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28 May 2015 Vatican No comments

Beware of 'white-gloved' terrorism, Pope tells Middle East nuns

One day after canonizing the first two Palestinian saints since the early days of Christianity, Pope Francis met with a group of sisters from the Holy Land – ur…

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14 Jul 2016 Europe News USA Vatican No comments

Croats and Serbs meet at Vatican to ‘re-read’ life of wartime Blessed

Croatian and Serbian experts have met at the Vatican to clarify questions about the life of Blessed Alojzije Stepinac – a national hero for Croats and a highly …

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20 Dec 2016 News Comments (2)

Blood of St Januarius fails to liquefy

The failure of the saint's blood to liquefy has become associated with previous disastrous events The blood of St Januarius has failed to liquefy at the expect…

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28 Apr 2016 News No comments

Amoris Laetitia footnote contradicts Church’s tradition, says leading German philosopher

Robert Spaemann said Communion was a 'yes or no' question and that the Pope's document could lead to a schism Robert Spaemann, one of the foremost living Catho…

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27 May 2016 News Comments (1)

Bill seeks to outlaw abortion on the grounds of disability

Bill introduced by Conservative peer Lord Shinkwin would end the abortion up to birth of disabled babies The House of Lords will debate abortion on grounds of …

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09 Jul 2016 News USA Vatican No comments

Stop aid to Pakistani government unless it defends Christians, says Peter Tatchell

The human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell has spoken out after the Pakistan government announced further restrictions on Christians’ civil liberties. Pakist…

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17 Sep 2014 USA No comments

Bishops praise agreement on low-income child care bill

Washington D.C., Sep 17, 2014 / 02:41 pm .- The U.S. bishops’ conference has praised federal lawmakers for reaching an agreement to reauthorize legislation that…

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15 Sep 2014 USA Comments (4)

Catholic League withdraws from St. Patrick's Day Parade

New York City, N.Y., Sep 15, 2014 / 05:39 pm .- Controversy over the New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade continues as the Catholic League has withdrawn its d…

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26 Nov 2016 Articles No comments

Quotes of the Saints - Five saints have a message for you on this Thanksgiving holiday

If you are an American, today is Thanksgiving. Hopefully today you have made a point to attend Mass and to give thanks to God for all His blessings. If you are …

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Russian Orthodox in an icy Epiphany dip (Watch Video)

In Russia men and women have been plunging in freezing water blessed by priest for the Epiphany ritual of submerging themselves in freezing water. They believe that the ritual has healing powers.

Some eastern cities of Russia have seen temperatures as low as -30 Celsius, yet people don’t hesitate to dive into icy rivers. Watch the video below:









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