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A new law that comes into effect next year, will force priests in parts of Australia to break the seal of confession or face criminal charges. ...read more
The escalating violence in Nigeria seems to have two very distinctive combatants: Muslims and Christians. Is there a holy war brewing in that country? Here's what the former President of the Nigerian Bishops' Conference had to say. ...read more
In today's episode of Perspectives Daily, we have a sneak-peak at the new theme for the 2019 Synod of Bishops. Here are the stories that we covered on todays program. - "Envy is a deadly poison", was the message from the Pope's weekly Angelus address. - The Vatican released the 2019 Synod prepatory document - Deacon Pedro Guevara-Mann talks to the delegate from the Chinese Episcopal Conference of Hong Knog at a press conference on World Youth Day. - The much anticipated theme song for the 2019 WYD is finally out. ...read more
Welcome to S+L’s Weekly News Round-Up. As part of my job, I come across many interesting Catholic news stories on a daily basis. Some of them I’ll cover on Perspectives Daily and the others I’d like to share with you on this blog.  This column is where I’ll point out some of the more interesting ...read more
On today’s episode of Perspectives Daily, we look at the following stories: What the pope said during his morning Mass as Casa Santa Marta. Why Catholic sacraments are temporarily halted in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Vatican is receiving backlash from the German bishops after the Pope’s decision last week about inter-communion. See how ...read more
On today's episode of Perspectives Daily, we look at the story of another Catholic priest who was shot in Manila today. Is the Philippines really the second most deadliest country for activists? Here are the stories that we covered today. ...read more