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Gaudete et Exsultate | April 13th, 2018

The publication of Pope Francis’s third apostolic exhortation, Gaudete et exsultate, has been widely welcomed. The exhortation, dated March 19, is on the call to holiness in today’s world. Church leaders have …

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Help avert catastrophe in D.R.C. | April 13th, 2018

DR Congo: Funding urgently needed to avert catastrophe says CAFOD At a UN Pledging Conference on Friday, 13 April, in Geneva, international aid donors will be battling to raise the profile …

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Catholic sisters serve ‘where no one else will dare go,’ UISG leader says | April 12th, 2018

By Joshua J. McElwee Apr. 11, 2018 Rome, Italy Catholic women religious around the world are heeding Pope Francis’ call to serve those most in need and going “where no one else will …

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Former migrant and Muslim wins Columban Competition | March 16th, 2018

By: Ellen Teague A former migrant and Muslim has won the Columban Young Journalists Competition (print) in Britain with her article ‘I was a stranger and you made me welcome’. Sixteen-year-old Ahlaam …

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Vatican diplomat on contribution of men and women to society | March 9th, 2018

In his International Women’s Day address to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Mgr Janusz S Urbańczyk Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office on Gender Issues, said …

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International Women’s Day address | March 9th, 2018

Mary McAleese, former President of Ireland, gave the following address at the Voices of Faith International Women’s Day Conference, 2018 on the theme ‘Why women matter’ – held at the …

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