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"As Jesuits, we're very happy with the Holy Father's mission and that he has chosen Ecuador as the first country he will visit," Father Freire said. "In all of Ecuador, there are high expectations for…
Europe is practicing a policy of contradictions in addressing an influx of migrants fleeing war and poverty in Africa and the Middle East, said the archbishop who heads the Holy See's Permanent Observer Mission to…
"We had decent lives, jobs, houses. People here sometimes do not understand fully that we lost everything. We even do not know if our houses are still there."
"The earth in those regions has been furrowed by the steps of those seeking refuge and irrigated by the blood of many men and women, among them numerous Christians persecuted for their faith,
Pope Francis has approved new procedures for the Vatican to investigate and judge claims of "abuse of office" by bishops who allegedly failed to protect minors and vulnerable adults from sex abuse.
Archbishop Romero “constructed peace with the force of love, gave testimony of his faith his life,” the pope wrote
Relief agencies in Nepal make headway after magnitude-7.8 earthquake left many without basic needs
Palmyra's capture marked the second military blow by the extremists in mid-May, following the fall of Ramadi, Iraqi. Some feared Islamic State militants might now possibly control half of Syria.
by Anto Akkara KATHMANDU, Nepal (CNS) — Members of the Missionaries of Charity had to spend more than two hours waiting at police headquarters for clearance before they could deliver food, blankets and other promised…