Since health regulations remain in place in many areas to protect the elderly, we join young people from around the world in sending a hug to the older people of their parish or neighborhood who may be experiencing loneliness.
(Colombo, Sri Lanka) The Region of Colombo celebrated the opening of a new missionary community and outreach on Sunday, July 12, by accepting the pastoral responsibility for the parish of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary, Hewadiwela in the Diocese of Ratnapura.
The photo spoke volumes – Pope Francis speaking on 27 March to the completely empty square in front of St Peter’s in Rome. Isolated and alone, like so many others due to the coronavirus outbreak, he epitomised the dilemmas we face as the crisis spreads everywhere. An estimated 11 million people reportedly listened to him[…]
Join Redemptorist from around the world in celebrating Laudato Si’ Week beginning May 16 and ending on May 24th. Five years ago, Pope Francis issued Laudato Si. That encyclical, on the environment, called for an ‘ecological conversion’, meaning a deep communion with all things that surround us. In that prophetic document, we have a blueprint[…]