Pope Francis to Address Human Trafficking: For World Peace Day Message: a focus on a persistent global problemCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceAugust 21, 2014
For World Peace Day Message: a focus on a persistent global problem
NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceAugust 20, 2014
Pope Francis, in mourning for the deaths of his nephew's wife and two small children, thanked people at his weekly general audience Aug. 20 for their prayers.After each of the priests who translate the pope's words offered him condolences for the tragedy that struck his family, Pope Francis
NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceAugust 12, 2014
Church teaches duty to intervene—with force, if necessary—to prevent genocide.
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Pope asks for international action to help Iraq's Christians
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After nine years of study and consultation, Vatican says it stays put, but urges education.
In Gaza, Peace Is Impossible Without Reconciliation: Desperation of people spurs violence, say cardinal, patriarchCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceAugust 01, 2014
The president of Caritas Internationalis suggested Israeli and Hamas leaders pick up a pair of binoculars so they could see that "most of your victims are innocent people." Honduran Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga of Tegucigalpa, president of the Vatican-based umbrella organization for
NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceJuly 30, 2014
Global campaign against trafficking must focus on victims and survivors.
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Bank must be 'a model of financial management rather than a cause for occasional scandal.'
Catholic, Anglican Churches Confront Human Trafficking: Pope Francis and Archbishop Welby Join ForcesCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceJune 16, 2014
Although they have not yet reached full unity, Roman Catholics and Anglicans continue their dialogue, come together in prayer and work side by side, including on a new project to combat human trafficking around the world."I thank God that, as disciples sent to heal a wounded world, we stand tog
In All ThingsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceJune 05, 2014
Popes pray for peace it is part of their ministry And when war is raging or peace negotiations seem hopelessly bogged down recent popes have invited leaders of other Christian traditions and other faiths to join them in prayer Pope Francis has put a twist on the interreligious prayer gathering by