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U.S. bishops are affirming that prayer is powerful, peace is possible in the Middle East and that support for a two-state solution is an essential dimension of pursuing Israeli-Palestinian peace. A coalition of 18 bishops said this in a September 22 communique, following a Sept. 11-18 Prayer Pilgrimage for Peace ...read more
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Three elderly Italian religious sisters have been killed at their convent in Bujumbura, the capital of Burundi. The Xaverian missionaries were named as Lucia Pulici, 75, Olga Raschietti, 82, …read more
Pope Francis has sent a message to the three day International Prayer Meeting for Peace, promoted by the St Egidio Community, which is underway in Antwerp in Belgium saying that, “war is …read more
Here below is the message of Pope Francis to the International Peace Meeting taking place Sept. 7-9 in Antwerp, Belgium. *** To the Most Reverend Johan Jozef Bonny Bishop of Antwerp I ask you …read more
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Bishop Jacek Pyl heads the Greek Catholic Diocese of Odessa-Simferopol in Ukraine. He spoke with international Catholic agency Aid to the Church in Need on Sept. 4, on a visit to Montreal, …read more