CATHOLIC NEWS OF THE WEEK . Saturday, 22 April 2017

HONG KONG (SE): “In this Holy Week, the Christian community (in Egypt) is experiencing the passion of Jesus Christ with a mixture of fear and sadness,” Father Rafic Greiche, the spokesperson for the Church in the country, said after two bombs, one in Tanta and one in Alexandria exploded in...

Church out of kilter?
DUBLIN (SE): Father Tony Flannery says that Catholic doctrine “no longer makes sense to the modern mind.”
The Irishman has been silenced by the Vatican since 2012 over his public statements in opposition to the established Church. He said that Church teaching is...

TAIPEI (UCAN): Father Karl Stahli, from the Swiss Bethlehem Mission Society and a student of Bunun culture specialising in its witchcraft practices, died at the age of 80 after more than 50 years in...

HONG KONG (SE): In preparation for the Synod on Family Life that met in two sessions in 2015 and 2016 an attempt was made for the first time to carry out an extensive canvassing of opinion from...

ROME (SE): “Today, throughout the world, the Church echoes once more the astonishing message of the first disciples, ‘Jesus is risen! He is truly risen, as he said!’” Pope Francis...