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Final Profession of Sr. Liezl Steves | December 1st, 2017

The Holy Family members in the Philippines – Apostolic Sisters, Lay Associates, Priest Associates – are pleased to announce that Sr. Liezl Steves will pronounce her final vows on 18 December. …

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Vatican initiatives for first World Day of Poor | November 14th, 2017

This Sunday, November 19th marks the first World Day of the Poor, which Pope Francis called for at the conclusion of the Jubilee Year of Mercy. The Pontifical Council for New Evangelisation on …

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Pope calls for abolition of nuclear weapons | November 11th, 2017

Pope Francis addressed the participants in an international symposium on disarmament and development on Friday. The two-day event has been organized by the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, in …

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Mary Robinson on Church role in combatting climate change | November 10th, 2017

At the COP23 climate conference, taking place in the German city of Bonn, leaders from almost 200 countries are working on a detailed ‘rule book’ to try and help implement the landmark …

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COP23 | November 5th, 2017

COP23 is the informal name for the 23rd Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The UNFCCC was adopted in 1992 at the …

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International Day for Eradication of Poverty | October 17th, 2017

Answering the call to end poverty By: Sister Gillian Price In anticipation of the first World Day of the Poor Pope Francis invited people around the world to love and cater for the …

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