- Oct 22, 2020
Caritas India has been named the Best NGO for healthcare services in country, highlighting the contribution the Catholic charitable agency has been making in India during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Vatican on Tuesday answered critics and justified its pursuit of an extended agreement with China on bishop nominations, acknowledging difficulties but insisting the effort had achieved limited, positive results.
An over 100-foot-long cross was removed from a hill behind a church in southern India by government officials, despite the protests of the parish priest.
A bishop has condemned the red-tagging and killing of two village leaders who also served as parish workers on the main Philippine island of Luzon.
Dialogue among like-minded people from different faiths is of “limited value,” says the president of Asia’s main Catholic body. Cardinal Charles Bo also drew attention to the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar.
After two weeks of quarantine and a test indicating he no longer is positive for the COVID-19 virus, Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle said he had experienced firsthand the importance of feeling connected to God, to others and to creation.