News MEDITERRANEAN SEA

THURSDAY 11 JULY 2019, IN TERRIS

Establishing the Unknown Migrant Day

A petition dedicated to the invisible victims we cannot be divided on and whose memory we must honour

DON ALDO BUONAIUTO
Migrants
Y
our Holiness the Pope Francis, Honorable Antonio Guterres, David Sassoli and Giuseppe Conte, do you remember Aylan Kurdi, the three-year-old child wearing a red T-shirt and blue shorts lying on a Turkish beach after drowning? His picture spread around the world, but without teaching us anything. Do you remember the fourteen-year-old teenager travelling to Italy with his school report sewn to his jacket to prove he deserved to live in our country? He died in the Mediterranean Sea, without...
WEDNESDAY 31 MAY 2017, IN TERRIS

THE PROPHETIC VISION OF FATHER DALL’OGLIO

DAMIANO MATTANA
THE PROPHETIC VISION OF FATHER DALL’OGLIO
"Alive and dialoguing". This is the way Father Federico Lombardi, former director of the Press Office of the Holy See, defined Father Paolo Dall’Oglio, Jesuit and founder of the monastic Catholic Syrian community Mar Musa, in Syria, disappeared almost 4 years ago in Raqqa, during the escalation of the Syrian conflict. The priest of the Society of Jesus was the central figure of the afternoon of 29 May in the Centro Astalli, where the journalist Riccardo Cristiano presented his book focusing...
WEDNESDAY 03 MAY 2017, IN TERRIS

Brains in arrival

ALBERTO DI GIGLIO
Brains in arrival
In the Mediterranean Sea: on one part Europe, on the other part Africa. And in the middle: no longer a privileged set of holidays’ postcards but the agonizing cemetery of shipwrecked without a name. In the world: walls that fall down and others which are threatened to be built. Hunger, blood, despair. Protests, populism, wars. Globalisation? Protectionism? Europe? Yes. No. Who knows. Solidarity? Maybe yes, but ... In the succession of so many tragic events and many confused and...
NEWS
Pope Francis and Andrea Riccardi
ANNIVERSARY

Pope calls for a ‘globalization of solidarity’

Francis visited the Sant'Egidio Community on 50th anniversary
Donald Trump
SCHOOL SHOOTINGS

White House: a new plan to prevent school shootings

Trump vows to help arm teachers and backs off raising age for buying guns
Militant groups
BLASPHEMY LAW

Pakistan under pressure to rein in blasphemy law

Frightening things about Pakistan’s blasphemy law
Students against guns
FLORIDA SCHOOL SHOOTING

Florida School shooting: gun bill on governor’s desk

After massacre of 17 people by a teenager
African women
AFRICA

Women, milestone of the Church in Africa

Church of Africa about women
Pope Francis
POPE' APOSTOLIC JOURNEY

Pope Francis in the Baltic countries in September

Pope Francis’ apostolic journey to three Baltic States
Pope Francis on March 8th
MARCH 8TH

International Women's Day: more equality in Church

Hansen, S.J. about the lack of women in leadership roles in the Roman Curia
Vatican’s Clementine Hall
MIGRATION

Pope to Migration Commission: dialogue to end suffering

Francis met the International Catholic Migration Commission