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January 29, 2016

Catholic bishops of Germany and Austria calls on Europe's Catholics not to turn their back on refugees amid new restrictions

Issuing a broad appeal to Catholics in Germany and Austria, Catholic officials in both countries have made a special appeal on behalf of refugees from Syria and the Middle East,…
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AmericasAustraliaNews
December 16, 2015

The Holy Door of North America’s first parish reopened for the Jubilee Year of Mercy

The Holy Door of North America’s first parish was reopened at Notre-Dame Cathedral, Quebec, for the Jubilee Year of Mercy over the weekend by the Archbishop of Quebec, Cardinal Gerald Lacroix.…
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AustraliaNews
November 6, 2015

RTÉ {Radio Telefis Éireann} plans to make Angelus slot accessible to ‘all faiths and none’.

RTÉ  plans to revamp the Angelus to make it accessible to “people of all faiths and none”.This has been described as discriminatory because it would always remain a Catholic call…
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AustraliaNews
October 20, 2015

New pastoral approach does not change doctrine, Australian archbishop says

Archbishop Mark Coleridge has called for 'a new kind of pastoral creativity' While Church doctrine must stay unchanged, an Australian archbishop has expressed his hope that the Synod of Bishops…
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AustraliaNews
October 10, 2015

Synod document is supposed ‘to be martyred’, says Cardinal Tagle

Cardinal addresses media at the end of the first week of the synod The working document of the family synod is meant to be ripped apart, Cardinal Luis Tagle has…
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AustraliaNews
September 16, 2015

Canadian bishops elect new president

The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops elected new officers at its annual assembly, which is taking place in Cornwall, Ontario. Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of Hamilton, Ontario, is the conference’s…
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AustraliaNews
September 14, 2015

Chile Catholic Church rocked by e-mail scandal

The Catholic Church in Chile has been rocked by another scandal surrounding its most infamous pedophile. Leaked e-mails between the archbishop of Santiago and his predecessor show how they conspired…
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