14:38

Bishop Joseph Swamipillai of Mannar (L) handing over a petition to the government representative in Mannar, to return the Catholic village of Mullikulam occupied by the navy.