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Acts of the Holy See
Acts of the Holy See
23 October 2020
EUROPE/SPAIN - Thanks from the PMS to all those who participated in World Mission Day "in times of pandemic"
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - World Mission Day 2020 on October 18th was marked by the pandemic, but this year too, thanks to the creativity of dioceses, parishes and schools, it was possible to carry out the initiatives. Fr. ...
17 October 2020
EUROPE/ENGLAND - Towards Mission Sunday: from climate crisis to conflicts in the world, it is more important than ever to be a light in the darkness
London (Agenzia Fides) - On World Mission Day 2020 - the one time in the whole year when the global Church comes together in celebration and support of mission - the Pontifical Mission Societies of England and Wales (Mis ...
15 October 2020
EUROPE/ARMENIA - Armenian Patriarch Karekin II calls for decisive intervention by the international community in Nagorno-Karabakh
Yerevan (Agenzia Fides) - The Azerbaijani military operations in the Nagorno Karabakh region, "ignore the ceasefire agreement", and confirm the failure of the negotiations carried out so far. In the face of this scenario ...
15 October 2020
EUROPE/ITALY - In the wake of the Extraordinary Missionary Month: "Baptized and Sent" to become "Weavers of Fraternity"
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - "This year's missionary October follows in the wake of the Extraordinary Missionary Month that we celebrated in 2019. The theme 'Baptized and Sent', which aimed to rediscover the universality of th ...
12 October 2020
EUROPE FRANCE - Towards Mission Sunday - the Superior of the MEP: Pauline Jaricot and Therese of Lisieux, examples of missionary life
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - The figure of Venerable Pauline Jaricot "will be able to help the baptized to grow stronger in the missionary path through the network of sharing material offerings and sharing prayer. Today each o ...
10 October 2020
EUROPE/SPAIN - World Mission Day: Mission and digital technology
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - How to prepare and live the Missionary Month of October when the country is hit by the Covid-19 pandemic? The difficult situation in Spain in this regard has prompted the National Direction of Po ...
9 October 2020
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - FESMI for missionary October: "Here we are, send us" to help keep the mind and heart open
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - The Italian Mission Press Association, FESMI, published a message for World Missionary October 2020 which recalls that in "this year, marked by the suffering and challenges caused by the Covid-19 p ...
9 October 2020
EUROPE/AZERBAIJAN - Armenian Cathedral in Shushi damaged in bomb attack: Patriarch Karekin II denies rumors regarding "religious conflict"
Shushi (Agenzia Fides) - The Armenian Cathedral of the city of Shushi, in Nagorno Karabakh, dedicated to Christ the Savior, was hit by a launch of missiles on Thursday, October 8, which caused significant damage to the r ...
8 October 2020
EUROPE/ITALY - Paths for a "missionary" reform of the Church
Brescia (Agenzia Fides) - Next Saturday, October 10th, there will be a conference entitled "Missione Oggi" (English: Mission Today) in Brescia, organized on the initiative of the Xavier Missionaries magazine, on the refo ...
6 October 2020
EUROPE/SWITZERLAND - World Mission Month opens in Meyrin opened: "Everyone can be part of the chain of communication of the Gospel"
Friborg (Agenzia Fides) - World Mission Month was inaugurated in Switzerland on Sunday 4th October in the parish of The Visitation in Meyrin. Under the motto "Here I am, send me!" the Catholics of Switzerland are invited ...
5 October 2020
EUROPE/GERMANY - Salesian missionary Father Josef Thannhuber remembered, 100 years after his martyrdom in Brazil
Wurmannsquick - (Agenzia Fides) - One of the first German-speaking Salesian missionaries, Fr. Josef Thannhuber (1880-1920), was remembered in his hometown, Wurmannsquick, diocese of Passau, in Bavaria, 100 years after hi ...
3 October 2020
EUROPE/ROMANIA - Towards World Mission Sunday 2020: "Every baptized person is responsible for evangelization in the world"
Bucharest (Agenzia Fides) - "In the first week of October we invite all believers in Romania to celebrate a novena for the beatification of Pauline Marie Jaricot at home as well, with which we want to revive the mission ...
1 October 2020
EUROPE/ITALY - Ten missionary institutes launch 10 live meetings for young people, with missions in the world
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - “To the ends of the Earth” is the title of the new live column dedicated to young people, for a virtual journey to discover the daily work of missionaries in the world. The inaugural meeting wi ...
28 September 2020
EUROPE/BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA - Towards World Mission Day - Let's try to be the messengers of the missions and their best ambassadors
Sarajevo (Agenzia Fides) - "As Pope Francis highlighted in his message for Mission Sunday 2020, I would like first of all to thank the Creator for the gift of the Extraordinary Missionary Month of October 2019, which the ...
26 September 2020
EUROPE/ITALY - Migrant Day: "To welcome today as if we were to welcome Christ as a refugee"
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - "In the flight to Egypt, Jesus experienced being a refugee. In the eyes of Mary and Joseph we see the same worried and fearful gazes of today's refugees. In Christ, however, we see the same conditi ...
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