Politics & Society NewsJonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceJune 11, 2019
A senior Dutch priest criticized media reports on the death of a teenager experiencing depression, accusing foreign media of "sensationalizing euthanasia" in his country.
Faith NewsJonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceMay 23, 2019
The Polish bishops' administrative council met in emergency session May 22 and later admitted the church failed to act against clerical sexual abuse.
Faith NewsJonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceMarch 15, 2019
A top Polish Catholic leader, named the first bishops' conference delegate for child protection, welcomed a church report on sexual abuse by clergy in his country and vowed efforts to combat it.
Politics & Society NewsJonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceMarch 15, 2019
The Brussels-based Conference of European Justice and Peace, which is a network of 31 justice and peace commissions established by Catholic bishops' conferences, have voiced concerns about the EU and the need to be vigilant about issues concerning food waste arms exports and other abuses.
Politics & Society NewsJonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceDecember 13, 2018
The Holy See's chief delegate at the United Nations climate talks in Katowice, Poland, urged the development of stronger links among nongovernmental organizations in the drive for a final agreement as the two-week conference near its end.
Politics & Society NewsJonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceDecember 11, 2018
Catholic representatives worked to keep negotiations on track for a comprehensive deal to address global warming as the U.N. climate change conference entered its second and final week in Katowice, Poland.
Politics & Society NewsJonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceDecember 06, 2018
"He has a great capacity for synthesis, and his doors are open to all, whether to those in government or to those in opposition."
Politics & Society NewsJonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceDecember 04, 2018
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said commitment to combat climate change was "felt in all religions," and he praised the "very positive position" of Pope Francis on the issue.
Politics & Society NewsJonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceNovember 30, 2018
Catholics in Ukraine said people fear a full-scale war with Russia, after a naval confrontation prompted the imposition of martial law in Ukraine's eastern regions.