Posts Tagged ‘Vatican’

Pompeo Implores Vatican To Condemn Human Rights Abuses In China

The United States Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo has called on the Vatican to join the U.S in condemning contravening of religious freedom in China. According to him, the Catholic Church is suppose to be at the fore front in fight concerned with the basic rights of humans. Pompeo gave the disclosure at a conference […]

Pope Francis to Announce 35 New Saints

Pope Francis will declare 33 martyrs and 2 others from Brazil, Mexico, Spain and Italy, as the Catholic Church’s new saints on Sunday at a Canonization Mass in Rome’s St. Peter’s Square. They include 30 so-called  “Matryrs of Natal”, including priests and lay people, who were killed in 1645 in a wave of anti-Catholic persecution […]

Pope Francis to Meet Evangelicals, Muslims and Poor in Africa Tour

Pope Francis will tour a Kenyan slum, meet with Muslims and evangelical Christians and visit a refugee camp in the conflict-torn Central African Republic during his first trip to Africa next month, the Vatican said Saturday. Francis will also pay tribute to Uganda’s martyrs during the three-nation trip Nov. 25-30 that will bring him face […]