Author: Caleb SC

Ireland to Reassess Claims of Magdalene Laundries Victims

Women who worked in Ireland’s “Magdalene laundries” but were denied compensation under the state’s Magdalene Restorative Justice programme have won their long-running battle to have their applications reassessed. New legislation will ensure that payments...

Thank God For Emmanuel

By Mgr Francis Mannion – The story that we narrate and celebrate at Christmas needs no rehearsal. We know it by heart. The story has ancient roots in the world before Christ. He who...

Fr Mzingaye Moyo Rest in Peace

Father Mzingaye Moyo of Keimoes-Upington diocese died on the evening of October 29 when he crashed into the back of an unmarked stationary lorry 30km outside Pofadder. Fr Moyo was born on August 8,...

Second Bl John Henry Newman Miracle Approved

Catholic bishops have expressed hope that Pope Francis will canonise Blessed John Henry Newman in 2019 after Vatican medics said the inexplicable healing of a U.S. mother was a miracle attributable to his intercession....

Pope: During Advent, Make Peace, Not War

The Advent season is a time of preparation for the coming of the prince of peace and not a time of making war with those around you, Pope Francis said.