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Prefect of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches Concludes Visit to Middle East
Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, prefect of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches, concluded his visit to Iraq with a meeting with the bishops of the country with the entities that form the ROACO (Riunione Opere Aiuto Chiese Orientali”, “Reunion of Aid Agencies for the Oriental Churches”) in Erbil. The cardinal, i...read more
Articles from section "Natural and Human Disasters"
Says Situation of Violence and Poverty Led To Mass Exodus
Cardinal Oscar Maradiaga, archbishop of Tegucigalpa met with hundreds of Mexican and Central American immigrants held in a detention center in Texas. According to Fides, the Honduran prelate …read more
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Cardinal Peter Turkson, Archbishop John Onaiyekan Share on Why Vatican-Held Summit Was Unique
Whether it's Pope Francis' collaborator on the upcoming encyclical, Cardinal Peter Appiah Turkson, president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peaceor Cardinal John Onaiyekan, …read more
Following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday, the Pontifical Council Cor Unum has undertaken to send a first contribution of $100,000 for aid to the population on …read more
Nepal’s one Catholic bishop has given a graphic account of the country’s catastrophic April 27 earthquake—describing how he was lucky to survive. In a message to international Catholic …read more