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Pope Francis decries ‘spiral of violence’ in Middle East

  Expressing his sorrow for those who have lost their lives, Pope Francis Wednesday called for peace and dialogue in the Middle East, which has...

Israel to give up parts of Jerusalem in peace deal

  Israel set a higher threshold on Tuesday for any future vote on ceding parts of Jerusalem to the Palestinians. Palestinians wanted the eastern part of...

U.S., North Korea need diplomatic solution – Pope Francis

A diplomatic solution must be found to the escalating tension between North Korea and the United States, Pope Francis told journalists. "The path (to take)...

Good Friday Collection to benefit Holy Land Christians

As Christians in the Middle East continue to suffer innumerable hardships this Lenten season, the Vatican has announced that this year's Good Friday Collection...

Historic meeting: Pope Francis meets Egyptian grand Imam

Pope Francis held a historic meeting with the grand Imam of Egypt's highest Islamic authority, signaling a significant step toward healing fractured interfaith relations. Ahmed...

Pope denounces terrorism in Easter Mass amid tight Vatican security

VATICAN CITY — Amid the tightest security ever for an outdoor Mass at the Vatican, Pope Francis on Easter Sunday lashed out at the “blind...

Pope Francis canonizes two Palestinian nuns

  Pope Francis May 17 canonized two 19th Century nuns who lived in Ottoman-ruled Palestine, making them the first Palestinian saints in modern times. Marie Alphonsine...

Islamic State murders 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya

  Militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) have released a video apparently showing the murder of Ethiopian Christians in Libya. The...

A quiet threat: Religious freedom dwindling in Europe, US

Religious freedom is at risk in Europe and has been increasingly suppressed in the United States over the course of the past year, according...

Vatican to UN: Middle East minorities need our protection

“The alarming, escalating phenomenon of international terrorism, new in some of its expressions and utterly ruthless in its barbarity” demands “ a deeper and...

Attack on Damascus Nunciature: British Voices Support to Holy See

The British government has sent a message of support to the Holy See after the apostolic nunciature in Damascus came under attack on Tuesday. Sending...
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