Posts Tagged ‘the Dicastery for Laity the Family and Life’

Vatican expands child protection to lay movements Comments 0

Monday, July 1st, 2019

The Vatican is making child protection a priority for new movements and lay associations. Its new focus extends its work to eliminate clerical sexual abuse and to strengthen diocesan bishops’ accountability. Last month, the Vatican Dicastery (office) for Laity, the Family and Life met with about 100 representatives of Catholic associations and movements to develop Read more

Charismatic Catholics to get new international organisation Comments 0

Monday, November 5th, 2018

The Vatican has appointed a new body to lead international activities for Charismatic Catholics. “Charis” will combine the two bodies that presently provide leadership for the world’s Charismatic Catholics. These are the International Catholic Charismatic Renewal Service and the Catholic Fraternity of Charismatic Covenant Communities and Fellowships, which will cease to exist on Pentecost Sunday Read more