- Jan 16, 2020
A six-person committee charged with reviewing church governance and management is expected to present Australia’s bishops with a plan to overhaul the management of the Church in the country.
A federal judge in Maryland issued a preliminary injunction Jan. 15 blocking the Trump administration from enforcing an executive order that would allow state and local government officials to reject resettling refugees in their jurisdictions.
Catholic bishops in the Central African Republic have called on government leaders to use 2020 to reopen dialogue with opponents and ensure elections.
Pope Francis named new bishops for the Ukrainian Catholic dioceses in London and in Melbourne, Australia.
A newly brokered peace deal between the government of South Sudan and opposition leaders increased the chance of a papal visit to the African nation.