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Br. Mauro Jöhri - Easter Greetings Dear Brothers, It’s Easter, the day of the Resurrection, and I want to extend best wishes. Behind me you see a scene: Jesus sends the disciples in mission. It could also be the scene of Jesus walking with the disciples of Emmaus…Those two men

Inform, Integrate, and Inspire. Meeting of the International Commission of JPIC

ROME, Italy – The recently formed General Commission of Justice, Peace, and Integrity of Creation met from March 10-12 at the General Curia (International College).

Resignation of the Bishop of Drohiczyn (Poland) and Appointment of Successor

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of the pastoral government of the diocese of Drohiczyn (Poland) presented by Most Rev. Antoni Pacyfik Dydycz, O.F.M. Cap., in conformity with Can. 401 § 1 of the Code of Canon Law. The Holy Father has named as bishop of Drohiczyn (Poland),

Custody of Venezuela - Elections

CU: Ramón Morillo Morales 1C: Ricardo Granados Manchola 2C: Mario Salgueiro Jiménez 3C: Carlos Caripá Caripá 4C: Sandalio Ramasco Cabeza Elected: 25-27.3. 2014 Place: La Chiquinquirá (Caracas) President: Benjamín Echeverría Martínez, Min. prov.  

Bishop Jiři Pad’our, OFMCap - resignation

VATICAN CITY -  The Holy Father has accepted the resignation from the office of Bishop of the diocese of České Budějovice (Czech Republic),presented by His Excellency Jiři Pad’our OFMCap, in conformity with can. 401 § 2 of the Code of Canon Law.   Bulletin




General Curia

Fraternity, Minister General and Councillors, Offices and Services, Commissions and Councils, Fraternal Collaboration between Circumscriptions...

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