Melkite Catholic Patriarch Gregoire III Laham presides at Palm Sunday service in Damascus in this April 1, 2012, file photo. (Catholic News Service photo/Reuters)
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 28, 2013
Church leader says intervention in Syria “will spread like a world war.”
People gather for a special Mass marking the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington Aug. 25 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Washington.
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 27, 2013
Catholics commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
Syria atrocity
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 26, 2013
Pope Francis calls again for an end to the fighting in Syria.
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 26, 2013
A disgraced Scottish cardinal halted a plan to allow independent investigators to examine church child abuse files, said a retired archbishop.In a letter to the British Catholic weekly The Tablet, retired Archbishop Mario Conti of Glasgow said that Cardinal Keith O'Brien, who earlier this year a
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 19, 2013
A leading Egyptian bishop said that many Christians, especially in the worst affected area of Minya province, Upper Egypt, are now too afraid to leave their homes after last week's 48-hour anti-Christian rampage by supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi. Speaking with Catholic charit
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 16, 2013
A bishop who helped draft Egypt's constitution calls discrimination against Christians an "ideological and strategic" mistake by extremists.
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 13, 2013
Brother Gros participated in an untold number of dialogues with religious groups.
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 13, 2013
Will Catholic colleges and universities negotiate with their adjunct faculty members?
Destruction in Aleppo
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Catholic News ServiceJuly 30, 2013
Paolo Dall'Oglio, S.J., has spent more than 30 years promoting Muslim-Christian dialogue.
Lindy Boggs sworn in as Vatican ambassador in 1998 with VP Gore and children
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Catholic News ServiceJuly 30, 2013
The career of the former U.S. Ambassador to the Vatican spanned 60 years.