What's this? / Report Bad Ads
Latest News
Vatican

Vatican launches new website for the Protection of Minors from sex abuse

December 6, 2016. The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors (PCPM) has launched a website to provide the public with information about their mission: "the effective protection of minors and a commitment to ensure their human and spiritual development.”
Pope Francis

These are the names of the 17 new cardinals the pope appointed at the consistory

November 19, 2016. 13 of them are under the age of 80, and thus able to vote in a hypothetical conclave, and four of them are non-electors.
Vatican

Vatican congratulates Trump and hopes his time in office "can truly be fruitful"

November 9, 2016. While speaking to Vatican Radio, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican Secretary of State, congratulated the new president and hoped that his government "can truly be fruitful."

Why was the Council of Europe founded?

2014-11-23

Pope Francis will travel to Strasbourg, France, on November 25 to address the Council of Europe. The mission of this institution is to protect democracy, the Rule of Law and human rights in Europe.

A total of 47 European countries are state members.  

It also has six international observers, which includes Canada, Japan, Israel, the Holy See, Mexico and USA.

This Council was founded on May 5, 1949, with the Treaty of London, to avoid the mistakes that led to World War II. 


MPI/PM
Council of Europe
JM
-PR
Up: AC