Catholic News Agency

“We will never get [the pandemic] under control here in the United States until we get it under control everywhere,” said Sean Callahan, president and CEO of Catholic Relief Services. [...]
Tue, Apr 20, 2021, Continue reading at the source
“Those traveling to and from religious services are also exempt from the curfew, an exception clarified after the Minnesota Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) issued a statement condemning officials for preventing prayer gatherings on the first night of Ramadan,” the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported. [...]
Tue, Apr 20, 2021, Continue reading at the source
Archbishop Bernard Hebda prayed that God would “send down His wisdom and prudence on the jurors, who have been given the weighty responsibility of deciding Mr. Chauvin’s guilt or innocence; that He would help us to receive the verdict with peace; that we would open our hearts to whatever conversion [...]
Tue, Apr 20, 2021, Continue reading at the source
There are over 50 Catholic schools in Ontario’s Halton region (map). [...]
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“It is no exaggeration to say the republic of Lebanon—as it was founded in 1920 and reconstituted at the turning points of 1943, 1958, and 1989—is falling apart,” according to the report. “The country’s ongoing economic crisis has metastasized into a five-alarm bell crisis with wide-reaching political and social consequences. [...]
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