The Pope remembers the “saints next door” at Mass on Maundy Thursday

This Easter is going to be lto grayer and atypical for millions of Catholics worldwide due to the coronovarius pandemic, which prevents the celebration of processions through the streets and forces you to follow the masses through the Internet without being able to go to the temples. The restrictions also prevail in the Vatican, where […]

British confinement will spread

United Kingdom Johnson spends his third night in the ICU and his condition improves, according to his spokesmen BY iñigo gurruchaga UK is resigned to that the ‘lockdown’– the confinement of people and closure of non-essential establishments- lasts for more weeks. It is the cover of most newspapers this morning. And it is accompanied by […]

Germany hopes to ease measures after Easter

Germany The High Administrative Court of Berlin-Brandenburg confirms the prohibition to celebrate masses BY JUAN CARLOS BARRENA Federal Health Minister Jens Spahn considers possible start easing restrictions dictated to curb the coronavirus epidemic after Easter. In the number of infections there is a “positive trend” that should be further developed, the minister told the Handelsbatt […]

Classic films and news for an atypical Easter

Television enters the scene from today to liven up the most homely Easter, the first confined, with content related to these days, and others more novel. The 1 premieres tonight of Holy Thursday at 10:05 p.m. the first two chapters of the eight that make up the miniseries ‘The name of the rose’, based on […]

The postponement of Sant Jordi postpones the publication of new books

The publishing houses have had to postpone their news due to the crisis of COVID-19, which has affected many of the dishes planned for St. George’s Day which, as announced, is postponed to before the summer.The publishers said yesterday that they are relocating to new bookstores, depending on the evolution of the health crisis, and […]

First Holy Week without pilgrims in Jerusalem

Jerusalem begins a Holy Week that, due to the restrictions that are in force to stop the coronavirus, it will be “something new that we have never experienced before and that asks us to find new forms of celebration», Advanced the apostolic administrator of the Latin Patriarchate, Monsignor Pierbattista Pizzaballa. To begin with, today the […]

Cucut de Torroella did not celebrate the Literary Snack before Sant Jordi this year

The bookstore El Cucut de Torroella de Montgrí has ​​decided suspend its traditional Literary Snack until next year. The snack, one of the most important cultural events in the Empordà before Sant Jordi, had to celebrate its tenth edition on Thursday 9thApril, an appointment that will finally move to 2021. The Literary Snack is a […]

Marina’s plastic work, the viral poster for Easter

No one will forget Easter 2020. Neither did Marina Becerra, a 16-year-old young woman from Seville who inadvertently became the protagonist of a Sevillian Easter in which there will be no processions, but the devotion of the confraternities of the different brotherhoods will continue. That was precisely what led Marina to do this unofficial poster, […]