Pope Francis gathers bishops from around the world at the Vatican this week for a hotly-awaited summit on tackling the wave of child sex abuse scandals assailing the Catholic Church.
Kampala Archbishop Cyprian Lwanga has asked the government to release Shs9b for urgent remedial works at Uganda Martyrs Shrine Namugongo ahead of Pope Francis’s expected second visit to Uganda.
Today, Jonathan is looking like a Pope and Wizkid compared to Buhari.
The fact that people are forced to adhere to a certain religion or culture must be rejected Dr. Okoth Josue Allow me space to comment on the recent spiritual trip of Pope Francis to the United Arab Emirates.
Pope France was the first Pope to visit the Arabian Penninsula when he flew to Abu Dhabi, UAE for an international ‘interfaith’ meeting from February 3 to February 5.
His appeal is coming barely one month after he declared that even if the Pope was his running mate, 67 per cent of Christians in Kaduna won't vote for him.
These issues were once more brought to the fore this Tuesday when Pope Francis lamented that Nuns have been and are being sexually abused by Catholic priests and bishops, and that some are being held as sex slaves by otherwise celibate priests.
VATICAN CITY Pope Francis's public admission that priests have used nuns as "sexual slaves", and may still be doing so, marks a new chapter in the abuse crisis rocking the Catholic church.
Pope Francis admitted Tuesday that Catholic priests and bishops had sexually abused nuns, the latest scandal to rock the church.
On Monday, the Pope held talks in Abu Dhabi with Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb — imam of Cairo’s Al-Azhar, Sunni Islam’s prestigious seat of learning.