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Brotherly Love: Famous Visitor Inspires County's Food Drive

By Ukee Washington

LOWER MERION, Pa. (CBS) — A Montgomery County food drive was inspired by a famous visitor.

Last year, Pope Francis stayed at St. 336 more words

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A dialogue guide for Laudato Si’ on care for our common home

From the Canadian Bishops:

CCCB Publications has just released On care for our common home: A dialogue guide for Laudato Si’. This publication was elaborated by the Jesuit Forum for Social Faith and Justice. 55 more words

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Disappointment...Deep Disappointment

Thursday, September 24, 2015

I had been anticipating Pope Francis’ speech to a joint session of Congress ever since I learned it was planned. From the beginning of his papacy, Pope Francis has established himself as a fearless advocate for the least, and an unapologetic prophet to both the church and the nations. 65 more words

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POPE DENOUNCED THE BOMBARDMENT OF ALEPPO SAYING THOSE RESPONBLE WILL ONE DAY HAVE TO ANSWER TO GOD

Pope Francis denounced the bombardment on Syria, saying that those who are responsible for killing innocent Syrians “will have to answer to God”

Speaking in St Peter’s Square in Rome he called Syria “an already martyred city, where everybody is dying”. 602 more words

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Watch these seminarians serenade Pope Francis

During Wednesday’s general audience, Pope Francis addressed a group of seminarians present saying, “I extend a special welcome to the seminarians of the Pontifical North American College and their families gathered here for the Ordination to the Diaconate to be celebrated tomorrow.” After the audience, the seminarians paid a special tribute to Pope Francis by singing “Ad Multos Annos.”

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POPE FRANCIS RENEWS APPEAL FOR PEACE AND HELP FOR ALEPPO, SYRIA

POPE FRANCIS RENEWS APPEAL FOR PEACE AND HELP FOR ALEPPO, SYRIA

During today’s General Audience, Pope Francis, departing from his prepared text, has appealed once again for peace and help for the suffering nation of Syria, in particular, the city of Aleppo where after an unsuccessful ceasefire, the lives of 250,000 Aleppo residents are in peril due to the concentrated bombardments and air-strikes on the insurgent-held areas. 173 more words

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