THE VATICAN

Vatican News reports

Still from Pope Francis’ video message for Earth Day (© Servizio Fotografico Vaticano)

CATHOLICS IN NORTH KOREA

Vatican News reports

Pyongyang Diocese will be dedicated to Our Lady of Fatima on 15 August at Myeongdong Cathedral, Seoul

CHURCHES, BASILICAS & CATHEDRALS

Vatican News reports


ATROCITIES IN MEXICO

Mexican Federal Police patrol an area where drug cartels operate (AFP or licensors)

PANDEMIC

Pope Francis recites the Rosary on 30 May 2020 in the Vatican’s Lourdes Grotto (Vatican Media)

CATHOLICS IN CANADA

“Family, the Domestic Church” is the theme of Canada’s National Week for Life and the Family

The theme of the Week


ATROCITIES IN THE PHILIPPINES

A mining site in Loreto town in Dinagat island in the Philippines. (AFP or licensors)

PANDEMIC

Vatican News reports

Community members of the Wounaan ethnic group in Colombia’s Choco department await a medical check-up (AFP or licensors)

Medical supplies distributed in poor areas


PANDEMIC

Delegates at the XXVIII Ibero-American Summit taking place in Andorra on 21 April (AFP or licensors)

BLACK LIVES MATTER

A portrait of George Floyd held by people during a rally following the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin (AFP or licensors)

Vic Alcuaz

Manila based Filipino/Spanish Author, Cafe owner, Hotel Consultant. A Catholic. Cat Lover. Editor of Ave Maria. Writer for Illumination (www.vicalcuaz.com).

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