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June 27, 2016

Orthodox Christian leaders close historic meeting

The leaders of the world’s Orthodox Christian churches ended a historic gathering on the Greek island of Crete on Sunday hoping to repeat the meeting within a decade, despite a…
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AmericasAustraliaEuropeNewsUSAVatican
June 25, 2016

Pope Francis says Brexit vote leaves Europe with a ‘great responsibility’

Pope Francis has said the British decision to leave the European Union leaves a “great responsibility” for all of us to help ensure the “peaceful co-existence” of Europe and the…
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June 25, 2016

I’m still on the Vatican commission, says abuse survivor Peter Saunders

British campaigner Peter Saunders has insisted he is still part of the Vatican’s commission on protecting children from abuse. In a letter published in today’s Catholic Herald, Saunders says that,…
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AmericasAustraliaNewsUSAVatican
June 25, 2016

Faith, tried and true, gives hope for future, Pope tells Armenians

A solid, sorrow-tested Christian faith gives believers the strength to overcome even the most horrific adversity, forgive one’s enemies and live in peace, Pope Francis has said. Arriving in Armenia,…
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June 23, 2016

California churches forced to cover abortion in healthcare plans

A federal agency has determined that California can continue to demand that all health plans under the jurisdiction of the state’s Department of Managed Health Care – “even those purchased…
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June 21, 2016

Maronite bishops: ‘Christian presence in Middle East must be preserved’

Maronite Catholic bishops from around the world warned against plans to partition the Middle East and urged Christians to stand firm and to preserve co-existence with Muslims. In a statement…
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