Last Updated: Nov 27, 2015

Pope to Ugandan catechists: Your work is not easy. But it is important.

Munyonyo, Uganda, Nov 27, 2015 / 12:53 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Speaking with catechists and teachers in Uganda, Pope Francis on Friday offered encouragement and stressed that witnessing the faith is critical for the growth of the Church.

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 “outstanding concern” for refugees in a time when our world is witnessing an unprecedented movement of people fleeing violence and injustice.

Don’t let youth fall prey to Islamic extremism, French Muslim leaders say

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