January 17, 2021
FN-1-2018

Fraternus Nuntius 1/2018

The new newsletter, covering January through March, 2018, is now available >>>. In this issue, we have various news items (pp. 6-12): the meeting of...
Asís

Italy: Assisi—Day of Prayer for Peace

On Friday, April 27, 2018, the ecclesial and civil authorities of the city of Assisi organized a day of prayer for peace in Syria. The...
Presidente

Warsaw: President of Poland Given Relics of Pariacoto Martyrs

The President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej DUDA, was given relics of Poland’s first blessed missionary martyrs, Friars Zbigniew STRZAŁKOWSKI and Michał TOMASZEK....

Poland: Music Album to Benefit Peace

The spokesman for the Conventual Franciscan Province in Cracow, Poland, reports there is a new and interesting musical initiative in Poland. The band "Jaspis" has...
Jamusukro

Worldwide: Twelve Stars in Mary’s Crown

In his Message for the World Day of Peace in 2004, John Paul II made this appeal: “Humanity needs now more than ever to...

Prayer for Missionary Martyrs

On Saturday, March 24, 2018, the Church celebrated a day of commemoration and prayer for contemporary missionary martyrs. This is a special day in...

Vatican: New Conventual Judge

On Thursday 22 March 2018, Pope Francis appointed three new judges of the Ecclesiastical Court of the Vicariate of Vatican City. One of them...

Rome / Seraphicum: Feast of the Faculty

On Wednesday, March 14, 2018, the feast of the Pontifical Theological Faculty of St. Bonaventure (Seraphicum) was held in honor of the Faculty’s patron...

Vatican: “24 Hours for the Lord”

On Friday, March 9, 2018, a penitential liturgy took place, along with the Sacrament of Reconciliation, at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican. The...

Vatican: Feast of the College of Penitentiaries

February 22 is the liturgical feast of the Chair of Peter, Apostle. Each year on that date, the Apostolic College of Minor Penitentiaries in...