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June 6, 2017

Bishops Body found in River: Is this Murder or Suicide

Cameroon Bishop Jean-Marie Benoit Balla was found dead on June 1st. Bishop Balla was reported missing on May 30th after a note was discovered in his truck near the Sanaga…
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February 21, 2017

Pope laments plight of child soldiers fighting in Congo

The Pope was speaking days after the UN voiced concern about deadly violence in the country Pope Francis has expressed dismay about clashes in the Democratic Republic of Congo he…
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November 21, 2016

Bishops apologise for Church’s role in Rwandan genocide

The Church acknowledged that members planned and took part in the genocide, in which more than 800,000 people were killed The Catholic Church in Rwanda apologised on Sunday for the…
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October 27, 2016

South African Church leaders warn against nation’s withdrawal from ICC

Church leaders have urged the South African government to reconsider their decision to leave the International Criminal Court South Africa’s withdrawal from the International Criminal Court could encourage a large-scale…
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October 12, 2016

Priest shot in face with rubber bullets at student protest in South Africa

Fr Graham Pugin was injured along with several others in a student protest A South African priest has been injured after being shot in the face with rubber bullets. He…
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Articles
September 9, 2016

Catholicism’s incredible growth story

Critics keep announcing the Church's imminent demise. If only they realised that numbers have doubled since 1970 – and are still rising In many parts of the world, it’s difficult…
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Middle East - AfricaNews
December 22, 2015

Christians Slain in Mali

Timbuktu, a city in Mali was held captive by an Islamist militias in 2012 but with the help of France, the Malian government took control of her town. Since then, there…
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Middle East - AfricaNews
November 30, 2015

Read: Pope Francis' Address to Muslims in the Central Mosque of Koudoukou in Bangui

Address of Pope Francis Meeting with the Muslim Community Bangui, Central Mosque 30 November 2015 Dear Muslim friends, leaders and followers of Islam, It is a great joy for me…
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Middle East - AfricaNews
November 30, 2015

Pope Francis Visits Grand Mosque in a dangerous district of Bangui

Pope Francis the early hours of the morning (during the morning prayer hours of the muslims) visited the Grand Mosque of Koudoukou in Bangui popularly known as PK5, a very…
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Middle East - AfricaNews
November 29, 2015

Pope Francis "Messenger of Peace" welcomed in Central Africa

Pope Francis arrived Central Africa in the morning hours of 29th November, 2015 after visiting Kenya and Uganda in the past few days of his pastoral visit to Africa. This…
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