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Bishops call on U.S. to respond to Middle East refugee crisis+

"We can no longer turn our heads away from the human suffering of our brothers and sisters in the Middle East.”

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Catholic Relief Services Mobilizes Response to Nepal Earthquake+

The initial targets of CRS aid will be the thousands in need of shelter.

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Pope Francis: Growing litany of modern-day martyrs+

“The Church today is a Church of martyrs: they suffer, they give their lives and we receive the blessing of God for their witness.”

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Kidnapped Nigerian girls deserve more than just a hashtag, activist says+

According to Amnesty International, at least 2,000 women have been abducted in 38 mass kidnappings in northeast Nigeria since the start of 2014.

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Pope Francis on Palm Sunday: God humbles Himself for His people+

Read Pope Francis' homily and see photos from Palm Sunday liturgies around the world.

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Pope grieves Pakistan bombings, says world hides Christian persecution+

'Our brothers shed their blood solely because they are Christians.'

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Pope Francis to Iraqi priest: I’ll never leave or forget you+

People in the area “are very happy” to hear about the conversation between the Pope and their priest, Father Benoka said, noting that “they were very struck and said that we really needed this.”

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Update from Caritas Iraq 8/25+

“Time passes so tough and hard on the displaced under the stifling heat suffering from the lack of basic services and cloudy future,” reports Nabil A. Nissan, the executive director of Caritas Iraq, a Catholic organization helping Christians and others...

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Pope calls family of slain US journalist James Foley+

“Jim would never want us to hate or be bitter. We’re praying for the strength to love like he did” Diane Foley, mother of James Foley

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