Zenit – The World Seen From Rome

Pope Francis on July 16, 2018, appointed Monsignor Launay Saturne, 54, up to now Bishop of Jacmel, Metropolitan Archbishop of Cap-Haitien (Haiti). He has been President of the Haitian Episcopal Conference since 2017. Monsignor Launay Saturne was born on January 14, 1964, at Delatte (Petit-Goave), in the Archdiocese of Port-au-Prince. He [...]
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“Remain anchored in the proper mission of the Church”. This is the exhortation delivered by Archbishop Protase Rugambwa, Secretary of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, to the participants in the 19th Plenary Assembly of the Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) in his opening speech, [...]
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“The Church doesn't want to ‘clericalize' the laity,” affirms Cardinal Kevin Farrell, Prefect of the Dicastery for the Laity, Family, and Life. On July 14, 2018, Vatican News reported an interview of the Cardinal with “Intercom” magazine of the Episcopal Conference of Ireland. There he stresses that historically, laymen had “a [...]
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Pope Francis on July 15, 2018, sent a video message to the young people participating in the 6th Episcopal Conference of the Antilles (AECYA) underway in Fort-de-France, Martinique from July 10-23, 2018. Here is the transcription of the text as published in Vatican News. I greet with affection, you young people [...]
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The 5th American Missionary Congress (CAM 5) represents one “of the significant stages in the missionary endeavor in this great Continent,” said Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, and Pope Francis' Special Envoy to the Congress' celebrations. The Cardinal stressed that the gathering “is [...]
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