The Catholic Community and Coronavirus in Kyrgyzstan 2020

The Catholic Church and Covid-19 in Kyrgyzstan: Searching to share the Light of Christ in our time The ongoing crisis unleashed by the appearance and spread of Corona virus has seriously affected the society in Kyrgyzstan. Numbers of those infected remain largely unknown, since a significant portion of the infected population has not been tested … [Read more…]

Blessing of construction of the second building

21 October Apostolic Administrator of Kyrgyzstan Fr. Anthony Corcoran SJ and Fr. Remigiusz Kalski SJ, director of Children Rehabilitation Center at Issyk-kul lake (Kyrgyzstan), blessed construction of the second building of the Children Center  MORE…  

Caritas Kyrgyzstan’s main thrust – charity and education

By Robin Gomes Caritas Kyrgyzstan is a new member of Caritas Internationalis (CI), the global federation of over 160 national Catholic charities under the bishops’ conferences worldwide.  Caritas reaches out to the poor, the vulnerable and the excluded, regardless of race or religion, in order to build a more inclusive world based on justice and … [Read more…]

WHEN THE PERIPHERY LOOKS LIKE US

Fr. Paul Hartmann | January 12, 2018 On last March’s Solemnity of the Annunciation, Pope Francis turned to a theme of his papacy —a call to focus on the Church on the periphery. The Holy Father asserted that “God’s new encounter with His people will take place in places we would not normally expect: on the margins … [Read more…]