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28 Sep 2016 – JERUSALEM (CNS) — One of the last ceremonies in which former Israeli President Shimon Peres participated as a public figure took place in the Vatican Gardens in June 2014, the last month of his presidency.  Read more...
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26 Sep 2016 – SILVER SPRING, Md. (CNS) — The dwindling presence of Christians in the Middle East amounts to “memoricide,” according to Elizabeth Prodromou, a senior fellow in national security and international policy at the Center for American Progress.  Read more...
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23 Sep 2016 – VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Catholics and Orthodox need to explore ways authority can be understood and exercised so that is not an obstacle to unity, a group of top-level theologians said.  Read more...
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22 Sep 2016 – WASHINGTON (CNS) — When he was a child, Bassem Hazboun loved helping his mother prepare French delicacies in their Bethlehem kitchen.  Read more...
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04 Sep 2016 – KOLKATA, India (CNS) — At Shishu Bhavan, children, the destitute, Missionaries of Charity nuns and novices sat silently, glued to the TV screen for the live telecast of the Vatican canonization ceremony of Mother Teresa.  Read more...
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02 Sep 2016 – VATICAN CITY (CNS) — A personal encounter with Mother Teresa and her work serving the poor and the dying led a young Japanese man on a journey of faith and conversion.  Read more...
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02 Sep 2016 – OXFORD, England (CNS) — The Coptic Catholic Church has welcomed a new Egyptian law to facilitate the building of Christian places of worship.  Read more...
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01 Sep 2016 – VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis will join dozens of religious leaders — including Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople and Anglican Archbishop Justin Welby of Canterbury — and hundreds of their faithful in Assisi Sept. 20 to pray for peace.  Read more...


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