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Several churches have been subjected to violent attacks in recent days in Venezuela, including one in which a tabernacle was destroyed and hosts thrown to the ground, the country’s bishops have said. Msgr. Victor Hugo Basabe, undersecretary of the Episcopal Conference of Venezuela, told reporters March 10th that ...read more
Articles from section "Conflicts, War and Terrorism"
Twelve nuns kidnapped by jihadists inSyrialast December were set free Sunday. Patriarch Gregorios III, head of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church, broke the news to a team from Aid to the …read more
Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, prefect of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches, has addressed a letter to all bishops worldwide in view of the collection for the Holy Land, which …read more
Here is a statement from Auxiliary BishopJacek Pylof Odessa-Simferopol. * * * Since many weeks now the Roman Catholic Church with her prayers accompany whole of Ukraine praying for the …read more
Here is a statement on the crisis in Ukraine released Tuesday byArchbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, president, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. * * * The bishops of the United …read more
Cardinal Peter Turkson is to visit Juba, the capital of South Sudan, for a week beginning March 18. According to the Catholic Radio Network of South Sudan, Archbishop Paolino Lukudu Loro of …read more