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Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, and Bishop Richard Pates of Des Moines, chairman of the bishops’ Committee on International Justice and Peace, hailed efforts of President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian co...read more
Articles from section "Conflicts, War and Terrorism"
At the conclusion of his weekly General Audience today, Pope Francis called for peace in Venezuela, saying he was following the events with “particular concern”. Tensions continue to rise in …read more
The Major Archbishop of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church has made a heartfelt appeal to European Nations for solidarity and support for the people of Ukraine. Speaking at a Feb. 25 press …read more
Last week the world saw, primarily through social networks, photos and videos of a battlefield between civilians and the National Guard in the land of Our Lady of Coromoto, Venezuela. The …read more
An appeal for prayer has come from one of Ukraine’s most senior Catholic bishops as momentous political change sweeps the country. Archbishop Mieczysław Mokrzycki, president of Ukraine’s …read more
Rape,sexual assaults, looting and killings have taken place as rebel troops left the Central African Republic and withdrew to Chad – including the attempted rape of religious sisters. Fr. …read more