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Acts of the Holy See
Acts of the Holy See
14 July 2017
EUROPE/SPAIN - Missionaries from Madrid: 602 at work in 84 nations in all continents
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - The missionaries of the Archdiocese of Madrid, operating in 84 nations of the five continents, are currently 602 and belong to 122 religious institutes and congregations, as well as the clergy of ...
5 July 2017
EUROPE/SPAIN - 50 years at the service of the evangelization of the world of work
Avila (Agenzia Fides) - "Land, Roof and Work for a dignified life" is the motto of the International Seminar and the General Assembly of the World Catholic Movement Workers (WCMW) which will be held in Spain from July 15 ...
30 June 2017
EUROPE/ITALY - White Sisters: messengers of hope, listening to the Spirit, towards the outskirts
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - The Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Africa (MSOLA), known as "White Sisters", open their 25th General Chapter in Rome on Saturday, July 1st. For three weeks, they will reflect on the challenges ...
20 June 2017
EUROPA/ITALY - "I do not travel alone": a project for the integration of migrant minors arriving alone in Italy
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - Since the beginning of the year, more than 8,000 children and teenagers have crossed the Mediterranean to reach the Italian coast, with an increase of about 20% over the same period of the previous ...
12 June 2017
EUROPE/POLAND - Cardinal Filoni ordains Fr Tadeusz Wojda Archbishop of Bialystok
Bialystok (Agenzia Fides)- “On the solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity, the Church presents herself to the world as a communion of persons, in the image and likeness of God, because God is a communion of three perso ...
16 May 2017
EUROPE/ITALY - The Chinese community will gather in Naples for the Day of Prayer for the Church in China
Naples (Agenzia Fides) - On Sunday, May 21, at 11.30 am, the Chinese Catholic community in Italy will gather in Naples, in the parish of St. Mary of Constantinople at the Museum, to celebrate the World Day of Prayer for ...
13 May 2017
EUROPE/SPAIN - Recycling sneakers to fight poverty in Mozambique
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - #RUNCYCLE campaign has just been launched in Madrid. Promoted by the European High School in Madrid, with the collaboration of Runnics, the SEUR Foundation and Hello Media Group agency, the initi ...
13 May 2017
EUROPE/ALBANIA - Appeal of religious communities: may law reign in social and individual life
Tirana (Agenzia Fides) - Concerned about the climate in Albania, in particular for the absence of dialogue with regards to the resolution of national problems and, above all, on the issue of elections; for the violent an ...
6 May 2017
EUROPE/SPAIN - The solidarity of the Pontifical Mission Societies in favor of vocations in the world
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - May 7, Day for Native Vocations: the solidarity of the Pontifical Mission Societies in favor of vocations in the world. In mission territories there are 1,111 ecclesiastical circumscriptions (dio ...
5 May 2017
EUROPE/SWITZERLAND - Confirmation of the National Director of the PMS, Martin Brunner-Artho
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On December 15, 2016 Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, confirmed the appointment of permanent deacon Martin Brunner-Artho of the dioce ...
4 May 2017
EUROPE/SWITZERLAND - Scalabrini-Fest 2017: migration seen from a different perspective
Solothurn (Agenzia Fides) - In many parts of the world walls are being built against migrants and refugees and many lose their lives at the borders of countries that could welcome them. Yet the international community re ...
4 May 2017
EUROPE/ITALY - Two billion children, and women live in countries with serious or very serious forms of exclusion
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - A child out of 3 lives in countries with serious or very serious forms of exclusion. This is what emerged from yesterday's presentation in Rome of the new WeWorld Index. It is an instrument created ...
3 May 2017
EUROPE/SLOVENIA - Appointment of the National Director of the PMS
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 30 June 2016 Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, appointed Rev. Matjaz Kriznar, of the Archdiocesan clergy of Ljubljana, as the Natio ...
3 May 2017
EUROPE/BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA - Appointment of the National Director of the PMS
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On June 16, 2016 Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, appointed Rev. Luka Tunjic, of the Archdiocesan clergy in Sarajevo, as National Dir ...
27 April 2017
EUROPE/PORTUGAL - National Pontifical Mission Societies Director Fr. Antonio Batista Lopes confirmed
Città del Vaticano (Agenzia Fides) – Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelisation of Peoples, on 2 March 2017, confirmed as National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies in P ...
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