Electronic Resources Provide Papal Papers, Positions, Proselytizings to Parishioners

(Bethesda, MD — September 22, 2015) – Pope Francis’ itinerary during his first visit to the United States – which will take him to Washington, New York, and Philadelphia – is jam-packed. His schedule includes: an address to a joint session of Congress Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception…

Syria Calls for Sanctions over Smallpox

(Damascus, Syria) – Faced with economic sanctions stemming from its civil war, and facing possible airstrikes from the United States, the Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad agreed to the Framework for the Elimination of Syrian Chemical Weapons in September 2013. The ultimate goal of the Framework, negotiated with the United States and Russia, was…