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Reconcile with God, resurrect hope in others, pope urges at Easter+

Easter is a feast of hope, a celebration of God's mercy and a call to pray for and assist all who suffer.

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Kerry declares Islamic State is committing genocide against minorities+

He said Christians often were given the choice of converting to Islam or death, which was a choice between two types of death.

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Pope: Missionaries of Charity killed in Yemen are ‘martyrs of charity’+

Although most Christians have previously fled the country, a handful of Salesian priests and a Missionaries of Charity chose to stay and continue their ministry.

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In Mexico, pope warns against diminishing importance of family+

I prefer a wounded family that makes daily efforts to put love into play to a society that is sick from isolationism and is habitually afraid of love,

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Pope says he was surprised by crowds, joy in Africa+

Pope Francis wraps up six-day trip to Africa.

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Synod report has new emphasis, not changed doctrine, U.S. bishops say+

"You don't have to tell people they have something wrong; they know. Telling them that there is a way out is what they don't know."

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Catholic Aid Workers Continue to Help Families in Iraq+

An estimated 2.6 million people have been uprooted from their homes in Iraq since January 2014.

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World Meeting of Families kicks off in Philadelphia+

The theme of the eighth international World Meeting of Families is "Love is Our Mission, The Family Fully Alive."

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Church agencies highlight growing urgency of Europe’s refugee crisis+

"The church doesn't distinguish between faiths and religions -- we assist everyone on the basis of needs, whatever their background."

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Resilience and Grace Replace Panic and Fear for Middle East Refugees+

‘They have taken our homes,but they will never take our faith.’

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