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Acts of the Holy See
Acts of the Holy See
20 June 2017
VATICAN - Cardinal Ivan Dias, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, passes away
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - Cardinal Ivan Dias, (81) Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Evangelisation of Peoples from 20 May 2006 to 9 May 2011, passed away in Rome on Monday 19 June, 2017. He had been ill ...
13 June 2017
VATICAN - Now online Omnis Terra new issue : giving voice to mission, missions and missionaries
Città del Vaticano (Agenzia Fides) – Omnis Terra, the multilingual publication of culture and mission from the Pontifical Mission Societies, is on line with its second edition. The opening article “Le Laos et le ...
10 June 2017
VATICAN - Migrants and Refugees. Meeting for delegates from all over the world
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) – This coming 12 and 13 June the Migrants and Refugees Sector of the Vatican Office for Integral Human Development will host a Working Seminar in Rome with the participation of Bishop dele ...
9 June 2017
VATICAN - The Pope deeply saddened by the events of the diocese of Ahiara
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) – Yesterday the Holy Father received a Delegation of the Diocese of Ahiara, Nigeria, in a private Audience, which has been living a painful situation for years (see Fides, 8/6/2017). The me ...
8 June 2017
VATICAN - The Pope receives in audience the Delegation of the Diocese of Ahiara
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On June 8, the Holy Father received a Delegation of the Diocese of Ahiara in a private Audience, accompanied by the Archbishop of Abuja and Apostolic Administrator of Ahiara, His Emminence ...
6 June 2017
VATICAN - Consulata Missionaries: "never tire of bringing comfort"
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - "In the effort of the requalification of the style of missionary service, it will be necessary to favor certain significant elements, such as the sensitivity to the inculturation of the Gos ...
5 June 2017
VATICAN - Pope Francis' Message for World Mission Day 2017
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - At the end of the Holy Mass of the Solemnity of Pentecost, celebrated in St. Peter's Square on Sunday, June 4, the Holy Father Francis introduced the recitation of the Marian prayer of Regi ...
3 June 2017
VATICAN - The Pope to the PMS: "October 2019 will be an extraordinary month for the Ad gentes mission"
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - Today June 3, Pope Francis received in audience the participants in the Assembly of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS). Here below is the full text of the Speech: Mr Cardinal, dear bro ...
30 May 2017
VATICAN - The Cardinal at the PMS Assembly: "The Gospel is never fully announced"
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - "Only God sends on mission, involving us in His Son’s Pasqual mystery. Nobody receives the mission except he who, in faith, discovers himself being sent, involved in the merciful love that saves ...
29 May 2017
VATICAN - Pope Francis: "The Church exists to proclaim the Gospel, only for that!"
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - "The Church exists to proclaim the Gospel, only for that! And also, the joy of the Church is to announce the Gospel. We are all baptized by the Church. Today, we are invited to understand b ...
29 May 2017
VATICAN - Mgr. Rugambwa opens the Assembly of the Pontifical Mission Societies
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - "Let us reflect together on the ‘mission heart of the Christian faith’ in the light of the Apostolic Missionary Exhortation of Pope Francis’ Evangelii Gaudium. Let us have the courage of conv ...
26 May 2017
VATICAN - Assembly of the Pontifical Mission Societies: "Mission at the Heart of the Christian Faith"
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - The General Assembly of the PMS will begin on Monday 29 May, at the House of the Salesians in Rome. The Assembly will be opened by Archbishop His Exc. Mgr. Protase Rugambwa, Adjunct Secreta ...
26 May 2017
VATICAN - Cardinal Filoni concludes his visit to Equatorial Guinea: "Mission is carried out through testimony"
Bata (Agenzia Fides) - On the last day of his pastoral visit to Equatorial Guinea on Thursday, May 25, Cardinal Filoni spent the day in the diocese of Bata, where he celebrated Mass in the Cathedral, in the Solemnity of ...
24 May 2017
VATICAN - Cardinal Filoni urges the diocese of Ebebiyin: "never get tired of giving testimony of our faith"
Ebebiyin (Agenzia Fides) - Today, the feast of Mary Help of Christians, Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, carried out a pastoral visit to the diocese of Ebebiyin, wh ...
23 May 2017
VATICAN - "Priests and religious of Mongomo, stand up and walk in and with your Church!" exhorts Cardinal Filoni
Mongomo (Agenzia Fides) - "My presence among you is the manifestation of the solicitude of the Holy Father and of the Universal Church toward this Church-Family of God. In this sense, I would like to express the support ...
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