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Acts of the Holy See
Acts of the Holy See
28 June 2005
AMERICA/PERU - “To be here to receive the pallium is an experience of communion with the Vicar of Christ and a reminder of my commitment to serve the particular Church to which the Lord called me”: Fides spoke with Archbishop Pedro Barreto of Huancayo in Rome to receive the pallium
Vatican City (Fides Service) - Archbishop Pedro Barreto of Huancayo in Peru is one of some newly appointed Metropolitan Archbishops who have come to Rome to receive the sign of office, the pallium from the hands of Pope ...
27 June 2005
AMERICA/PERU - “My meeting with John Paul II”: as the Cause for the Beatification of Pope Wojtyla opens in Rome, thousands of Peruvians will remember and pay tribute to the late Pope
Lima (Fides Service) - Tomorrow 28 June at Santa Ursula Education Centre in the capital Lima the Catholics of Peru, parishioners, members of church movements and fraternities, clergy, men and women religious, young peopl ...
23 June 2005
AMERICA/ARGENTINA - “Day for Culture of Life and Eucharist”: reflection on the close connection between the culture of life and the Eucharist on Saturday 25 June in Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires (Fides Service) - In the context of the Year of the Eucharist a Day of reflection on the theme of “Culture of Life and the Eucharist” will be held in Buenos Aires on Saturday 25 June. The purpose of the ...
23 June 2005
AMERICA/ARGENTINA - “Mission at the heart of the Church in Argentina and the educational aspect has a privileged place in the formative concern of the National Office of the Pontifical Mission Societies”: over 600 animators attend 3rd National Meeting for Animators of Holy Childhood and Mission Adolescence
Buenos Aires (Fides Service) - The Argentinean Bishops expressed warm appreciation and support for the 3rd National Meeting for Animators of Holy Childhood and Mission Adolescence held 18 to19 June in Luján (Buenos Air ...
22 June 2005
AMERICA/UNITED STATES - “American Moslems can help promote better understanding between East and West” Imam Yahya Hendi Moslem chaplain Georgetown University, Washington told Fides
Rome (Fides Service)-“Yes there is a difference between Moslems in the United States and those in many European countries” Imam Yahya Hendi Moslem chaplain Georgetown University, Washington DC told Fides. The Imam is ...
18 June 2005
AMERICA/ARGENTINA - “We hope the Spanish government will realise that this law undermines the family which is the essential foundation of societies and nations and will reject this move to replace the law of nature with disorder which would threaten peace and justice” say organisers of International Congress on Life and the Family in Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires (Fides Service) - Dr. Roberto Castellano President of the NGO Pro-Vida and Monica del Rio leader of Women’s Civil Movement organisers of an international Congress on Life and the Family taking place 17-19 ...
18 June 2005
AMERICA/PARAGUAY - “I encourage Spain’s families: may the power of God’s love help them defend the family and life” said Archbishop Pastor Cuquejo of Asunción
Asunción (Fides Service) - In a brief note to Fides Archbishop Pastor Cuquejo of Asuncion in Paraguay expressed special “encouragement to Spain’s families, may the power of God’s love help them defend the family a ...
17 June 2005
AMERICA/PERU - “We wish the Madrid demonstration massive support from all over Spain, a country to which we owe the precious gift of the faith” Provincial Superior St Paul Mission Society in Peru and diocesan director of the Pontifical Mission Societies in Arequipa told Fides
Arequipa (Fides Service) - “We are deeply saddened and concerned to see these attacks on the family in Spain and a will to violate every child’s right to grow up in a family where the father is a man and the mother i ...
14 June 2005
AMERICA/ARGENTINA - “The Catholic identity of Cultural Centres and young people in public life”, Salta 2nd meeting of Head of Catholic Cultural Centres in the Southern Cone
Salta (Fides Service) -The Second Meeting of Heads of Catholic Cultural Centres in the Southern Cone opened today in Salta (Argentina) 14-16 June. The program covers two principal themes: preferential concern for young ...
11 June 2005
AMERICA/BRAZIL - “The tendency to equal homosexual unions with the natural family is a sign of a serious crisis in civilisation. Society must resist this pressure and guarantee special protection for the family based on the union of a man and a woman” Secretary general of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Brazil told Fides
Brasilia (Fides Service) - “In Brazil militant groups well articulated and well financed are exercising strong pressure to approve laws to legalise abortion, same sex unions, elimination of the abnormal foetus. One ha ...
8 June 2005
AMERICA/BRAZIL - "It is contradictory that after all the progress made by science and psychology politicians have the nerve to claim that for the first 15 days of life the embryo is not yet a human person” says Bishop Odilo Pedro Scherer, auxiliary of São Paulo and secretary general of the Brazilian Bishops’ Conference
Brasilia (Fides) - Bishop Odilo Pedro Scherer, auxiliary of São Paulo and secretary general of the Brazilian Bishops’ Conference said recently to Fides that the imminent referendum in Italy is paradigmatic for similar ...
8 June 2005
AMERICA/MEXICO - “We cannot be silent and impassive before the crashing violence which continues to bloody this part of Mexico and the silent wave no less destructive of drug-dealing”: Bishops of north east Pastoral region of Mexico launch pressing appeal
Monterrey (Fides Service) - In a statement ‘Drug-dealing and Social Violence’ the Catholic Bishops of the north east Pastoral region of Mexico say they cannot remain silent and unmoved before “crashing violence whi ...
6 June 2005
AMERICA/ARGENTINA - “From the moment of conception the human embryo is an individual person who gradually develops and grows until the culminating moment of birth": Dr Hna Elena Lugo President of Bio-ethics Commission in Buenos Aires told Fides
Buenos Aires (Fides Service) - On Sunday 12 June Italians will be called to voice an opinion on the country’s existing law on fertility treatment passed in 2004. In a referendum citizens will decide whether or not four ...
6 June 2005
AMERICA/BRAZIL - Continental Meeting of members and consultors of the Pontifical Council for Culture and presidents of Bishops’ Commissions for Culture
Rome (Fides Service) - A sort of ‘synod of culture’ will take place in Rio from 7 to 12 June. This continental meeting Pastoral of Culture in America,revision on the threshold of the 3rd millennium will bring togthe ...
4 June 2005
AMERICA/BOLIVIA - “Today more than ever we are called to put ourselves at the service of our people to promote dialogue among all sectors of society”: Bolivian Bishops issue statement on serious national crisis
Santa Cruz (Fides Service) - In the present national social and institutional crisis for which there appears to be no solution at the request of President Carlos Mesa and other social sectors the Catholic Bishops’ Con ...
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