Posts Tagged ‘Ulaanbaatar Mongolia’

Mongolian Catholics hear of hope in arid desert

Monday, September 4th, 2023
Mongolian Catholics

Pope Francis on Sunday told Mongolian Catholics that only love can truly satisfy our hearts’ thirst. In his historic first visit to Mongolia, the pope spoke to about 2,000 people at Ulaanbaatar’s Steppe Arena and emphasised God’s presence in difficult times. Francis drew parallels with life in Mongolia, where about 30% of the land is Read more

Mongolia cardinal symbol of mission Church

Thursday, June 2nd, 2022
Mongolia new cardinal

Catholic missionaries in Mongolia have expressed their joy over the appointment of Italian Bishop Giorgio Marengo as a new cardinal. “I am surprised and amazed by an unexpected moment of grace, Cardinal-elect Marengo said. “I believe that the pope’s gesture was a missionary gesture, to express attention and care to a small community and to Read more