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’s prayer intention for June: Compassion for the world amidst COVID-19 pandemic
Pope Francis on Thursday releases a video message accompanying his prayer intention for June, which this month is that “all those who suffer may find their way in life, allowing themselves to be touched by the Heart of Jesus.”
Pope at Audience: God does not abandon us, He is companion and guide
Pope Francis during his weekly General Audience on Wednesday continues his catechesis on prayer, focusing his attention on the “prayer of Abraham”.
Pandemic provisions: Learning to believe God will provide
“God will provide,” the sister I live and work with said as we drove home that night. In the morning, a skeleton crew arrived for a highly modified distribution. With only nine of our usual 45 volunteers, we managed to move our distribution outside and feed a record number of neighbors in a day.
AstraZeneca is aiming to produce 2 billion doses of a coronavirus vaccine — and it could be ready by September
Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca is aiming to produce 2 billion doses of a coronavirus vaccine, including 400 million for the U.S. and U.K. and 1 billion for those in low- and middle-income countries.
Cafe culture returns to France after lockdown – in pictures
In Paris, contented customers sit outside cafes and sip their morning espressos for the first time in 11 weeks. There are, however, strict rules: bars and restaurants have permission to sprawl across pavements but tables must be 1m apart. In the rest of France, customers can now be served inside while maintaining the same distance
SAY HI, GRANNY
Moment delighted gran finally meets her first grandchild two weeks after he was born during lockdown
A DELIGHTED gran was finally introduced to her first grandchild two weeks after he was born.
Angela Morgan, 65, met little baby Mike in her back garden as son-in-law John held him with his arms outstretched to comply with the two-metre social distancing rules.
On the header, Volunteers prepare groceries for distribution in impromptu outdoor space at the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Center, obtained from https://www.globalsistersreport.org/news/pandemic-provisions-learning-believe-god-will-provide