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Supreme Knight Warns 'Region's Christians Are Facing Extinction'
The Knights of Columbus are toexpand aid to Middle Eastern Christianswith a national campaign to raise funds and "foster awareness of the terrible suffering," reported the Catholic organization in a press release. The Knights of Columbus is the world’s largest Catholic fraternal organization with nearly 1.9 mi...read more
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Taking Place in Avila from August 1-3, Conference Reflects on Teresian Perspectives in the New Evangelization
Pope Francis sent his blessing to the participants in the Inter-University Congress on “Saint Teresa of Jesus, Teacher of Life.” The website of the Congress, which was held from August 1-3, …read more
The papal altar where Pope Francis celebrated his first Mass in Ecuador will serve aparish church. According to Fides, the infrastructure used for the Eucharistic Celebration presided over by …read more
The Year of Reconciliation in Africa opened on Wednesday with a solemn Eucharistic Celebration in Accra, Ghana, convoked by the Symposium of the Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar …read more
Investigations Into Premeditated Murders Continue
Worry continues to mount in Ukraine as a priest and a nun, both members of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate, were murdered within days of each other. In the early …read more
The Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples Talks about His Experience in Iraq, First as Nuncio and then as Papal Envoy
“It is Pope Francis’ intention to go to Iraq and I believe, without a doubt, he will do so, although I cannot foresee the opportune moment now because everyone understands that this is still …read more