Cardinal Tagle celebrates his first Mass with Caritas

Por |17 May 2015|

“If there is any power we should exercise,” said Cardinal Tagle, “it’s the power of love and goodness.”

Caritas assembly ends with bold vision to care for creation

Por |17 May 2015|

Caritas Internationalis’ General Assembly has closed with member organisations adopting a vision of “One Human Family, Caring for Creation”.

New president of Caritas Africa shares vision for the poor

Por |17 May 2015|

Archbishop Gabriel Justice Yaw Anokye of Kumasi, Ghana is the newly elected President of Caritas Africa. In this interview, he shares his vision of a Church for the poor in Africa.
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    ‘Personal attitude’ and Christian identity key to Caritas work, says Vatican Secretary of State

‘Personal attitude’ and Christian identity key to Caritas work, says Vatican Secretary of State

Por |16 May 2015|

"Shaking someone's hand, looking into their eyes, offering a friendly presence, saving a person from loneliness--these should be the concern of Caritas," said Cardinal Pietro Parolin during a homily at a Mass for Caritas clergy and staff.
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    Cardinal Turkson on climate change and its effects on human development

Cardinal Turkson on climate change and its effects on human development

Por |15 May 2015|

Cardinal Turkson spoke about some of the most far-reaching changes facing the world today, looking at trends in climate change and its huge effect on human development, especially the poor who suffer the most from the consequences of climate change.

Cardinal Tagle elected president of Caritas Internationalis

Por |14 May 2015|

Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle of Manila, Philippines has been elected as the new president of Caritas Internationalis at the confederation's 20th General Assembly in Rome.
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    Strong Caritas in South Sudan: An interview with Gabriel Yai Avop

Strong Caritas in South Sudan: An interview with Gabriel Yai Avop

Por |14 May 2015|

Interview with Gabriel Yai Avop, Director of Caritas South Sudan, the newest Caritas member which the Caritas Confederation voted unanimously to join the network.
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    Caritas leaders share vision for future as General Assembly begins

Caritas leaders share vision for future as General Assembly begins

Por |13 May 2015|

“We must keep the poor at the centre of our work as Caritas,” said outgoing Caritas president Cardinal Oscar Rodríguez Maradiaga at a press conference in Rome that opened the Catholic humanitarian network’s 20th General Assembly.
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    Caritas da la bienvenida a Sudán del Sur como miembro nº 165

Caritas da la bienvenida a Sudán del Sur como miembro nº 165

Por |13 May 2015|

En 2015, Caritas recibe a Sudán del Sur como su miembro más reciente. El pequeño país africano obtuvo la independencia en 2011 y su gente está ahora pasando por las alegrías y por las fatigas que conlleva la creación de una nueva nación.

En la Expo 2015 de Milán se celebra el Día de Caritas

Por |13 May 2015|

El 19 de mayo, la red humanitaria mundial de la Iglesia católica será el tema central del 'Día de Caritas' en la Exposición Universal de Milán (Italia).

Pope Francis opens Caritas General Assembly

Por |13 May 2015|

In Mass celebrated for the opening of Caritas’ General Assembly, Pope Francis spoke of our responsibility to look after the planet and to feed the hungry.

Second major earthquake hits Nepal

Por |12 May 2015|

Nepal was rocked by a strong earthquake today, two weeks after a massive quake hit the Asian country. Caritas teams are looking to respond.
  • Cardinal Rodríguez Maradiaga will step down as president after eight years. Candidates for president are Archbishop Youssef Soueif, president of Caritas Cyprus and Cardinal Luis Tagle, Archbishop of Manila. Photo by Elodie Perriot/Caritas
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    El Papa Francisco inaugurará la Asamblea General de Caritas Internationalis sobre el cuidado de la creación

El Papa Francisco inaugurará la Asamblea General de Caritas Internationalis sobre el cuidado de la creación

Por |12 May 2015|

Un importante encuentro de las organizaciones de Caritas Internationalis alrededor del mundo da inicio el 12 de mayo con una misa especial que será celebrada por el Papa Francisco en la Basílica de San Pedro.

Caritas reaches families of Nepalese migrant workers

Por |11 May 2015|

Caritas reaches remote villages in Nepal were a third of the population have families living abroad as migrant workers.

Remote areas in Nepal still need aid

Por |9 May 2015|

Caritas teams travelling through Sindhupalchok from Kathmandu up to the Tibetan border to identify the needs of the people find horrific levels of destruction and people still needing help.