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During Ramadan, Distribute Food Parcels Weekly to Hundreds of Families
In an initiative launched by the Coptic Orthodox, hundreds of poor Muslimfamilies inthe Egyptian district of Nasser inthe province of Beni Suef are being fed. According to Fides, the Coptic Church of Saints Anthony and Paulare distributingfood parcels weekly to those in need during Ramadan.Ramadan is the M...read more
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Prior to embarking on his nine-day visit to Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay, Pope Francis met with several homeless people at his residence. According to ANSA news agency, the Holy Father met …read more
Hope is high for the trip which will take Pope Francis to Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay from July 5-13. He will fly seven times, pronounce 22 addresses, and proclaim “the joy of the Gospel” …read more
The United Nation’s World Food Program announced that funds earmarked for Syrian refugees will be cut, leaving thousands of refugees at risk of starvation. According to Fides, the cut in …read more
Says Decline of Young Population, Aging Society Signify Disappearance of Local Communities
A Japanese Bishop is decrying how his nation's population is dropping to historic lows. According to AsiaNews,Bishop Isao Kikuchi of Niigata has released a statement in which heexplains how …read more
Also Arrest Local Imam Who Tried to Incite Crowd Against Police
In Pakistan, police have savedaChristian family accused of blasphemyfrom being lynched, reported Fides. There had been a new accusation of blasphemy in the town of Farooqabad, in Punjab, …read more