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Pakistani child education activist Malala Yousafzai, and Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian child rights campaigner, have jointly won the Nobel Peace Prize. In the days leading up to today’s announcement, Pope Francis was the bookies’ favourite to win the famous prize, with Paddy Power giving him odds of 9/4. At the ...read more
Articles from section "Awards and Prizes"
An order of sisters, a former state Catholic Conference leader and an archdiocesan social justice director received the 2014 People of Life Award for lifetime commitment to the pro-life …read more
Catholics need to be more courageous in showing that religion and science co-exist says the papal astronomer who has just been awarded one of the world's most prestigious awards in science. …read more
To show the Church is not opposed to science,Catholic scientists should not hesitate to share their love of science with their communities. This is the view of Jesuit brother and papal …read more
The Ratzinger prize, referred to as the "Nobel of Theology," will for the first time this year recognize a woman theologian. It is also being awarded for the first time to a Polish …read more
Pope Francis has sent a message of encouragement to 1,000 young people in Scotland who are the recipients of the Caritas Award, praying that they “may continue to courageously witness to the …read more