Aleteia logoAleteia logo
Aleteia
Sunday 11 April |
Saint of the Day: St. Stanislaus of Krakow
home iconChurch
line break icon

An Inside Look at the Synod from the Cardinal of Yangon, Myanmar (Formerly Burma)

Zoe Romanowsky - published on 10/24/15

In many parts of the world, "traditional family values" still prevail

Among Salt and Light Media’s short interviews with participants of the 2015 Synod of Bishops on the Family is this one featuring Charles Cardinal Maung Bo, SDB, the Archbishop of Yangon in Myanmar (often still referred to by its former name, Burma). He speaks about the issues his country faces when it comes to family life and what he has experienced at the synod.
Support Aleteia!

If you’re reading this article, it’s thanks to the generosity of people like you, who have made Aleteia possible.

Here are some numbers:

  • 20 million users around the world read Aleteia.org every month
  • Aleteia is published every day in seven languages: English, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, and Slovenian
  • Each month, readers view more than 50 million pages
  • Nearly 4 million people follow Aleteia on social media
  • Each month, we publish 2,450 articles and around 40 videos
  • We have 60 full time staff and approximately 400 collaborators (writers, translators, photographers, etc.)

As you can imagine, these numbers represent a lot of work. We need you.

Support Aleteia with as little as $1. It only takes a minute. Thank you!

Daily prayer
And today we celebrate...




Top 10
See More
Newsletter
Get Aleteia delivered to your inbox. Subscribe here.