Syriac Catholic bishops from around the world met for their annual ordinary synod in Iraq, the first to be held outside Lebanon — where the patriarchal seat is located — in more than 125 years.
Jesuit Refugee Services has converted the former mansion of a wealthy businessman into a home for some two dozen women and children fleeing Russia’s brutal attacks on Ukraine.
On Mar. 14, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed enforceable limits on “forever chemicals” known as PFAS (Per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances).
California’s Catholic bishops released a statement about worship in a responsible and safe manner a day after the state of California lifted its mandatory limits on indoor worship.
Regular screening of residents and movement in and out of shelter are some of the tools put into practice to protect residence of homeless shelter from coronavirus.
Despite the ongoing risk of terrorism, Pope Francis planned to travel to Egypt as a sign of being close to the people there, said Greg Burke, Vatican spokesman.