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27 Apr 2011 – Saying he came as a “voice of peace,” Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron joined hundreds of religious leaders at a Holy Thursday vigil outside an Islamic center to condemn intolerance and hatred toward Muslims.  Read more...
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26 Apr 2011 – In the Old City of Jerusalem, several hundred Catholic pilgrims from around the world gathered for the Easter Vigil at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.  Read more...
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Pope Prays for Peace on Easter (Catholic News Service)
26 Apr 2011 – In an Easter blessing to the world, Pope Benedict XVI prayed that Christ’s resurrection may open paths of “freedom, justice and peace” for troubled populations of the Middle East and Africa.  Read more...
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26 Apr 2011 – A bomb exploded outside Sacred Heart Church in Baghdad April 24 after the Easter Masses had finished and parishioners had gone home.  Read more...
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26 Apr 2011 – In a letter to a leading rabbi, Bishop Jaime Soto of Sacramento stressed the need to “purposefully remember” the Holocaust to ensure that “never again will such dark evil prevail.”  Read more...
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VIDEO: “Frist Take: Vatican” (Catholic News Service)
25 Apr 2011 – Pope Benedict spoke to pilgrims at his residence in Castel Gandolfo today, while Vatican officials were closely following news of another bombing near an Iraqi church.  Read more...
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21 Apr 2011 – In their joint Easter message, the heads of Christian churches of Jerusalem turned their attention to the unrest in the Middle East, noting the need to respect the rights of the minorities in the region.  Read more...
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19 Apr 2011 – The apostolic vicar in Tripoli called for a stop to the bloody conflict in Libya and urged dialogue among the various tribes there to help bring about peace, the Vatican missionary news agency reported.   Read more...


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