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Catholic News ServiceDecember 05, 2019
"We also urge the national, regional and international authorities to be more active in safeguarding our peace, national unity and territorial integrity."
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Catholic News ServiceDecember 04, 2019
Cardinal Charles Bo of Yangon has appealed to the international community not to punish the people of Myanmar as it faces genocide charges over the military's 2017 crackdown on Rohingya.
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Catholic News ServiceDecember 03, 2019
Bishop Daniel R. Jenky of Peoria said Vatican officials have told him that the upcoming beatification of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen has been postponed.
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Catholic News ServiceDecember 03, 2019
In February, McCarrick was dismissed by the Vatican from the clerical state.
Father George Clements, retired pastor of Holy Angels Church in Chicago, died Nov. 25, 2019, at age 87. Father Clements was active in the civil rights movement and marched with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in Chicago, Alabama and Mississippi. He also was a well-known advocate of adoption and adopted four sons. (CNS photo/Archdiocese of Chicago)
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Catholic News ServiceDecember 01, 2019
Father Clements, who was just the second African American priest ordained in the Archdiocese of Chicago, was long involved in social justice issues affecting his hometown. But it was the adoption of four boys—one at a time, starting in 1980—that led to his high profile on a national level. The
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Catholic News ServiceNovember 25, 2019
Sister Mutindi's religious order, the Sisters of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd, is an international congregation with sisters in 73 countries.
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Catholic News ServiceNovember 19, 2019
A news release from the Diocese of Peoria said it was informed Dec. 2 that Vatican had decided to postpone the Dec. 21 ceremony "at the request of a few members" of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.
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Catholic News ServiceNovember 13, 2019
A student at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology was found injured in a parking lot Nov. 4 as police clashed with protesters. He fell into a coma while being treated at the hospital and died four days later.
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Catholic News ServiceNovember 07, 2019
The Ohio state senate passed by a vote of 24-9, "The Born-Alive Infant Protection Act," which would require any child born alive following an abortion to receive the same medical care as any newborn.
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Catholic News ServiceNovember 07, 2019
Demolition of the already damaged wall began officially in June 1990 and was completed in November 1991.