NewsUSAVatican
March 9, 2017

Four Ethiopia nuns killed in car crash on the way to a funeral

The Church in Ethiopia is mourning the deaths of four religious sisters who died in a car accident that critically injured three other sisters. The accident involved members of the…
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March 9, 2017

More than 200 Korean martyrs are up for beatification

The first Bishop of Pyongyang, an American born-bishop, and numerous priests and laity are among the 213 who could be beatified and advanced on the process to sainthood under a…
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March 9, 2017

For women, Vatican's new female advisory group 'a good start'

A new advisory group for the Pontifical Council for Culture is being hailed as the beginning of a greater representation of women in leadership at the Vatican. On March 7…
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March 8, 2017

This priest says Adoration has made Juarez a safer city

Juarez, located in the state of Chihuahua in northern Mexico, was considered from 2008 to 2010 to be one of the the most dangerous cities in the world, due to…
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March 7, 2017

Pope Francis shares special sacred music message

Pope Francis said Saturday that while liturgical music has often struggled to live up to the quality and beauty the mystery of the Eucharist requires, we can promote its renewal…
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March 3, 2017

Exorcists warn against Wiccan spell to bind Donald Trump

Witches in the U.S. are offering a solution to those who say Donald Trump is not their president: cast a spell on him. It’s a planned monthly event that began…
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Middle EastNewsUSAVatican
March 3, 2017

Heartbreaking Lenten letter from Syria describes the 5 main horrors of the Syrian Civil War

Archbishop Samir Nassar, the Marionite Archbishop of Damascus, wrote a pastoral letter on Ash Monday, the day Lent begins in the Eastern and Oriental Catholic Church. In the letter, Archbishop…
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March 2, 2017

Spanish prison ministry offers rehabilitation, conversion and hope

The prison ministry founded by a Spanish Jesuit in the 1960s has had such fruits as a group of inmates donating their own money to help the needy at Christmas,…
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NewsUSAVatican
March 2, 2017

Pope Francis has a special message this Lent, and here it is

In his message for Lent 2017, Pope Francis reminded the faithful that they should heed the Scriptures and treat each human person they encounter as a gift. “Lent is the…
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February 14, 2017

This couple gave to persecuted Christians, and Pope Francis responded

Josefa Rodríguez and Amaro Pesquero were not expecting to receive a letter from Pope Francis. But that's exactly what happened last September, when the Pope himself thanked them in his…
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