VATICAN – For a Church which is always and entirely missionary

Vatican City – If the month of October, which the Church defines as “missionary month” is a special time during which the Catholic faithful all over the world are called to rediscover and renew their missionary vocation, received by virtue of baptism, it is also true that “the Church is missionary by nature” and that • Leggi tutto »

AMERICA/PERU – The Church is always available to collaborate with the State in the social, educational and health sectors, for the common good

Lima – The presidency of the Peruvian Episcopal Conference on September 22 had a meeting with the president of the Congress of the Republic, María del Carmen Alva Prieto, at the structures of the Congress of the Republic. During the meeting, the Church’s willingness to help and collaborate with the Congress in particular in the • Leggi tutto »

AMERICA/VENEZUELA – “I have always acted for the defense of freedom, justice and the rights of the Venezuelan people”: the spiritual testament of Cardinal Urosa Savino

Caracas – Yesterday, September 23, Cardinal Baltazar Porras, on behalf of the Archdiocese of Caracas, announced the death of Cardinal Jorge Urosa Savino, Archbishop Emeritus of Caracas, which was followed by a note from the Bishops’ Conference of Venezuela. The sad news greatly affected the Venezuelan people, as the Cardinal was well loved and respected • Leggi tutto »

Cesare Pavere – In the morning you always come back

Lo spiraglio dell’alba respira con la tua bocca in fondo alle vie vuote. Luce grigia i tuoi occhi, dolci gocce dell’alba sulle colline scure. Il tuo passo e il tuo fiato come il vento dell’alba sommergono le case. La città abbrividisce, odorano le pietre sei la vita, il risveglio. Stella sperduta nella luce dell’alba, cigolio • Leggi tutto »