» 05/23/2005, 00.00
Mother Rosario Arroyo, a Dominican nun, is closer to beatification
Evidence of miracles by the founder of the Dominican Sisters of the Most Holy Rosary, who is a distant relative of current Filipino President Gloria Arroyo, is growing.
15 thousand attend first mass in Doha church
Dedicated to Our Lady of the Rosary, the building is part of a complex for the use of various Christian denominations. Qatar’s deputy prime minister speaks of “a positive message for the entire world”, the nuncio hopes for the establishing of diplomatic relations with Saudi Arabia and Oman.
03/10/2006 ROSARY & MISSION - CHINA
China: my vocation came from rosary prayed in my family
Taking up the invitation of the pope to dedicate October to praying the Rosary and to mission we present today the testimony of a priest of the underground Church, whose vocation grew thanks to the Rosary prayed in his family, notwithstanding persecution.
Mosul: Christian buildings attacked, Church of Saint Ephrem levelled
At present, there is no information about casualties. Attackers carried out their action in broad daylight without any opposition. The methods used are like those used in the attack against the Bishop’s Palace in 2004. Christian sources say the “attack was like a Mafia warning”, a message to Christians “to leave the city.” The faithful are left with anger, disappointment and fear.
03/07/2012 PAKISTAN - UNITED STATES
New library dedicated to Dominican missionary inaugurated in Karachi
The new facility is named after Fr Chrys McVey, a US-born US religious who spent 40 years in Pakistan. A man of the cloth and a scholar, he promoted dialogue with Islam at the theological level. Books preserve "human history" and are a means to "share" knowledge.
15/06/2005 HOLY LAND
A tool for peace: the Directory of the Catholic Church in the Holy Land
As a communication tool for local Catholics, the Directory's first English-language edition offers up-to-date information about the Church's activities, institutions and addresses in the Holy Land.
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