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A baby holds a bunch of flowers at a vigil in Trafalgar Square the day after an attack in London

A baby holds a bunch of flowers at a vigil in Trafalgar Square the day after an attack in London

Mexican bishop: ‘Silence means complicity in abortion’

27/03/2017 16:40

“Silence in the face of the suppression of unborn life makes us complicit in the crime of abortion.” That, in synthesis, is the message of the Mexican bishops in a communique sent on the national ‘Day for Life’ celebrated on 25 March, the Solemnity of the Annunciation.

 

People line up as they wait for food aid after torrential rains caused widespread devastation in Huachipa, Peru.

People line up as they wait for food aid after torrential rains caused widespread devastation in Huachipa, Peru.

Peru's Bishops urge flood-striken communities to keep hope alive

27/03/2017 13:26

Peru’s Bishops have urged flood-stricken communities to keep hope alive and warn against the exploitation of land which derives from disregard towards “sister nature”. Floods and landslides in the nation have killed dozens and caused devastation across large swathes of the country.

Pope Francis with the Bishops of western Canada

Pope Francis with the Bishops of western Canada. On Monday the Holy Father met with members of the Assembly of Western Catholic Bishops, who had come to Rome for the visit "ad limina Apostolorum."

Pope receives Canadian Bishops in ad limina audience

27/03/2017 10:55

Pope Francis met Monday morning with Bishops from western Canada, who are in Rome for their visit ad limina Apostolorum.

 

Pope Francis with the Prelates of El Salvador during their 'ad Limina' visit

Pope Francis with the Prelates of El Salvador during their 'ad Limina' visit

Bishops of El Salvador meet Pope Francis on ad Limina visit

20/03/2017 15:42

Pope Francis on Monday received the Prelates of El Salvador, who are in Rome for their 'ad Limina Apostolorum' visit ahead of the 37th anniversary of Blessed Oscar Romero's martyrdom on 24 March

 

Bolivian bishops meet Pope Francis during his visit to the country in 2015

Bolivian bishops meet Pope Francis during his visit to the country in 2015

Bolivia bishops attack abortion proposal

15/03/2017 15:43

Bolivian bishops have decried a proposed change to the country’s penal code that would legalise abortion in several circumstances.

 

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez speaks last year after a court ruling allowing him to seek re-election

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez speaks last year after a court ruling allowing him to seek re-election

Honduras bishops say no to electoral corruption

01/03/2017 15:34

Bishops in Honduras have condemned corruption and called for freedom ahead of the country’s presidential election.

 

Migrants walk along the train tracks in Sonora State, Mexico. Hundreds of Central American and Mexican migrants attempt to cross the US border daily.

Migrants walk along the train tracks in Sonora State, Mexico. Hundreds of Central American and Mexican migrants attempt to cross the US border daily.

Mexican Bishops call on US government to respect migrants

28/01/2017 15:20

Expressing pain and rejection for US President Donald Trumps’ decision to erect a wall on the US/Mexico border, the Catholic Bishops of Mexico have issued a statement in which they invite the US administration to respect migrants.