Last Updated: Nov 28, 2015

Like the martyrs, witness to Jesus with your life, Pope tells Ugandans

Kampala, Uganda, Nov 28, 2015 / 02:52 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Marking his first full day in Uganda with Mass to celebrate the nationís martyrs, Pope Francis said the call to be missionary disciples falls on all of us, whether at home or abroad, with our families or among our enemies.

Pope praises Ugandans for helping refugees rebuild their lives

Entebbe, Uganda, Nov 27, 2015 / 11:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis praised the Ugandan people for showing ďoutstanding concernĒ for refugees in a time when our world is witnessing an unprecedented movement of people fleeing violence and injustice.

Donít let youth fall prey to Islamic extremism, French Muslim leaders say

Paris, France, Nov 27, 2015 / 09:11 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Franceís leading Muslim organization has called on Muslims to counter radical forms of Islam, especially in the wake of the Islamic State groupís attacks on Paris.

Without cooperation we don't move forward, Pope says at UN in Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya, Nov 26, 2015 / 11:00 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Speaking at the United Nations office in Nairobi, Kenya, Pope Francis said on Thursday that working together is necessary to conquer problems, whether in the realms of politics, health, or development.