- Jul 10, 2020
Myanmar’s first cardinal said the Catholic Church in the country is a “neutral body” between the Buddhist majority and Muslim Rohingya minority and can therefore be an “instrument of peace.”
Students at Trinity Washington University were encouraged to keep trying to make change in gun legislation after March for Our Lives ends.
Pope Francis on Monday said that while human traffickers should be arrested, the real causes of the scourge are egoism and hypocrisy, especially among those who drive the demand.
During his general audience, Pope Francis said young people who are not seeking something or looking for meaning in life “are not young, they have gone into retirement, they have aged before their time.” Throughout the Gospels, the pope said, Jesus responds to the people he meets along the way; he is like an “arsonist” setting people’s hearts ablaze.
The Church wishes for young people to be involved in the Synod of Bishops on youth in 2018 and has released an online questionnaire for people ages 16- to 29, of all faiths and backgrounds, asking about lives, attitudes and concerns about the world.