Vatican City, Oct 08, 2015 / 10:38 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Heavy criticism of the West imposing secular values on Africa in exchange for aid emerged as a theme from the continent's bishops, as the Vatican's synod on the family kicks off its first week.
Chicago, Ill., Oct 08, 2015 / 05:36 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- This morning the Shrine of Christ the King Sovereign Priest in Chicago launched a online restoration fund following Wednesday's fire at the church which collapsed much of its roof.
Gulu, Uganda, Oct 08, 2015 / 07:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In anticipation of Pope Francisí first visit to their country, the head of the Ugandan bishops' conference has called on Catholics to make themselves ready to welcome the Pope though prayer and charitable works.
Rome, Italy, Oct 08, 2015 / 01:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Cardinal Camillo Ruini, who was ordained a priest of the Diocese of Rome
when Venerable Pius XII was Pope, emphasized in a recent interview that
he has experienced the continuity of Popes, from Pacelli to Bergoglio.
|The relics of St Therese, and her parents, will be displayed throughout the synod|