Pastors (known as priests in the Catholic Church) are called and qualified to their ministry not first through their raw talent, their finely-honed skill...
"I pray that there won't be one, because the spiritual health of many people depends on it," says the leader of the world's 1.2 billion Catholics.
The day is celebrated in the belief that God assumed the Virgin Mary into heaven, with her body and soul.
Pell, 78, the former Vatican number three, was sentenced in March to six years in prison for sexually assaulting two choirboys in the 1990s.
His ordination was set for August 10, 2019.
He replaces the Most Rev Gabriel Mbilingi, the Archbishop of Lubango in Angola
The Catholic Church was the only institution in Europe that showed consistent interest in the preservation and cultivation of knowledge
Condemning the "barbaric and cowardly attack", the government confirmed the toll of six killed, including a priest
The initiative dubbed 'Free Uganda Martyrs' Shrine Namugongo of kaveera’ is intended to boost the Church's commitment to the conservation of the environment....
Security forces also made fresh arrests overnight over the attacks, as the government faced pressure over its failure to act on intelligence warnings about...
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