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Category: Vatican News

Charities sow seeds of hope in DRC and across African continent

Pope Francis concludes the second day of his Apostolic Journey to the Democratic Republic of Congo by meeting representatives from several charities in Kinshasa, and...

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Ghana: Cardinal Kuuia Baawobr reported dead

His Eminence Richard Cardinal Kuuia Baawobr, Bishop of Wa, Ghana has been reported dead. The Cardinal is said to have died on Sunday, 27 November 2022. “Our confrere...

BISHOP OF WA, GHANA IS THE NEW SECAM PRESIDENT

His Eminence Richard Kuuia Baawobr, M. Afr., has been elected as the new President of the Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar (SECAM) at the 19th...

“BE A SIGN AND INSTRUMENT OF COMMUNION THAT PROMOTES AUTHENTIC AND LASTING SECURITY” – CARDINAL TAGLE.

His Eminence Luis Antonio Gokim Cardinal Tagle has called on African Bishops and the Church in Africa to be a sign and instrument of communion that promotes authentic...

POPE FRANCIS DENIES RESIGNATION RUMORS, HINTS AT TRIPS TO MOSCOW, KYIV, IN INTERVIEW

Pope Francis has said that he has no plans to resign in the near future. In an interview with Reuters, the Pope dismissed the rumors that a consistory of Cardinals...

YENDI DIOCESE GETS A NEW BISHOP – MONSIGNOR YITIEREH

Reverend Father Matthew Yitiereh has been announced as the new Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Yendi. This announcement of appointment was officially announced...

ARCHBISHOP-EMERITUS KPIEBAYA PASSES ON

Most Rev. Gregory Ebo Kpiebaya, Archbishop-Emeritus of Tamale has returned to his maker. According to a letter sighted by Radio Angelus news, signed by Most Rev. Philip...

I THANK VATICAN FOR MY ELEVATION — MOST REV. BAAWOBR

The Most Reverend Richard Kuuia Baawobr, the Catholic Bishop of Wa, has thanked the Holy Father, Pope Francis, for the trust reposed in him by elevating him to the...

Pope Francis gives new Vatican role to Cardinal Turkson

Pope Francis on Monday appointed Cardinal Peter Turkson as the new chancellor of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences and the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences. The...

Pope Francis to youth in Greece: Don’t be ‘prisoners of the cell phone’

Pope Francis urged young people in Athens on Monday not to be “prisoners of the cell phone,” but to truly share their lives with others. Speaking in a school sports...