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Pope Francis celebrated his first mass in Africa today in a truly festive atmosphere, marked by the sound of drums, the singing of ten choirs, the ululating of women, and the rhythmic movement of t

Today Pope Francis received an enthusiastic welcome in Nairobi when he stepped for the first time on African soil.

Own good fortune seems to have made us not generous and confident but anxious and apprehensive.

Paschal Mwijage, S.J., introduces the Jesuit run parish Pope Francis will visit in Kangemi, Kenya

A short commercial, entitled “Just Pray” and made by the Church of England, is now banned by a leading movie theatre chain on the grounds that the script it uses, the words of the Lord’s Prayer, might be “offensive” to people of other faiths or of no faith.

Christopher J. Hale (photo provided)

Young Catholics are no longer knocking at the door of our churches, so we must leave the church and go in search of our brothers and sisters.

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Camillian Father Bernard Kinvi directs the hospital at the Catholic mission in Bossemptele, northwestern Central African Republic. When brutal sectarian violence erupted in the country in 2013, Father Kinvi saved the lives of hundreds of besieged Muslims, whom he gathered from their homes and sheltered in the Catholic church.


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