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Taiwan president appeals to Pope Francis over China's 'abuse of power' Watch

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Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen has written to Pope Francis describing China's aggression and persecution of religion as "obstacles to ... continue reading


Sydney archbishop encourages relief donations amid Australia fires Watch

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Archbishop Anthony Fisher of Sydney urged Mass attendees Sunday to pray for an end to the Australia fires, which have destroyed thousands ... continue reading



Rubio blasts 'blatant violations of human rights' in Tibet Watch

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Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) has condemend "blatant human rights violations" in China after the province of Tibet passed policies similar to ... continue reading


India Catholics aim to build 100-foot Jesus statue, despite Hindu criticism Watch

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Catholics in India are seeking to erect the nation's tallest statue of Jesus, over objections by Hindi groups who say one of their gods ... continue reading


China announces new crackdown on religious freedom Watch

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China will enforce new restrictions on religious groups, organizations, meetings, and other related events starting on Feb 1.  ... continue reading


Why are the fires in Australia so bad? Watch

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Although overshadowed by stories of international conflict, an epic natural disaster grips Australia in the form of massive brush fires. ... continue reading



Iranian nuncio appeals for negotiation, not revenge Watch

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As tensions escalate between Iran and the United States following the killing of Qasem Soleimani, the pope's diplomat in Tehran is ... continue reading


As fires continue to burn, Australian bishop calls for prayer, support Watch

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As fires throughout parts of Australia continue to worsen, the Archbishop of Melbourne called for prayers and encouraged Catholics to ... continue reading


Cardinal Tagle speaks of 'shock and sadness' at Philippines' suicide rates Watch

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For nearly 15 years, a Catholic charity in south-central New York has sold ceramic bowls to raise both money for a local food pantry and ... continue reading


Pope prays for Philippines, struck by deadly Christmas Day typhoon Watch

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Pope Francis Thursday prayed for the people of the Philippines, who were hit Christmas Day by a typhoon which has killed more than a dozen ... continue reading


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