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The Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development has posted a video for the upcoming World Day of Migrants and Refugees (September 29). “We are all migrants on this earth, on our way to our true homeland,” Pope Francis said in the video. “I invite you to walk together, walk together with [...]
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In a letter to the Vatican newspaper, Suhail Abo Dawood, a Catholic youth in Gaza, recounted a typical day there: “the 280th day of this savage and dangerous war in the destroyed Gaza Strip.” Following a simple breakfast, “around 10:00 we go to the church to pray and participate in the [...]
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In a recent message for Sea Sunday (the second Sunday in July), the prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development called for prayer for “the crews of the ships that transport goods and those who moor them to the pier, the dockworkers, tugboat operators and stevedores, the coast [...]
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The head of the company that is handling security at the National Eucharistic Congress in Indianapolis said that “we have a large law enforcement presence that is in place, and that is going to be blocking all of the streets.” The Congress begins on July 17 and concludes on July [...]
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On July 16, the optional memorial of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Pope Francis tweeted, “May #OurLadyOfMountCarmel comfort and obtain #Peace for all peoples who are oppressed by the horror of war.” “Please, let us not forget tormented Ukraine, Palestine, Israel, and Myanmar,” the Pope added. “Let us #PrayTogether for [...]
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