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A Mass of thanksgiving was celebrated with those who support and are supported by the work of the Cardinal Hume Centre, marking the 15th anniversary of its founder’s death. In his homily, Archbishop Bernard Longley of Birmingham described the late Cardinal Basil Hume’s ability “to awaken a sense of worth and belo...read more
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“If I had to choose anyone to propose for the emulation of others - especially for those who don't think often about the Catholic Church and Her priests - whom should I have chosen, besides …read more
Pope Francis has sent a telegram of condolences to Cardinal Jean-Pierre Kutwa, archbishop of Abidjan, Ivory Coast, following the death of Cardinal Bernard Agre, archbishop emeritus of …read more
The prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Cardinal Fernando Filoni, has sent a message of condolence to His Beatitude Raphael Louis Sako I, Patriarch of Babylon of …read more
The bishop of Providence, Rhode Island, is affirming that there is much to admire in the legacy of Nelson Mandela, but also noting that the South African leader failed to promote the dignity …read more
Here is the statement released today by ArchbishopStephen Brislinof Cape Town, president of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference. * * * We heard of the death of Rolihlahla Nelson …read more