- Jul 7, 2020
Pope Francis reminded Catholics to support evangelization efforts worldwide through the Pontifical Mission Societies.
Although less than 2 percent of the population of India is Catholic, the country is one of the chief providers of missionaries in the worldwide Church.
Sister Patricia Fox, the Australian nun whose missionary visa was revoked by the Philippine government in April, has refuted allegations against her by the Bureau of Immigration in a 25-page document.
A new film documents the efforts of one religious order to help underage girls working as prostitutes, “the most vulnerable among the vulnerable,” in the African nation of Sierra Leone.
One hundred years after receiving Vatican approval to begin missionary work in China, the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers recalled the “original inspiration and holy stubbornness” of the society’s founders during a celebratory centennial Mass April 2 in Maryknoll.
Church leaders in South Sudan and Congo often wonder if they have labored in vain because, too often, their own people are waging war on each other.