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Phan Thiết Catholics Celebrate New Year with Poor Families

Ngoc Lan Ho Chi Minh City (AsiaNews) – Lunar New Year (Tết) celebrations, which this year fall during Lent, are for Vietnamese Catholics an opportunity...

Priests and Nuns Achieve an Integral and Rigorous Translation of the Bible

J.B. An Dang Ho Chi Minh City (AsiaNews) – “A new translation of the Bible is about to be completed, the fruit of an integral...

Marian Devotees Told to Learn From Dogs’ Qualities

Vietnamese bishop tells Tết pilgrims that faithfulness, geniality and watchfulness are important for family life. Marian pilgrims in Vietnam have been asked to follow the...

Blogger Hoàng Đức Binh Sentenced to 14 Years in Prison

Hanoi (AsiaNews/Agencies) – A Vietnamese court sentenced a prominent environmental blogger to 14 years for abusing his democratic freedom and opposing officials on duty,...

Activists Demand Release Of Jailed Vietnam Dissidents

Rights and democracy activists have petitioned top Vietnamese government officials to free all prisoners of conscience jailed for dissident views. They said more than 170...

Catholics Offer Food Aid to Struggling Farmers During Tet

Humanitarian Aid Dispensed to Those Undone by Last Year’s Floods in Central Vietnam ucanews.com reporter, Hue Vietnam Catholics from parishes in a central Vietnamese province have...

Vatican Delegation Visits Vietnam

A Vatican delegation has discussed nominations for a Vatican envoy and for bishops for vacant dioceses with Vietnam’s government. The Vatican delegation led by Monsignor...

Phái đoàn Vatican thăm viếng Việt Nam

Một phái đoàn ngoại giao của Tòa thánh Vatican, dưới dự hướng dẫn của Đức ông Antoine Camilleri, thứ trưởng ngoại giao Vatican, đã...

Vietnam court Upholds Jail Term for Catholic Activist

An appeals court in Vietnam has been criticized for upholding a five-year prison sentence for a jailed Catholic activist. The People’s Court of Nghe An...

Vietnam Clinic Wins Praise for 25 Years of Service

Government officials and people of other faiths have commended nuns and health-care givers from a charity clinic for giving love and care to poor...