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Church leaders call Philippine church attack ‘heinous and evil’ terrorism+

The attack "on a sacred day and at a sacred moment of worship" was "the action of evil people with utter disregard for the sacredness of human life and of human dignity."

Read More+ 7 months ago
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Panamanian prelate to World Youth Day pilgrims: Make the adults nervous+

'Don't be afraid, be courageous to be a saint in today's world.'

Read More+ 7 months ago
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World Youth Day underway in Panama City+

Bishop Robert Brennan is leading a contingent of pilgrims from the Diocese of Rockville Centre.

Read More+ 7 months ago
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Woman religious in war-torn Syria focuses on rebuilding, healing+

The focus is on "supporting our people and letting them stand in dignity to start a new life...rebuilding the heart and soul" is the bigger challenge.

Read More+ 9 months ago
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Meeting the challenge: Bishops say synod can make a difference+

Sister Briana Santiago, a member of the Apostles of the Interior Life from San Antonio, and Cardinal Carlos Aguiar Retes of Mexico City arrive for a news conference to discuss the Synod of Bishops on young people, the faith and...

Read More+ 11 months ago
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Catholics collect aid for victims of deadly Indonesian earthquake+

The magnitude 6.4 quake struck the island July 29, killing at least 16 people, injuring 355 others and forcing more than 5,100 people from their homes.

Read More+ 1 year ago
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Nicaraguan bishops to pray for exorcism as violence continues+

The bishops said July 20 would be a day of prayer and fasting "as an act of atonement for the profanation carried out in recent months against God."

Read More+ 1 year ago
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Pope prays for victims of Guatemala volcano disaster+

Catholic Relief Services is accepting donations for emergency relief.

Read More+ 1 year ago
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Voters in Ireland pave way for abortion on demand+

"Abortion was wrong yesterday. It remains wrong today. The constitution has changed, but the facts have not."

Read More+ 1 year ago
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Jerusalem archbishop calls for prayers for peace as violence increases+

"We must truly pray to the Spirit to change our hearts to better understand his will and to give us the strength to continue to work for justice and peace."

Read More+ 1 year ago