The Catholic Pope is certainly one of the most respected religious leaders in the entire universe. This is because his office gives him leadership over the entire Catholic Church. The holiness of the Pope means that so many people dream of having the opportunity to meet with him personally.
Based on a fresh report by the VOA News, Sister Gloria Cecilia Narvaez who is a Colombian Nun has regained her freedom after spending over four years in captivity. Sister Narvaez was said to have been Kidnapped by some Malian Jihadists between the border of Mali and Burkina Faso on the 7th of February, 2017.
The hunger for popularity and people following a particular trend has become a concern to so many, and something to talk about in modern days. You must have observed that the entertainment industry has grown more in the 21st century than it has in time past, because most people now want to trend and become successful through one medium or the other.
Police nab 2 female weapons movers terrorising Kaduna, environs Abuja—Two ladies were among 34 criminal suspects paraded, yesterday, by the Police at Force Headquarters, Abuja over criminal conspiracy, armed robbery, kidnapping, culpable homicide, car theft and possession of illegal weapons. (Photos Credit: Vanguard)
One of the basic principles of peaceful coexistence among the adherents of Christian and Islamic religion is tolerance and respect for one another. This is because we all worship one and supreme being regardless of our differences. Lack of religious tolerance would only lead to disorderliness in our society.
Although most Catholic Popes usually hold the office until their deaths, it is however true that holding the office is not a do or die affair as some Popes have resigned due to certain circumstances. Photo credit: EWN Incidences of resignation of Catholic popes are however very rare as only one pope has resigned the office since 1415 till date.
Yesterday, it was made known that Ernest Johnson, who happens to be a black man was executed by injection in the United States of America, despite plea from Pope Francis and some lawmakers for Ernest not to be killed. Ernest Johnson's Crime... On the 12th of February, 1994, Johnson decided to rob a convenience store, where he was their frequent customer, so that he could get money to buy drugs for himself and due to that, he decided to borrow a 25-caliber pistol from his girlfriend's son and on the day he carried out the plan, he waited for their last customer to leave before bringing out the borrowed gun and pointing it to the three staffers that were on duty.
France Prime minister, Jean Castex met Pope Francis at the Vatican on Monday. During the visit to Rome, France Prime minister, Jean Castex was spotted presenting Lionel Messi's Paris Saint-Germain Shirt to Pope Francis. Paris Saint-Germain football club has sent message to France Prime Minister,Jean Castex thanking him.
Pope Francis, represented by the Apostolic Nuncio to Nigeria, Most Rev Filipazzi Antonio, today called on Catholics across the globe to root out the seed of division and discord in the Catholic community. The Pope representative spoke in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State capital during the ordination and installation of Rev Peter Chukwu as the third Catholic Bishop of Abakaliki following the retirement of Rev Michael Okoro, the Bishop Emeritus of the Diocese.
2 Killed, 12 Injured As Taliban-Afghan Crisis Intensifies According to Sonam Mahajan, the Taliban have killed two civilians, injured a dozen in Jalalabad and hundreds of Afghans staged protests, took down the Taliban flag and reinstalled the Afghanistan flag at the city centre despite the firing.
The head of Roman Catholic Church Pope Francis has lamented the security situation in Nigeria especially the killings that happened last week in Kaduna. Recently, the worsening security in Nigeria is beginning to gain international recognition with Roman Catholic Pope, Pope Francis being the latest to add his voice to the international call that the incessant killings across the country should be halted.
Pope Francis has made an appeal to the Federal Government of Nigeria to find ways to end the killings in the country. The pope made the appeal at his usual Wednesday General Audience in the Vatican on Wednesday, September 29. He called on the Federal Government to guarantee the safety of all Nigerian citizens as he sent words of comfort and consolation to all Nigerians, including the victims of the unfortunate attacks in Madamai Abun Village in Kaura local government area of the Southern part of Kaduna state, where suspected islamist militias allegedly ravaged the community, killed 34 persons and injured many.
Pope Francis was said to have received over three Christian families in the hall of former Pope Paul VI. A woman who was the mother of four children tried to offer Pope Francis the ring of her husband who was killed in Afghanistan by the Taliban, the supreme pontiff accepted the ring but he then told her to keep the ring as a sign of friendship and hope, more of a remembrance.
Nigeria is supposed to be a great nation. The country has all it takes to be in front, but it is still behind. Most people now see the country as a dream killer. They believe that in order to fulfill their dreams, they must go away from the country.
Pope Francis who is the head of the Catholic Church and also the king of the Holy See has on Thursday received the outgoing German Chancellor whose name is Angela Merkel as she paid a farewell visit to him in the Vatican city. She would also be having talks with the Italian prime minister whose name is Mario Draghi.
The Vicar of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis has said in an interview that the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan was not examined totally. According to the Supreme pontiff, he said that the United States failed to see the possible outcome of their action when made.
The supreme pontiff of the Catholic Church who is also the Vicar of Christ on earth has told president Muhammadu Buhari to end the killings which are going on in Nigeria. The Pope said that the killings were senseless killings by jihadists and called on the federal government to ensure the protection of lives and properties in the country.
A lot of great men and woman were once living. During their time, they were known for their exceptional personalities that differentiated them from others. These powerful men conquered many nations and made so many countries to crumble before them. People like Valadin Putin of Russia, Donald Trump of United States of America, Pope Francis, Joe Biden, President of China and the Queen of England are known as the most powerful people in the world currently.
The man acknowledged by many to be the greatest of all time (GOAT) in the world of football, Lionel Messi, has decided to honor the Catholic priest, pope Francis with one of his Paris saint Germain jersey. [Image source: Google] Pope Francis has always been known to be a fan of football as he has shown his interest in the game and players in several occasions.
According to the Vatican News Agency, Pope Francis has made an appeal on behalf of migrants on Sunday. He was calling on the international community to stop deporting migrants to unsafe countries. In his words, he expressed his closeness to the numerous migrants, refugees and those in need of protection in Libya.