Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International have denounced security forces and members of the ruling Awami League party for using brutal force on journalists and protesting students demanding road safety.
To mark the feast day of St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, we recall the words Pope St. John Paul II spoke about the Patron of Europe, also known as Edith Stein, at her canonization in 1998. He said she "teaches us that love for Christ passes through suffering. Whoever truly lo
Argentinaâ€™s Senate voted on Thursday against legalizing voluntary abortion into the 14th week of pregnancy, rejecting the bill 38 to 31, as the Catholic Church continues to provide assistance to pregnant women in difficulty.
Fr. Antony Kadavil reflects and comments on the readings at Mass for the nineteenth Sunday in ordinary time. He says that it is through Jesus, the bread of life, that we have access to the Divine life during our earthly pilgrimage to God.
Germany says it has reached an agreement with Spain for that country to take back previously registered migrants who show up at the German border ahead of a state election that has been overshadowed by tensions over refugees.
Dr. Jude, one of the Medical sisters of St. Joseph, who devoted the prime years of her life caring for the poor and ailing of Maunath Bhanjan village(previously known as Mau), has from a very young age has fostered the dream of living a pious life.
Pope Francis greeted the faithful before the recitation of Regina Coeli on the Second Sunday of Easter(Divine Mercy Sunday). Addressing the faithful and pilgrims gathered in St. Peter’s Square, he said:
Jocelyn Edathil, who belongs to the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, pursues a twin vocation, as a nun of the Imitation of Christ congregation(Bethany Sisters) and as a physician at the Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia.