Archivi tag: council

AMERICA/BOLIVIA – The Council of the laity: our challenge is to have a leading role in building a culture of peace

Sucre – “In no sense can we accept that with aggression we can solve problems, on the contrary our challenge is to have a leading role in building a culture of peace, according to our values and fundamental principles of Christian life”: this is how the Statement of the Bolivian Council of Catholic Laity, which… Leggi tutto »

ASIA/IRAQ – Ecumenical meetings to relaunch the Council of Patriarchs and Heads of Churches present in Iraq

Erbil – A delegation of the Chaldean Church, led by Patriarch and Cardinal Louis Raphael Sako, held a series of meetings in Erbil with representatives of other Churches and ecclesial communities present in Iraq, in an attempt to start a process aimed at redeveloping and relaunching instruments of contact and ecumenical organisms “frozen” for years… Leggi tutto »

ASIA/MIDDLE EAST – The Middle East Council of Churches invites to join in the consecration of the region to the Holy Family: our land “attracts” wars, let’s ask the Savior for help

Beirut – The Middle East has become an optimal geopolitical space to unleash “wars by proxy” that turn into a sort of “rotating slaughter” for local populations, victims of conflicts “that end in one place to ignite in another”in the Middle East region. An uninterrupted flow of pain, mourning and misery fueled by the same… Leggi tutto »