November 23, 2018 – Catholic Herald (UK)

November 23, 2018 Is a man entitled to kill to defend his property from burglars? Benedictines in the age of Facebook The suffering poet who sighed for lost Edens The broadcaster ruffling feathers at home and abroad Even in exile, Syriac Orthodox Christians remain divided Heretic of the week The legalisation of abortion may force […]

November 21, 2018 – Mobilizing Men: Rome Hosts First International Catholic Men’s Conference

http://m.ncregister.com/daily-news/mobilizing-men-rome-hosts-first-international-catholic-mens-conference The Nov. 3-7 event featured the papal preacher, Capuchin Father Raniero Cantalamessa, and aimed at fortifying men for the key role they play in their families and in the life of the Church.

November 19, 2018 – Albania: Peaceful Coexistence Between Religions Frees the Best Strengths

https://zenit.org/articles/albania-peaceful-coexistence-between-religions-frees-the-best-strengths/ “The peaceful coexistence between citizens belonging to different religions, is a way that can be concretely borrowed and that produces harmony and frees the best strengths and the creativity of a whole people, transforming simple coexistence into true collaboration and fraternity,” said Pope Francis to participants in a pilgrimage from Albania, on November 19, […]

November 20, 2018 – Pope Francis backs Venice event for world’s persecuted Christians

https://www.vaticannews.va/en/pope/news/2018-11/pope-francis-redvenice-support-persecuted-christians-asia-bibi.html Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin has sent a message on the Pope’s behalf to Patriarch Francesco Moraglia of Venice expressing his support for Tuesday evening’s event in Venice called #RedVenice, sponsored by the Patriarchate of Venice, Aid to the Church in Need (ACN ), a Catholic charity helping persecuted Christians worldwide, and […]

November 19, 2018 – Church in Chile to sign accord with prosecutor’s office for investigation of abuse

https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/church-in-chile-to-sign-accord-with-prosecutors-office-for-investigation-of-abuse-68702 The Chilean  bishops’ conference has announced the signing of a collaboration agreement with the prosecutor’s office for the investigation of sex crimes within the Catholic Church. Bishop Luis Fernando Ramos Perez, auxiliary bishop of Santiago and secretary general of the bishops’ conference,  made the announcement at the conclusion of the bishops’ Nov. 12-16 plenary […]

November 15, 2018: Vatican, US bishops face class-action lawsuit from victims of clergy sex abuse

https://www.google.com/url?sa=i&source=web&cd=&ved=2ahUKEwj-sKHOg9jeAhWGrFkKHQv9DSYQzPwBegQIARAC&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.catholicnewsagency.com%2Fnews%2Fvatican-us-bishops-face-class-action-lawsuit-from-victims-of-clergy-sex-abuse-79829&psig=AOvVaw1Gm-U2hBAASbQf_BArFMpG&ust=1542427305302429

November 9, 2018 – Wenzhou’s bishop Shao Zhumin taken by police

  http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Wenzhou’s-bishop-Shao-Zhumin-taken-by-police-45439.html

November 8, 2018 – French Bishops: creation of an “Independent Commission” for the fight and prevention of paedophilia inside the Church

https://www.agensir.it/quotidiano/2018/11/8/french-bishops-creation-of-an-independent-commission-for-the-fight-and-prevention-of-paedophilia-inside-the-church/

October 28, 2018 – Synod ends, calling women’s inclusion in Catholic leadership a ‘duty of justice’

https://www.ncronline.org/news/vatican/synod-ends-calling-womens-inclusion-catholic-leadership-duty-justice  

October 24, 2018 – Open Doors Country Profiles

https://www.opendoorsuk.org/persecution/countries/ The Open Doors World Watch List is an in-depth record of the 50 countries where it is most difficult to live as a Christian. These are the places where followers of Christ must keep their beliefs hidden and where living the gospel means facing beatings, imprisonment, discrimination and abuse.