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Pope Francis on third anniversary of Laudato Si’ | July 10th, 2018

Address of Pope Francis on third anniversary of Laudato Si’ Source: Holy See Pope Francis gave the following address in the Clementine Hall on Friday, to participants at the international conference- ‘Saving our …

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Vatican launches International Conference on ecology | June 28th, 2018

June 27th, 2018 Laudato Sì’, Cardinal Peter Turkson, Saving our Common Home, Source: Vatican Media An International Conference entitled ‘Saving our Common Home and the Future of Life on Earth’ is set to take place in …

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Solemnity of Corpus Christi | June 2nd, 2018

Corpus Christi: Be what you receive by Mary M McGlone 3 June 2018 Some years ago, Franciscan Friar Scott Surrency composed a poem “Can you drink the cup?” and the opening verses pose …

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Cardinal Nichols addresses UN on human trafficking | May 31st, 2018

New York: Cardinal Nichols addresses UN on human trafficking May 25th, 2018 Human Trafficking, Sr Melissa Camardo, Kevin Hyland, Miroslav Lajcak, Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Santa Marta group, Trust is a key component in fighting human trafficking, Cardinal Vincent …

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Tina Beattie reflects on Irish Abortion Referendum | May 28th, 2018

Dr Tina Beattie, Professor of Catholic Studies at the University of Roehampton in London and Director of the Digby Stuart Research Centre for Religion, Society and Human Flourishing writes: Many people …

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Archbishop calls Knock pilgrims to be ‘missionary disciples’ | May 28th, 2018

Archbishop Eamon Martin, Primate of All Ireland, gave the following homily today, Trinity Sunday, entitled ‘Being Missionary Disciples’ to the Armagh diocesan pilgrimage to the National Marian Shrine in Knock. Everyone …

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The Intersection of Environment and Migration | May 22nd, 2018

When Disaster Strikes: The Intersection of Environment and Migration By: Nancy Brouillard McKenzie Today, however, we have to realize that a true ecological approach always becomes a social approach; it must integrate questions …

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At the heart of Africa – fighting human trafficking | May 21st, 2018

Pope Francis repeatedly appeals for concerted efforts on the part of all actors of society to address the root causes of human trafficking and to promote integral human development. He also decries the egoism …

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Consultant obstetrician concerned over “false allegation” | May 15th, 2018

By Sarah Mac Donald – 15 May, 2018 According to Dr Mary Holohan the “medical needs of the mother do not require removal of the Eighth Amendment” but “there appears to be a …

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Share the Journey | April 26th, 2018

Cardinal Tagle: Don’t build walls, we all have migrant blood. Caritas Internationalis is launching a Week of Global Action”as part of its Share the Journey campaign “to make a positive difference …

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