- Jan 20, 2020
The Museum of Family Prayer has been temporarily closed after a wreath caught fire in its chapel.
“It’s as if the world hates us,” Daniela Andrade said Monday, trying to explain the bewilderment and anger people often feel over blatant pollution and related health issues generated by the oil and mining industries, coupled with grinding poverty and chronic governmental neglect.
A New Jersey rehabilitation center will be demolished after a weekend fire displaced several hundred people but caused no reported injuries, authorities said.
On Friday, Crux spoke with Brazilian Jesuit Father Roberto Malvezzi, member of the team of assessors for REPAM Brazil, meaning the Pan Amazonian Ecclesial Network, that is playing a key role in the preparation for the upcoming summit of bishops on the Amazon basin, to be held in Rome next October.
Pope Francis said Sunday that the Amazon forest is vital for our Earth and is urging prayers that fires there are quickly controlled.
Dozens of public housing advocates protested outside the gutted Notre Dame in Paris Monday to demand that France’s poorest be remembered after donors pledged $1 billion to rebuild the cathedral and its destroyed roof.