Articles
March 16, 2017

'I had to flee for my life' – The reality of being a Syrian refugee

Omar al-Muqdad wanted to help the Iraqi refugees who were displaced from their homes in 2004. He volunteered to help with refugee resettlement, aiding those who came in finding housing,…
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Exhortations
February 8, 2017

‘Build bridges not walls’: Pope Francis reiterates message on migrants

Pope Francis repeated his appeal for people to build bridges of understanding at his weekly audience at the Vatican. The Pope also commented that Wednesday marked both the Church’s day…
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ExhortationsNews
February 7, 2017

Pope Francis releases emotionally inspiring video that will hit Americans hard

Pope Francis' February prayer intention video has been posted to YouTube. The 60-second video features Pope Francis' narration as scenes of society ignoring people in need are displayed. A young…
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News
February 2, 2017

Could your parish welcome a refugee family? Government appeals to churches for help

The Home Office has invited community groups to integrate refugees - but so far only two groups have joined the scheme The Home Office has appealed to churches to help integrate…
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News
February 2, 2017

Pope video’ released to accompany February’s prayer intention

The Pope prays that refugees and the marginalised 'find welcome and comfort' When it comes to helping the poor, the marginalised and refugees, Pope Francis has urged Catholics not to…
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News
January 30, 2017

Pope Francis: You can’t defend Christianity by being ‘against refugees and other religions’

The Pope told pilgrims that the sin Jesus condemns most is hypocrisy Meeting a pilgrimage of Catholics and Lutherans from Germany, Pope Francis said he does not like “the contradiction…
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News
January 26, 2017

Trump wants to halt refugee intake – and Catholic leaders are worried

Amid reports of an imminent executive order to halt most refugee resettlement in the U.S., one international Catholic charitable group is speaking out. “When we look at what’s happening in…
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ArticlesNews
December 23, 2016

Miraculous dreams of Jesus Christ lead Muslims to Christianity

God is all-powerful, all-knowing and all-encompassing, so when Muslim refugees began to experience visitations from Christ, it came as no surprise that they were forever changed. Nizar Shaheen, the host…
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News
November 2, 2016

French bishop: Demolition of Calais Jungle necessary, but change of mentality towards refugees needed

Bishop Jean-Paul Jaeger of Arras said 'unhealthy' conditions meant the transfer of people from the camp was necessary A French bishop defended the demolition of a migrant camp in northern…
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News
October 29, 2016

Trump woos Catholic voters in EWTN interview

Trump told Raymond Arroyo he had undergone a change of heart over abortion Donald Trump has reached out to Catholic voters in a 15-minute interview with EWTN, the largest Catholic…
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