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Acts of the Holy See
Acts of the Holy See
10 July 2021
EUROPE/ITALY - On Sunday, July 11, the feast of St. Benedict: the Italian parishes in prayer for the dead migrants
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - The tragedies that continue to occur in the Mediterranean and along the various sea and land routes are shaking consciences and asking us to look clearly at the phenomenon of migration. "The Medite ...
9 July 2021
EUROPE/ENGLAND - Confirmation of the National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies, Fr. Anthony Chantry, MHM
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On June 15, 2021 Cardinal Luis Antonio G. Tagle, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, confirmed Fr. Anthony Chantry, of the Mill Hill Missionaries (MHM) his positi ...
2 July 2021
EUROPE/POLAND - The animators of the PMS are "the hands, heart and mind of the Pope": the School for missionary animators 2021
Warsaw (Agenzia Fides) - 70 people enrolled in the 1st grade of the online School for missionary animators promoted, according to a long tradition, by the National Direction of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS) of P ...
28 June 2021
EUROPE/ITALY - Online General Assembly of the Missionary Community of Villaregia
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - The V General A ssembly of the Missionary Community of Villaregia, an association founded in 1981 with headquarters in Villaregia (Rovigo), will be the first in 40 years of history to take place "r ...
26 June 2021
EUROPE/AUSTRIA - Missio Austria launches the "Editio Missio" series: "Every book is a motivation for the reader to become a missionary"
Vienna (Agenzia Fides) - The Pontifical Mission Societies in Austria (Missio Austria) are opening new horizons. In addition to the magazine called "allewelt", which has been published for more than 60 years and which has ...
23 June 2021
EUROPE/SPAIN - The generosity of the Spanish for the missions, in a year marked by the difficulties of the pandemic
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - At the end of the financial year, the National Direction of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS) of Spain presented the "Activity Report 2020", which reports what the PMS have done in Spain in ...
21 June 2021
EUROPE/ITALY - With two new priests, the Burmese community in Italy remembers "the suffering homeland" and prays for Aung San Suu Kyi
Monza (Agenzia Fides) - "We remember Aung San Suu Kyi in our prayers so that with the blessing of God she will have good health and the wishes of her heart come true", says Sister Beatrice, a Burmese nun living in Italy ...
19 June 2021
EUROPE/ITALY - Ignatian Year: Jesuits celebrate a special time of renewal "to put Christ at the center"
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - "The conversion of Saint Ignatius does not concern only the past, but also the present and the future. It is an opportunity for renewal and rediscovery of Ignatian roots. It is an opportunity to st ...
17 June 2021
EUROPE/ITALY - Interreligious prayer meeting for Myanmar in Rome
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - On Friday, June 18, Christian, Buddhist, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Bahàì representatives are invited to pray, in their own way, for Myanmar. The appointment is at 3 pm in streaming, and at 7 pm i ...
12 June 2021
EUROPE/ITALY - The "boat" of the shipwreck becomes a monument to the memory of the tragedies in the Mediterranean
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - "Thousands of people flee from wars, violence, persecutions, poverty, because they are looking for a better future and chase a dream that often turns into a nightmare, during those journeys that en ...
9 June 2021
EUROPE/BELGIUM - Appointment of the National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies, Fr. Théogène Havugimana
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On May 5th, 2021 Cardinal Luis Antonio G. Tagle, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, appointed Rev. Théogène Havugimana, of the diocese of Nyundo (Rwanda) as Na ...
1 June 2021
EUROPE/ITALY - Feast of Blessed Scalabrini, Apostle of migrants: we welcome the Pope's appeals
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - Today, June 1st, is the feast of Blessed Giovanni Battista Scalabrini, former Bishop of Piacenza and founder of the Missionary Sisters and the Scalabrinian Missionaries, as well as inspirer of the ...
29 May 2021
EUROPE/ITALY - Interreligious prayer for Myanmar: Buddhists and Christians call for peace
Milan (Agenzia Fides) - "This is what should be done by one who is skilled in goodness and who wishes to attain the State of Peace and Wisdom. Let one be capable, upright, exceedingly upright, easy to instruct, gentle, a ...
27 May 2021
EUROPE/SLOVENIA - Confirmation of the National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies, Fr. Matjaz Kriznar
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On May 5, 2021 Cardinal Luis Antonio G. Tagle, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, confirmed Fr. Matjaz Kriznar, of the archdiocesan clergy of Ljubljana as Nation ...
26 May 2021
EUROPE/SPAIN - Caritas Spain: despite alarmism, Europe appears to be compromised in a limited way in African emigration
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - Africa Day celebrated yesterday gave Caritas Spain an opportunity, after the latest events related to African migrants in Ceuta and Melilla, to reflect on the migratory situation on this continen ...
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