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Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, prefect of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches, has addressed a letter to all bishops worldwide in view of the collection for the Holy Land, which traditionally takes place on Good Friday. The letter is also signed by Archbishop Cyril Vasil, S.J., secretary of the same dicastery. ...read more
Articles from section "Conflicts, War and Terrorism"
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
Pope Francis assured his prayers to those suffering in the Ukraine today. The Holy Father made his remarks during the second day of meetings at the Extraordinary Consistory of Cardinals at …read more
The apostolic nuncio to South Sudan has said civil society needs to be involved in future peace negotiations if a permanent solution is to be found for the fledgling state. Archbishop Daniel …read more
Towards the end of his weekly General Audience, Pope Francis appealed for peace in Ukraine where violent clashes between government forces and protesters continue to ravage the capital, Kyiv. …read more