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Pope Francis Names New Custos of Holy Land

Pope Francis Names New Custos of Holy Land

Fr. Francesco Patton is the new Custos of the Holy Land, succeeding Fr. Pierbattista Pizzaballa, [...]

Pope’s Telegram of Condolences for Victims of EgyptAir Flight Crash

Pope’s Telegram of Condolences for Victims of EgyptAir Flight Crash

Here is the Vatican-provided text of the telegram Pope Francis sent this afternoon offering his [...]

Do not give in to fear in helping migrants, pope tells diplomats

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- While the international community should continue working for peace in war-torn countries, it [...]

Those who exploit for cheap labor are bloodsucking leeches, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Human traffickers and unjust business owners who become wealthy by exploiting others [...]

Vine and branches: Chaplains work to uproot radicalization in prisons

Vine and branches: Chaplains work to uproot radicalization in prisons

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- With visits to detention facilities and washing the feet of the detainees, Pope [...]

Friars to make pilgrimage on foot, will say Mass, promote vocations

Friars to make pilgrimage on foot, will say Mass, promote vocations

NEW ORLEANS (CNS) -- The idea of making a walking pilgrimage in the United States took [...]

Archbishop Martin says pope to visit Ireland for 2018 meeting of families

Archbishop Martin says pope to visit Ireland for 2018 meeting of families

DUBLIN (CNS) -- Archbishop Diarmuid Martin confirmed that Pope Francis, or his successor, will visit Ireland in [...]

An economy of exclusion and inequality

An economy of exclusion and inequality

"€œAn economy of exclusion and inequality"€ produces an ever-growing number of "€œthe disenfranchised and those [...]

Celebrating imperfection

Celebrating imperfection

"€œCelebrating imperfection"€, because no disabled person should be discriminated against, is the founding idea of [...]

A growing missionary role

A growing missionary role

"€œThe considerable and growing presence of women"€ in the work of proclaiming the Gospel was [...]

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