The Philippines


Pope Francis sends greetings, apology to Philippine diocese at cutting short visit

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

The thousands of pilgrims who made their way to a storm-battered province in Central Philippines to gain a glimpse of Pope Francis will never forget during his four-day pastoral visit last month.


Fast for the Climate urges urgent action by State heads at New York summit

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Supporters of the worldwide Fast for the Climate movement say they will join together in a New York vigil highlighting their own climate action after writing to government leaders around the world.


Myanmar archbishop makes plea on behalf of Rohingya Muslims

Sunday, December 29, 2013

The Archbishop of Yangon Charles Bo has called on Myanmar to grant citizenship for all those born in the country and an end to violence against the Rohingyas, a persecuted Muslim group in the Buddhist-majority country.

  • Pages:
  • 1