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Archbishop Calls for Action Against Guilty Policemen
Police personnel used excessive force on those who protested against the attacks on churches in Mangaluru,India, in 2008. According to Vatican Radio, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has finally come to this conclusion. As a result, in an order dated August 20the state government has been directed t...read more
Articles from section "Natural and Human Disasters"
"Always prepare yourself at the highest level, because life can present you with unimaginable things." Dr. Fabrizio Soccorsi recalled those words of his father when reflecting on his new …read more
President of Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace Sends Message to Islamic Climate Change Summit in Istanbul
Cardinal Peter Turkson has called on believers of different faiths to work together to confront the ecological crisis. The Ghanaian cardinal who serves as president of the Pontifical Council …read more
Some Speculate Fr. Dennis Osuagwu Was Murdered for Being 'No Nonsense,' Speaking the Truth
Claretian Father Dennis Osuagwuin Nigeria has been killedAccording to Fides, the priest was shot downin the town of Nekede on Saturday. They received the news fromthe General House of the …read more
Discuss Progress of Preparations for Pope Francis' Visit in September
Cuban President Raúl Castro met on Monday with Cardinal Jaime Ortega Alamino, archbishop of Havana, to discuss preparations for Pope Francis' upcoming trip to the island nation. According to …read more
Assures Prayers, Consolation to Loved Ones of Cardinal László Paskai, O.F.M.
Pope Francis has expressed his heartfelt condolences tothe loved ones of CardinalLászló Paskai, archbishop emeritus of Esztergom- Budapest, Hungary. In a telegram sent this morning to …read more