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According to the 2020 Global Report on Internal Displacement, there are an estimated 50.8 million people displaced within their own country. #WorldDayofMigrantsandRefugees
ICYMI: A cardinal who heads the Congregation for Saints' Causes resigned his post and renounced the rights associated with being a cardinal. He is being investigated for embezzling. and via @Cindy_Wooden @arochoju @MICatholicNews
"Forced like Jesus to Flee" is the theme for today's #WorldDayofMigrantsandRefugees . Some Christians in northern Iraq have already fled war at least once; now priests say Turkish military attacks are displacing them. Our story via @AngelusNews
"For those in need here and abroad, as well as for the common good, our nation’s leaders must do more" about 19, say leaders of 7 #covidtholic '>C #COVIDtholic entities. "Over the last six months, we have seen the devastating impact of COVID-19."
A new casting of a 3.5-ton bronze sculpture commissioned by the Vatican has made a temporary stop in Washington before it eventually finds a permanent home there. "Angels Unawares" goes from to @CatholicUniv @BostonCollege
Sunday people gathered in Mexico to mark the sixth anniversary of the disappearance of 43 students of the Ayotzinapa Teacher Training College in Iguala, Mexico. The students disappeared in Iguala after they clashed with police and masked men. (CNS photo/Henry Romero, Reuters)
Pope Francis tells U.S. that no one can claim to defend the sanctity of every human life and turn a blind eye to racism and exclusion.
#PopeFrancis announces he will canonize Pope Paul VI and Archbishop Oscar Romero Oct. 14 in Rome.
Fifteen years ago today, St. John Paul II died. His contant reminder to "Be not afraid" echoes especially today. (CNS photo/Chris Niedenthal)
#PopeFrancis : "May we never look at the screen of our cellphone more than the eyes of our brothers or sisters, or focus more on our software than on the Lord."
BREAKING: announces opening Vatican Secret Archives regarding wartime pontificate of Pius XII, accused by some of not doing enough to save the Jews. Starting March 2, 2020, documents from Pius' election in 1939 to his death in 1958 will be available to researchers.
#PopeFrancis : Never lose a good sense of humor, ability to always smile and make others smile. The grace of humor brings you closer to grace of God.
#StephenHawking was a member of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences @CasinaPioIV . Three popes had met him.