Friday, May 26, 2017
Username Password

Category Archives: News

God’s Kingdom Will Come Quietly

VATICAN CITY (CNS): The Kingdom of God will not have its full establishment on earth through some apocalyptic event, but quietly and with the co-operation of men and women who work for justice and peace, Pope John Paul II said...

Read More »

Constitution Revised

VATICAN CITY (CNS): Pope John Paul II has signed Vatican City State's first new constitution in 72 years, abolishing on paper practices and traditions already ruled out by previous popes, including use of the death penalty...

Read More »

Extra Cardinals a Surprise Move

VATICAN CITY (CNS): In a surprising and unprecedented move, Pope John Paul II named seven new cardinals on January 28 after appointing 37 just a week earlier...

Read More »

Bishop Promoted

VATICAN CITY (CNS): Pope John Paul II has named an official from the Vatican's justice and peace council as the Holy See's new representative to UN Geneva-based organisations...

Read More »

Pope’s Ecological Conversion Call

VATICAN CITY (CNS): The world's people need to undergo an "ecological conversion" to protect the environment and make the earth a place where all life is valued and can grow in harmony, Pope John Paul II said...

Read More »

Injustices Rule the World

VATICAN CITY (CNS): The wars, social injustices and ecological imbalances that continue to plague many countries were rooted in human selfishness, Pope John Paul II said in his annual 'state of the world' address to diplomats...

Read More »

Message of Peace

JERUSALEM (CNS): As Israeli-Palestinian violence continued in the Holy Land, Pope John Paul II's personal envoy, Cardinal Roger Etchegaray, prayed with the local Christian community, bringing with him a message of peace...

Read More »

Holy Door Closed

VATICAN CITY (CNS): Pope John Paul II pulled shut the Holy Door at St Peter's Basilica on January 6, and formally ended the Great Jubilee of the Year 2000, giving thanks for a year of extraordinary grace and unveiling his vision of the Church's path in the third millennium...

Read More »