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For the first time in Christian history, the Vatican will play the Church of England at cricket next week. The Vatican team, known as the St. Peter's Cricket Club XI, was created over the past year and will play a Church of England XI at Canterbury in England on Sept. 19th. In this interview, FatherEamonn O'Higgin...read more
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The athletes and other participants in Monday's first Interreligious Match for Peace say it was a "beautiful" experience that sent a message sorely needed in our times. Pope Francis, who was …read more
Here below is the text of a speech Pope Francis delivered Sept. 1 in the Paul VI Hall to pariticipants in an Interreligious Match for Peace which took place at Rome's Olympic Stadium, that …read more
Pope Francis, an avid soccer fan, succeeded in bringing together football legends past and present – and of differing religions – to play an Interreligious Match for Peace in Rome last night. …read more
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Some 50 former and current professional soccer players representing different religions are to take part in an “Interreligious Soccer Match for Peace” in Rome’s Olympic Stadium this evening. …read more