Archivi tag: closure

AFRICA/TOGO – Missionary reports from Kolawarè: “No church closure can slow down the faith of the people”

Kolowarè – “We all felt the need to be together in order to feel alive as a church, beyond the confinements and closures of our churches. But on October 31st we all met in the church, the five base communities, with the rest of the faith community to end the month of the Rosary together… Leggi tutto »

AFRICA/UGANDA – Places of worship reopened after closure due to the second wave of Covid-19

Kampala – The Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has announced the imminent reopening of places of worship after an interruption of over a year. In June 2020 all churches in the country were closed due to the sharp increase in corona-virus infections and closed to the public. According to the “Ugandan Catholics Online” portal, Museveni gave… Leggi tutto »

ASIA/INDIA – Attack on nuns, closure of the emergency department of a Catholic hospital

Mokama – The Emergency Department of the Catholic Hospital of Nazareth in Mokama, southeast of Patna, in the Indian state of Bihar, was closed after the attack, on July 16, suffered by the nuns who work there. As reported to Agenzia Fides by Sister Anjana Kunnath, Administrator of the Nazareth Hospital in Mokama, a group… Leggi tutto »