Quit Culture of Complaint

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By Zenit Team Pope in Bari Calls for Fighting ‘Cult of Complaint’ ‘Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you’ Pope to Bishops in Bari: Call on Government Leaders to Protect Religious Freedom ‘The persecution experienced…by Christian communities is a heart-rending fact that cannot leave us indifferent’ Pope in Bari Appeals for Peace […]

Father’s bid to halt 8th month abortion makes headlines in Colombia

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Bogotá, Colombia, Feb 23, 2020 / 10:00 am (CNA).- A late term abortion case has made national headlines in Colombia after a father lost a court appeal to save the life of his unborn son. Juan Pablo Medina became a national figure in Colombia in the first week of February, after he went public with […]

Pope Francis Visits Relics of St. Nicholas

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By Jim Fair Pope Francis on February 23, 2020, departed from his formal talks to spend a brief time at the tomb of St. Nicholas in Bari. The famous saint’s remains reside in the basilica that bears his name. Before the Eucharistic celebration in Bari, the Pope greeted the crowd in the Square in front […]

Pope in Bari Calls for Fighting ‘Cult of Complaint’

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By Jim Fair Pope Francis came to Bari, Italy, Sunday with a message of peace, meeting with bishops of the Mediterranean region and offering Mass in the Basilica of Saints Nicholas. Basing his homily at Mass on the day’s Gospel, Matthew’s account of the Sermon on the Mount, the Holy Father recalled Jesus’ words that […]

Pope in Bari Appeals for Peace in Syria

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By Virginia Forrester At 10:45 this morning, the Holy Father Francis presided over the Eucharistic Celebration, in the Corso Vittorio Emanuele at Bari, at the conclusion of the meeting of reflection and spirituality entitled “Mediterranean: Border of Peace,” in the course of which he pronounced the homily. At the end of the Celebration, after the […]

Dominicans open hospital in Peru to serve the poor

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Lima, Peru, Feb 22, 2020 / 06:01 am (CNA).- A Dominican province in Peru has converted its formation house for aspirants in Lima into a hospital. The Hospital of the Charity of Saint Martin de Porres was blessed at a dedication ceremony Jan. 23. The hospital is headed by Fr. Luis Enrique Ramírez Camacho and […]

L’Arche reports sexual misconduct by founder Jean Vanier 

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Paris, France, Feb 22, 2020 / 06:00 am (CNA).- L’Arche International published the results Saturday of an independent investigation detailing sexual misconduct by its founder Jean Vanier with six women without disabilities in the context of spiritual direction. “We are shocked by these discoveries and unreservedly condemn these actions, which are in total contradiction with […]