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Gerard O’ConnellJanuary 11, 2015
New book explores the social teaching of the first Jesuit pope.
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Gerard O’ConnellJanuary 11, 2015
The newly-elected President of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena will welcome Pope Francis when he arrives at Colombo international airport on Tuesday morning January 13 His predecessor Mahinda Rajapaksa who had been in power for ten years and had hoped for a third term in office invited Francis
French police remove the bodies of victims after a mass shooting at the Paris offices of Charlie Hebdo, a satirical newspaper, Jan. 7. (CNS/EPA)
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David StewartJanuary 10, 2015
Delicate balance between freedom of expression and security is once again under discussion.
Shrine of Our Lady of Madhu
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Gerard O’ConnellJanuary 10, 2015
Veteran journalist discusses Catholic minority of this war-torn country
A Philippine vendor sells T-shirts of Pope Francis in front of a church in Manila, Philippines, Jan. 4. Pope Francis is scheduled to visit the Philippines Jan. 15-19. (CNS photo/Francis R. Malasig, EPA)
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Gerard O’ConnellJanuary 09, 2015
As Pope Francis prepared to journey to the Philippines Jan 15-19 the third most populous Catholic country in the world after Brazil and Mexico I interviewed a well-known Filipino peace advocate Ed Garcia about the significance of the papal visit and the situation in the country today at both
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Jim McDermottJanuary 08, 2015
Does crowd-sourced travel app reduce traffic, or just spread it?