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What's canonisation and why would Mother Teresa become a saint: All you need to know

Sep 03, 2016

What's canonisation and why would Mother Teresa become a saint: All you need to know

As the sainthood for the widely-beloved Roman Catholic nun, Mother Teresa, will be declared by the Vatican on Sunday, here is what all you should know about the canonisation process.#didyouknow #NewsTracker #Missionaries of Charity #Catholic Church #Pope Francis #Mother Teresa sainthood #Mother Teresa canonisation #Saint Mother Teresa
On Mother Teresa's 106th birthday, Kolkatans believe her work already made her a 'saint'

Aug 26, 2016

On Mother Teresa's 106th birthday, Kolkatans believe her work already made her a 'saint'

Mother Teresa will be canonised by the Catholic Church in a week-long grand ceremony in Rome on 4 September, 2016. #NewsTracker #Rome #Kolkata #Missionaries of Charity #Mother Teresa #Catholic Church #canonisation
France president Francois Hollande to meet Pope Francis over priest killing

Aug 17, 2016

France president Francois Hollande to meet Pope Francis over priest killing

French President Francois Hollande will meet Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday, three weeks after the jihadist murder of a priest in France sent shockwaves through the Catholic Church. #France #NewsTracker #Catholic Church #Bastille Day #Hollande #islamic-state #priest killing
On World Youth Day, Pope Francis to find a Catholic Poland out of step with his vision

Jul 26, 2016

On World Youth Day, Pope Francis to find a Catholic Poland out of step with his vision

Poland is at odds with Pope Francis on the refugee situation, and on climate change bowing to Poland's powerful coalmining lobby. #climate change #Middle East #ConnectTheDots #Poland #Vatican #Catholic Church #Krakow #refugees #Pope Francis #World Youth Day #Polish Church
Italy overrules Church, approves same-sex civil unions

May 12, 2016

Italy overrules Church, approves same-sex civil unions

Italy on 11 May joined the rest of the Western world in extending legal recognition to same-sex relationships with parliament overwhelmingly backing gay civil unions after a long battle to overcome opposition led by the Catholic church. #NewsTracker #Marriage #Italy #Adoption #LGBT rights #Catholic Church #Same-sex union
After 38-year-long struggle, 90-year-old Spanish priest finally gets Indian citizenship

Apr 22, 2016

After 38-year-long struggle, 90-year-old Spanish priest finally gets Indian citizenship

A 90-year-old Spanish Jesuit priest finally had his long-cherished wish of becoming an Indian citizen fulfilled, after a 38-year-long struggle. #NewsTracker #Catholic Church #Spanish priest #Gussi Frederick Sopena
French PM urges cardinal to take responsibility in abuse scandal; Vatican backs cardinal despite fresh attacks

Mar 15, 2016

French PM urges cardinal to take responsibility in abuse scandal; Vatican backs cardinal despite fresh attacks

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Tuesday, urged a cardinal who was accused of covering up the sexual abuse of young boys by a priest, to "take responsibility". The case has deeply embarrassed the French Church. #France #TheySaidIt #Vatican #Sexual abuse #Catholic Church #priests #cardinal #Manuel Valls #Spotlight #French Prime Minister
There is a narrow interpretation of nationalism, growing fundamentalism: Church in India

Mar 10, 2016

There is a narrow interpretation of nationalism, growing fundamentalism: Church in India

The 32nd plenary of the Catholic Bishops Conference of India (CBCI) concluded in Bengaluru on Wednesday and the theme was ‘Response of the Church in India to present day challenges’. #TheySaidIt #Bengaluru #communalism #Catholic Church #Raipur #Church #Saffronisation #CBCI #Church in India #Cardinal Baselios Cleemis
Nuns killed in Yemen are martyrs who gave their blood for the Church, says Pope Francis

Mar 06, 2016

Nuns killed in Yemen are martyrs who gave their blood for the Church, says Pope Francis

The four nuns were among 16 people killed Friday by gunmen who stormed a retirement home run by a charity established by Mother Teresa in Yemen. #NewsTracker #Yemen #Catholic Church #Pope Francis