Church and World Events

Church and World Events

Devotion or tourism at Santiago de Compostela? Moved by faith, over seventy thousand people walked the historic route of Santiago de Compostela in the year...

Church and World Events

Less religion, more suicides A study conducted by Tyler Vanderweele, professor of epidemiology at Harvard University, shows that lack of religiosity is one of the...

Church and World Events

Amid tragedy, a sign of hope The catastrophic earthquake of magnitude 7.8 on the Richter scale that struck Turkey on February 6 left tens of...

Church and World Events

Mont Saint-Michel: one of the seven wonders of the world In the year marking one thousand years since the beginning of the construction of its...

Church and World Events

Desecrations and vandalism in Europe during Christmas Christmas celebrations have been the occasion for acts of vandalism against the Church. In the chapel of the...

Church and World Events

Thirty thousand Catholics pay homage to Our Lady in Muslim country In October, about thirty thousand Catholics gathered at the Shrine of Our Lady of...

Church and World Events

Perpetual Adoration in England for vocations St. Joseph’s Church, located in Stockport, England, was elevated to a Eucharistic Shrine of Perpetual Adoration on October 22,...

Church and World Events

Orthodox archbishop converts to Catholicism A former archbishop of the Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church of the Kharkiv-Poltava diocese, Ihor Isichenko, one of the country’s most...

Church and World Events

Four hundred and sixty years since the first foundation of St. Teresa The Carmel of St. Joseph, founded by St. Teresa of Jesus in 1562 in...

Church and World Events

New massacre of Catholics in Africa The brutal persecution suffered by Christians at the hands of Islamic terrorists continues in Burkina Faso, a West African...

Church and World Events

Caritas Spain Celebrates Seventy-Fifth Anniversary This year Caritas Spain completes seventy-five years of service. The institution came into being in the difficult post-war period both...

Church and World Events

Reparation Ceremony Held at the House of the Heralds of the Gospel in Spain In the early hours of May 16, the house of the Heralds...