Churches and protest in Belarus: activism or liberation theology?

The churches in Belarus were rarely visible at political protests in the past – but this changed abruptly in 2020. Both before and after the presidential election in August, a

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David Deane «A Dictator friendly Pope? Lukashenko and Pope Francis»

One of Pope Francis’ most popular metaphors for the Church portrays it as a field hospital, caring for the wounded. Every time he proposes it people, both inside and outside

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Vatican may need to explain what looks like its deal with the devil

ROME – In this Monday’s episode of Crux’s weekly radio show on the Catholic Channel, Sirius XM 129, our managing editor Charles Collins offered a typically brilliant thought exercise. Here it goes:

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Суды над каталіцкімі святарамі ў вігілію Раства

Вікарны біскуп Юры Касабуцкі: Прашу аб малітве за нашых святароў. Ксяндза Віктара Жука і айца Аляксея Варанко. «І святло ў цемры свеціць, і цемра не агарнула яго» (Ян 1,5) У

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Паведамленне Апостальскай Нунцыятуры ў Рэспубліцы Беларусь (BY / RU / EN / IT)

Паведамленне Апостальскай Нунцыятуры ў Рэспубліцы Беларусь Апостальская Нунцыятура ў Рэспубліцы Беларусь паведамляе, што 22 снежня 2020 года з кампетэнтных дзяржаўных органаў атрымала інфармацыю пра тое, што арцыбіскуп Тадэвуш Кандрусевіч не

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The speech by Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya after the prayer for Belarus in Berlin cathedral

Your Excellencies and Eminences, Reverend Priests and Pastors, dear Ladies and Gentlemen, Tonight we have prayed all together in this magnificent cathedral of Berlin. A special prayer was for the

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Berliner Dom. Gebet für Belarus / Малітва за Беларусь у Берлінскім кафедральным саборы

Gebet für Belarus am 3. Sonntag im Advent, 13. Dezember 2020, 18 Uhr Bischöfin Petra Bosse-Huber Erzbischof Dr. Heiner Koch Vertreterinnen und Vertreter aus Weißrussland Domprediger Thomas C. Müller Orgel:

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Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya’s letter to the Holy Father Francis

Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya’s letter to the Holy Father Francis, Bishop and Pope of Rome, inspired by his new encyclical Fratelli Tutti: “Fraternal Society: A Vision For a New Belarus”  Your Holiness,

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Statement of the Christian Vision Group of the Coordination Council regarding the Persecution of Fr Viachaslau Barok

December 3, 2020 Fr Viachaslau Barok, a Roman Catholic priest of St Josaphat Kuntsevych parish in Rasony (Viciebs voblasc, Belarus), a member of the Christian Vision group, was sentenced to

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The letter from clergy and laity to the Belarusian Christians

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Christians of the long-suffering Belarusian land! We, the undersigned, clergy and laity of the Russian Orthodox Church and other local Churches, Roman Catholics, as well as

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