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It's official: Pope Francis will visit Colombia September 6-11

Published on Friday 10 March 2017 - 15:21 -

Vatican City, Mar 10, 2017 / 08:21 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Vatican announced Friday that Pope Francis will make a six-day trip to Colombia in September with four cities on his itinerary, almost a...

Pope Names New Holy See Diplomat For India And Nepal

Published on Wednesday 25 January 2017 - 04:25 -

Pope Francis appointed Archbishop Giambattista Diquattro as the new apostolic nuncio to India and Nepal on Jan. 21. In taking up the role, Italian-born Archbishop Diquattro, 63, will leave his...

A response of prayer and solidarity to the Chapecoense plane crash

Published on Tuesday 29 November 2016 - 19:04 -

Rionegro, Colombia, Nov 29, 2016 / 12:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A wave of solidarity and calls for prayer have inundated social networks and the media following Monday's crash in Colombia of a plane...

El agua, precio de una (crédula) epopeya

Published on Saturday 26 November 2016 - 20:54 -

Gonzalo Mendieta Romero No es para celebrar, descorchar champaña o para que Moisés registre los derechos sobre un undécimo mandamiento, pero en Bolivia la política no sobrevive sin clientelas que...

Fear is an 'existential whip' that can destroy society, Pope warns

Published on Saturday 05 November 2016 - 20:08 -

Vatican City, Nov 5, 2016 / 02:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In a lengthy, wide-ranging speech to members of international NGOs, Pope Francis offered a clear and stern warning against modern attitudes of...

Respect indigenous cultures, traditions, Pope asks in new prayer video

Published on Thursday 07 July 2016 - 06:08 -

Vatican City, Jul 7, 2016 / 12:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis has dedicated the month of July to praying for the world’s indigenous peoples, asking specifically in his new prayer video that...

This week in history: Argentina independence bicentennial

Published on Tuesday 05 July 2016 - 15:22 -

July 9, 1816 marks the declaration of Argentine independence by the Congress of San Miguel de Tucumán, a city in the northwest of the country. In reality, the congressmen who assembled in Tucumán...

What Pope Francis is up to in Armenia over the weekend

Published on Thursday 23 June 2016 - 06:57 -

With every papal trip, the intended audiences and agenda items can usually be understood in terms of concentric circles, starting at the outer level and working one’s way in. That’s clearly the...

UK should act against IS genocide after parliament vote, bishop urges

Published on Friday 22 April 2016 - 12:01 -

London, England, Apr 22, 2016 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As the British government considers measures to name the Islamic State s persecution of Christians and other religious minorities as...

Freedom Rider: Not Feeling the Bern

Published on Wednesday 20 April 2016 - 12:07 -

Forward Print HTML Reddit Viadeo Google Plus One Linkedin Share Button Share on Facebook Tweet Widgetliberalsby BAR editor and senior columnist Margaret Kimberley'The Democratic Party liberals that...

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