Interview of Card. Patrick D’Rozario, Archbishop of Dhaka

To: Dr. BurkhardJürgens, KATHOLISCHE NACHRICHTEN-AGENTUR GMBH Redaktion Rom, ViadelleFornaci, 29/5, I – 00165 Roma Could you give me some hint which places/dioceses the Holy Father is expected to visit? The Catholic Bishops Conference has invited the Holy Father to Bangladesh. As far as we foresee most of the programs will be in the Capital City of Dhaka under the Dhaka Archdiocese.  His visit is seen both as State Visit as well as pastoral visit to

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CRIES OF ROHINGYAS – CRIES OF HUMANITY

Humanity is being attacked in the world by so many people, in so many places and in so many ways. The latest attack and a crime against humanity on the Rohingya community in Rakhaine state of Myanmar has resulted in a huge exodus of people numbering more than 500,000 leaving their homeland and entering into Bangladesh without dreams or hopes for future, wishing only to save their lives from these sudden inhuman atrocities. Despite these attacks, our humanity is not totally destroyed. As an example par excellence, Bangladesh has not only

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Interview with Fabio Marchese Ragona

(An Italian Catholic journalist accredited to the Holy See Press Office) 1) Why did you decide to become a priest? Reply: For me, it was call from God which was gradually revealed to me through my parents with whom I attended the daily Masses as a little boy; it was also revealed through the priests and Religious Brothers who served our parish at that time. In school days I just wanted to be like the

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Interview Given to Asia News

Cardinal Patrick D’Rozario, csc. How do you welcome the news of Pope Francis’ visit (to Bangladesh)? It is in the first part of the year 2016 that the Honourable Prime Minister  and the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Bangladesh invited His Holiness Pope Francis to visit Bangladesh.  His intended visit was mentioned already a year ago.  Since then we have been waiting for the official announcement which came on 28th August.  With the news that the

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