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Cindy Wooden - Catholic News Service
For World Peace Day Message: a focus on a persistent global problem
Pope Francis gives a blessing to the crowd during his weekly audience in Paul VI hall at the Vatican on Aug. 20. (CNS photo/Alessandro Bianchi, Reuters)
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Cindy Wooden - Catholic News Service
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
Kurdish "peshmerga" troops stand guard against Islamic State militants in Iraq. (CNS photo/Reuters)
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Cindy Wooden - Catholic News Service
Church teaches duty to intervene—with force, if necessary—to prevent genocide.
Hundreds of Iraqi Christians marched to the United Nations office in Irbil on July 24, calling for help for families who fled in the face of threats by Islamic State militants.
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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.
Palestinians on Aug. 1 walking in the rubble of destroyed houses in Khan Younis, hit by Israeli shelling and airstrikes.
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Cindy Wooden - Catholic News Service
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
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Cindy Wooden - Catholic News Service
Global campaign against trafficking must focus on victims and survivors.
Jean-Baptise de Franssu, new president of Vatican bank, and outgoing president Ernst Von Freyberg pose during news conference. (CNS photo/Tony Gentile, Reuters)
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Cindy Wooden - Catholic News Service
Bank must be 'a model of financial management rather than a cause for occasional scandal.'
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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
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Cindy Wooden - Catholic News Service
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