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Order explains transfer of nun who spoke against rape-accused bishop in India Watch

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Last month a provincial superior of the Franciscan Clarist Congregation explained that the recent transfer of Sister Lissy Vadakkel was ... continue reading


Catholic missionaries, aid workers among victims of Ethiopian plane crash Watch

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Pope Francis is offering prayers for the 157 people killed in an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash Sunday, which include a priest, a religious ... continue reading



Bishops ask for prayers for start of talks in Nicaragua Watch

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The bishops of Nicaragua have asked the faithful to pray for the dialogue begun Wednesday between the government of President Daniel Ortega ... continue reading


Nigerian Catholics brave persecution to remain steadfast in faith Watch

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 Despite the constant threat of violence from Boko Haram terrorists, Catholics in Nigeria remain faithful to the Gospel, trusting God ... continue reading


With Nigerian elections postponed, Catholic leaders stress peace Watch

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Catholic leaders have voiced disappointment at a last-minute delay in Nigerian elections, but called for Christians to remain peaceful and ... continue reading


Vatican restores priestly faculties to Ernesto Cardenal Watch

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Pope Francis has restored priestly faculties to 94-year-old Fr. Ernesto Cardenal, who had been suspended a divinis in 1984 for holding a ... continue reading



Ordenan por primera vez sacerdote a miembro de una tribu de Indonesia Watch

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En la region de Papua (Indonesia), cuya poblacion es en su mayoria cristiana, se ordeno por primera vez sacerdote a un miembro de la tribu ... continue reading


In Haiti, bishops say country must 'wake up to solve national problems Watch

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Following deadly protests against Haiti's president and the drowning deaths of at least 28 people in an illegal crossing to the Bahamas, ... continue reading


As population plummets, Hungary to end income tax for moms of at least four Watch

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In an effort to encourage Hungarians to have more babies, the prime minister of the country has announced that women with four children or ... continue reading


Central African Republic reaches peace deal with rebel groups Watch

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 The Central African Republic government has signed a peace deal with more than a dozen armed groups this week. Bangui, Central ... continue reading


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