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Pope names Coadjutor Bishop of Taungngu, Myanmar

Pope Francis appoints Msgr. John Saw Gawdy as the Coadjutor Bishop of the Diocese of Taungngu, Myanmar.

Pope Francis appoints Bishop of Tarawa and Nauru

Pope Francis appoints Msgr. Koru Tito as the Bishop of the Diocese of Tarawa and Nauru, in the Republic of Kiribati.

Pope appoints new Bishop of Kilmore, Ireland

Pope Francis appoints Father Martin Hayes as the new Bishop of the Diocese of Kilmore, in Ireland.

Pope sends greetings to Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Pope Francis expresses his spiritual closeness with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, as the Covid-19 pandemic keeps his delegation from making a traditional visit to Rome.

Pope at Angelus: Recognizing Jesus as the living God is secret to happy life

At the Angelus prayer on the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, Pope Francis invites Christians to make their lives a gift and to recognize Jesus as the living God.

Pope at Mass: Let us be challenged by Jesus, like Peter and Paul

On the Solemnity of Sts Peter and Paul, Pope Francis invites us to be builders of unity and prophets of God’s heaven on earth. In keeping with health precautions, the Holy Father celebrated Mass at the “Altar of the Chair” in St Peter’s Basilica, with the participation of a limited number of the faithful.

A Govt that serves and not rules, says new Malawian President

Malawi’s Opposition leader, Reverend Dr Lazarus Chakwera has been sworn in as Malawi’s new President Sunday after he defeated incumbent, Peter Mutharika, in a presidential election rerun.

Poland's president facing challenge in Sunday poll

Poland's president, Andrzej Duda, is seeking a second term in an election Sunday. The ballot will test whether voters share his plans of implementing his agenda, including judicial reforms that the European Union claims undermine democracy.

Pope appeals for peace and support for war-ravaged Syria

As the United Nations warns that Syrian communities are facing an unprecedented hunger crisis, Pope Francis urges nations to fund programs to help support people suffering in the Middle East.

Pope at Angelus: Gratitude is a sign of the kingdom of God

Ahead of the Angelus prayer on Sunday, Pope Francis urges Christians to carry our cross in Jesus’ footsteps with generosity and grateful hearts.