Posts Tagged ‘Morocco earthquake’

Catholic leader in Morocco: It may take years to rebuild after earthquake

Monday, September 18th, 2023

The leader of the Catholic Church in Morocco said this week that material support and prayers will be needed for “months, or maybe even years” after the nation of 37 million was rocked by its worst earthquake in decades. In a Sept 11 interview with Caritas International, Cardinal Cristóbal López Romero, archbishop of Rabat and Read more

Caritas Australia responds to devastating earthquake in Morocco

Thursday, September 14th, 2023

Caritas agencies are responding to the devastating earthquake in Morocco, where over 2,600 lives have been lost and thousands have been injured. The 6.8 magnitude earthquake is the strongest in over a century. Entire buildings have collapsed, and there are reports some remote villages have been completely destroyed, leaving people trapped or homeless. Many families Read more