Episcopal Conference offers the Christmas Novena – Download it here | Episcopal Conference of Colombia

Wed 30 Nov 2022 Representatives of the continental leg of the Synod met in the Vatican The presidents and coordinators of each of the seven regions into which the Continental Phase of the Synod on Synodality has been divided have met in the Vatican, convened by the Synod Secretariat, on November 28 and 29. The … Read more

Film “La Misionera de San José” arrives today in theaters in Colombia

This November 24, the film “La Misioera de San José” will be released in Colombia, which narrates the life of Blessed Mother Petra, a religious who founded the first sanctuary in the world dedicated to the adoptive father of Jesus and whose congregation, dedicated to the care of the most destitute, arrived in the South … Read more

The fight for the lives of women defenders of the environment in Colombia

Bogotá, Nov 22 (EFE).- For Maydany Salcedo, every time oil is extracted from Mother Earth it is as if “the blood of a human being was being taken.” Arguments of this type, in favor of the environment, make this social leader one of the many women in rural Colombia who live under the shadow of … Read more

In Barranquilla the regional meeting of liturgy of the Caribbean Coast concludes | Episcopal Conference of Colombia

Fri 25 Nov 2022 IX National Reconciliation Congress concludes with missionary dispatch At the conclusion of the ninth version of the National Reconciliation Congress, Monsignor Luis José Rueda Aparicio, Archbishop of Bogotá and President of the Episcopal Conference of Colombia, told the more than 450 participants that this closure was a sign of missionary sending, … Read more

The fight of women defenders of the environment in Colombia

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Maribel Arenas Vadillo | Bogotá, (EFE).- For Maydany Salcedo, every time oil is extracted from Mother Earth it is as if “the blood of a human being was being taken.” Arguments of this type, in favor of the environment, make this social leader one of the many women in rural Colombia who live under the … Read more

Colombia: Church vindicates the path of national reconciliation

On the sixth anniversary of the signing of the peace agreements, we share the message of Monsignor Héctor Fabio Henao, delegate for Church-State relations of the Colombian Episcopal Conference, the official representative of the Church to facilitate peace talks. Sebastian Sanson Ferrari – Vatican News November 24, 2016 was a historic day for the Colombian … Read more

The fight for the lives of women defenders of the environment in Colombia

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Bogota, 22 Nov. For Maydany Salcedo, every time oil is extracted from Mother Earth, it is as if “the blood of a human being was being extracted.” Arguments of this type, in favor of the environment, make this social leader one of the many women in rural Colombia who live under the shadow of threats. … Read more

female masculinity | Confidential Colombia

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It is a difficult time to be a man and especially if you are a masculine man. Interest groups raise actions day by day to eliminate masculinity as a natural characteristic of man. Work in which the media, digital networks, governments, social activists and even some sector of the academy itself, manager of many “corrections” … Read more

From this Saturday the Church in Colombia will have a new Blessed

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The Church in Colombia is preparing to celebrate on Saturday the beatification of Mother María Berenice Duque Hencker, religious founder of three congregations and who “all her life lived the joy of the Gospel in a radical way”, serving the most forgotten. Mother Maria Berenice Duke. Credit: Courtesy Little Sisters of the Annunciation. The … Read more

‘In Colombia we have lived with violence’: Clemencia Echeverri

2022 has been a year of great exhibitions. The retrospective of Miguel Ángel Rojas in Casas Riegner, the monumental Bruma by Beatriz González in the Espacio Fragmentosthe different tributes for the 100 years of Ramírez Villamizar, the work of the Chilean Cecilia Vicuña in the Banco de la República, the precious exhibition of Luz Lizarazo … Read more