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In his Easter Epistle, head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church (UGCC),Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk, said ““The Power of Christ’s Resurrection today is our hope in the church, social, and personal life." Despite threats of division and the taking over of churches, he said, Christ is nontheless with us. The ...read more
Articles from section "Conflicts, War and Terrorism"
Here is a reflection fromBishop Cástor OswaldoAzuaje Pérez of Trujillo, Venezuela. * * * Venezuela has been front-page news for several months now. Sadly, it continues to be so, on account of …read more
The leaderof Catholics inSyriahas issued adesperate plea for international help, describing how one child was killed and 60 others were injured when a bomb landed on a school playground …read more
In an Easter message to the faithful of Iraq, His Beatitude Louis Raphael Sako, Patriarch of Babylon of the Chaldeans, expressed his hope that the celebration of Christ’s Resurrection would “ …read more
The words Hosanna in the highest, sung during Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem, hold special significance for the Ukrainian people during this time of crisis, saidArchbishop Sviatoslav …read more
More than 100 people have been killed in the northeast region of Nigeria since Wednesday, in the latest spate of violence committed by the Islamist group Boko Haram. In an interview with …read more