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Acts of the Holy See
Acts of the Holy See
28 May 2018
VATICAN - Cardinal Filoni opens the PMS Assembly: "to evangelically renew the Church's mission in today's world"
Sacrofano (Agenzia Fides) - "The announcement of the Extraordinary Missionary Month of October 2019 by Pope Francis, inspires me to dedicate my reflection on the Pontifical Mission Societies around this providential oppo ...
28 May 2018
VATICAN - President of the PMS: "mission, specifically missio ad gentes, remains a permanent call for the Church today"
Sacrofano (Agenzia Fides) - "I am very happy to start today my first general assembly with you ... As you know, I am new and I have to learn a lot from you in this task that the Holy Father has entrusted me". This is wha ...
25 May 2018
VATICAN - From May 28 to June 2 - General Assembly of the Pontifical Mission Societies
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - From Monday 28 May to Saturday 2 June, the Fraterna Domus of Sacrofano (Rome) will host the Annual General Assembly of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS). The National Directors of the PMS from ...
23 May 2018
VATICAN - Pope Francis: let us pray to Our Lady of Sheshan for reconciliation among Chinese Catholics
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - The Feast of the Virgin Mary "Help of Christians", particularly venerated in the Marian shrine of Sheshan, near Shanghai, "invites us to be spiritually united to all the Catholic faithful who live ...
21 May 2018
VATICAN - Message for World Mission Day 2018: "Together with young people, let us bring the Gospel to all"
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) – On the solemnity of Pentecost the message for World Mission Sunday 2018, to be held October 21, 2018 was released, on the theme: "Together with young people, let us bring the Gospel to al ...
21 May 2018
VATICAN - Consistory for 14 new Cardinals, 3 are Archbishops in mission territories
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - Speaking to pilgrims and visitors gathered in St Peter's Square on Pentecost Sunday, May 20 for the recitation of the Regina Caeli prayer, the Pope announced he would create new Cardinals a ...
18 May 2018
VATICAN - The "revolution" of Missionary Childhood: for 175 years "children help children"
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - "A new style of mission is born with the Missionary Childhood Society that focuses on the grace of baptism, from which springs the missionary nature of every Christian, and also recognizes ...
12 May 2018
VATICAN - Archbishop Rugambwa in Namibia: "The appointment of a Bishop is a sign of God's love"
Keetmanshoop (Agenzia Fides) - "The appointment of a Bishop is, in fact, a sign of God's love for his people. For the Church, and in particular for the Diocese of Keetmanshoop, God accomplishes the promise he once made t ...
27 April 2018
VATICAN - Secretary of the Congregation for the Evangelisation of Peoples to visit Namibia and Botswanan
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides)- Archbishop Rugambwa Secretary of the Congregation for the Evangelisation of Peoples will make a pastoral visit to Namibia and Botswana, from 1 – 12 May 2018. The main hopes of the visit ...
10 April 2018
VATICAN - Cardinal Filoni: ecclesiastical universities "providential laboratories" of the outgoing missionary Church
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - The memory of the beginnings of the Urbaniana University "is the memory of the beginnings of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples and also its projection. In the missionary fu ...
9 April 2018
NEWS ANALYSIS/OMNIS TERRA - The "subtle enemies" of holiness
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - The new Apostolic Exhortation of Pope Francis "Gaudete et exultate" on the "call to holiness in the contemporary world" was presented today at the Vatican. It is a document in five chapters ...
23 March 2018
VATICAN - Archbishop Dal Toso: "The gift of the life of missionary martyrs generates fruit"
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - "The gift of life - both martyrdom in the proper sense, and the testimony of an existence spent gratuitously for God and for one’s neighbor - generates something new. This is the message ...
22 March 2018
VATICAN - Cardinal Filoni to professors in mission Seminars: "Today the Church is in your hands"
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - "Today the Church is in your hands": this is the what the Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Cardinal Fernando Filoni said to 16 priests, professors in the major ...
14 March 2018
VATICAN - Cardinal Filoni: the reform of the Church to transform it into a missionary sense
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - "Let us not forget that it is the Holy Spirit, dominum et vivificantem, the agent that incessantly moves the Church to a permanent purification and reformation of itself, so that it goes ah ...
7 March 2018
VATICAN - Condolences on behalf of the Missionary Dicastery for the sudden death of the Archbishop of Hochiminh-ville, Msgr. Paul Bui Van Doc
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, together with Secretary, Archbishop Protase Rugambwa, and Adjunct Secretary and President of the Pon ...
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