In the midst of this crisis in which we live, we want to share with you some good weekly news, news of hope, important or simple acts and gestures that unite us as a community of men and women of faith-driven by the force of hope.
Pope Francis’ 2020: the power of prayer in times of pandemic
The global health emergency caused by COVID-19 in 2020 stopped Pope Francis from undertaking international apostolic journeys, but throughout this difficult year, the Holy Father has always kept close to the faithful, supporting them in moments of fear, being present for them in times of disorientation and anguish, thanks to the power of prayer.
Cardinal Bo New Year message: new era of economic, environmental justice for Myanmar
In a New Year message, Cardinal Charles Bo of Yangon looks back at the trends in 2020 and finds reasons for hope that 2021 will be a golden opportunity to build a new Myanmar of justice and peace.
A special year to bear witness to family love
The Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life is proposing spiritual, pastoral and cultural initiatives to accompany families in the face of contemporary challenges. The project is intended to support parishes, dioceses, universities and ecclesial associations in celebrating the Year “Amoris Laetitia Family,” which has been announced by Pope Francis.
UN launches 2021 as International Year of Fruits and Vegetables
During the coming year, the United Nations plans to promote diversified, balanced, and healthy diets and lifestyles through consumption of fruits and vegetables; reduce losses and waste in fruits and vegetables food systems; and share best practices.