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Pope Francis’ speech at WYD 2019 opening ceremony | January 26th, 2019

Exuberant crowds greeted Pope Francis yesterday, when he arrived at the Santa Marta La Antigua Field in Panama City for the Official Welcome and Opening Ceremony of World Youth Day …

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Wetminister: Renate launches Report on Child Trafficking | January 24th, 2019

Srs Bernadette Morton, Imelda Poole, Bernadette Briffa, DMB Foundation, Anne Kelleher, Renate The anti-slavery network RENATE (Religious in Europe Networking Against Trafficking and Exploitation) gathered at a reception today in the …

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Pakistan commemorates 800th Anniversary of meeting between St Francis and Sultan | January 16th, 2019

Pakistan: Christians and Muslims commemorate 800th anniversary of meeting between St Francis and Sultan   Source: Fides To commemorate the historic encounter between St Francis of Assisi with the Sultan of Egypt, AL-Kamil in …

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JRS Comment on UK Government response to Channel-crossing refugees | January 3rd, 2019

JRS: Government response to those crossing Channel in search of safety is deeply troubling  In the following statement, Jesuit Refugee Service UK expresses grave concern over the Home Secretary Sajid Javid’s …

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Christian Aid criticises USA, Saudi and China attacks on human rights at climate talks | December 11th, 2018

On International Human Rights Day, Christian Aid criticised countries including the USA, Saudi Arabia, India and China for trying to remove references to human rights from the Paris Rulebook being …

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70th Anniversary of Universal Declaration of Human Rights | December 11th, 2018

COMECE on 70th Anniversary of Universal Declaration of Human Rights HE Mgr Theodorus CM Hoogenboom, President of the Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the EU (COMECE) Legal Affairs Commission issued …

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Second World Day of the Poor 2018 | November 12th, 2018

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS SECOND WORLD DAY OF THE POOR 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time 18 November 2018   This poor man cried, and the Lord heard him   1. “This poor man cried, and …

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Youth Synod: Becoming digital missionaries | October 18th, 2018

Source: Vatican Media Today at the Synod Bishops on Young People briefing the press were told that a repeated theme in conversation in the Synod assembly was how the Church can be …

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At the Synod for Youth | October 9th, 2018

Youth Synod focuses on sexual abuse, role of women By: Russell Pollitt SJSource: Vatican Media Three participants at the Synod of Bishops on Youth attended the daily press briefing on Monday and addressed the …

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Season of Creation ends but the journey continues | October 4th, 2018

Source: Global Catholic Climate Movement The Season of Creation is a special time of action and prayer for Christians everywhere. Over the past month, we’ve walked towards better care of creation. In …

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