Feb 23 2024

Feb 23 2024

First reading Ezekiel 18:21-28I prefer to see the wicked man renounce his wickedness and liveThus says the Lord:  ‘If the wicked man renounces all the sins he has committed, respects my laws and is law-abiding and honest, he will certainly live; he will not die. All...
Husband’s cancer leads Japanese woman to faith

Husband’s cancer leads Japanese woman to faith

Junko Kusanagi found support in the form of the priests and laity at her local parish as she deepened her bonds with them (Photo: Mariko Terada / UCA News) By Mariko Terada Feb 22 2024 Junko Kusanagi, 49, lives in Tokyo with her Catholic husband, 53, and nine-year-old...
Caritas Münster stands up for democracy

Caritas Münster stands up for democracy

Demonstration in Münster   By Stefanie Stahlhofen and Linda Bordoni Feb 22 2024 In the face of an increase of supporters of Germany’s populist extreme-right AfD party, the local branch of the Catholic Church’s humanitarian organization Caritas launches a social media...