Society News

The Heart of Life Keeps Beating

The crisis in Venezuela is very real for our Community members in mission there. “In the midst of all the tensions and uncertainties, the heart of life keeps beating,” shares our Sister Maigualida Riera in Barquisimeto.

United in prayer

The whole world is praying for peace on the Korean Peninsula

Working to Ban Nuclear Weapons
Praying for Peace in Japan

At 11:02 in the morning on August 9, 1945, the second nuclear bomb “Fatman” was dropped to Nagasaki. The scale of it was more powerful (x1.5) than “Little Boy" the first bomb that was dropped on Hiroshima. Last month, the United Nations reached its first agreement to ban nuclear weapons. However, many countries like Japan, the U.S., Germany and NATO refused to take part in the negotiation and the vote.