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Europe at a crossroads

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Paris, France, Oct 19, 2017 / 07:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Sunday, the people of Austria elected a new government. At 31 years of age, Sebastian Kurz is poised to become Europe’s youngest head of government. The Chancellor-to-be of Austria is a Catholic who says of himself that he has a cross hanging in his […]

England’s Buckfast Abbey to celebrate 1,000 years of foundation

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Plymouth, England, Oct 18, 2017 / 07:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In 2018 one of England’s historic monasteries will celebrate the millennium year of its foundation, offering a prime example of the contribution of monastic life to society amid an increasingly fast-paced world. Read More: EWTN

‘Clarity and charity’ – the keys to defending marriage in Australia

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Sydney, Australia, Oct 17, 2017 / 01:09 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As Australians return their ballots for a poll that could aid the recognition of same-sex unions as marriages, the Archbishop of Sydney called for Christian charity in clearly explaining the importance of marriage as the union of man and woman. Read More: EWTN

South Africa needs a better anti-corruption system, bishops say

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Cape Town, South Africa, Oct 16, 2017 / 10:36 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- South Africa’s Conference of Catholic Bishops has pushed for the development of an anti-corruption court, citing the damage to the country’s morale after a long standing corruption case against President Jacob Zuma. Read More: EWTN