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Jonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceJanuary 21, 2020
With 55% of parishes having closed, attendance at Mass in the Netherlands is continuing to drop, with "peak secularization" yet to come as even more parishes close.
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Jonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceJanuary 10, 2020
The "ever-more-complex situation of families in France" had made compiling Catholic documents "sometimes difficult," especially with baptisms.
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Jonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceJanuary 09, 2020
Msgr. Andre Massinganda, deputy secretary-general of the Congolese bishops' conference, told Catholic News Service that the church was concerned with "how to bring peace to those areas where war continues, and how to end the killings and massacres so people can live safely again."
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Jonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceDecember 17, 2019
Catholic groups involved in climate change advocacy are frustrated over lack of progress in wake of UN climate talks in Spain.
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Jonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceOctober 02, 2019
"The synodal way is a 'sui generis' process, and not a synod or a particular council, and there'll be no separate German process, without Rome, on questions touching the universal church.
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Jonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceSeptember 30, 2019
Lithuania's cardinal-designate Sigitas Tamkevicius, a Jesuit and a veteran of Soviet prisons and labor camps, will receive the red hat from Pope Francis Oct. 5 at the Vatican.
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Jonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceSeptember 20, 2019
The first of 250,000 folios of letters and photographs preserved at the oratory were published for the first time, under a digitization program co-organized by the National Institute for Newman Studies in Pittsburgh.
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Jonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceSeptember 19, 2019
Pope Francis' appointment of Luxembourg's first-ever cardinal is a man with wide experience, including 20 years diplomatic service in Japan.
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Jonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceJuly 31, 2019
His comments followed an assault July 28 on Father Aleksander Ziejewski in the sacristy of the Basilica of St. John the Baptist in the northern city of Szczecin during an attempted robbery.
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Jonathan Luxmoore - Catholic News ServiceJuly 24, 2019
For years, there had been reports and knowledge of abuse at the schools, but in 2010, the incidents became more publicly known.