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13 May
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Archbishop Philip Tartaglia backs ‘journalism of moral integrity’

Archbishop Philip Tartaglia backs ‘journalism of moral integrity’ Archbishop Philip Tartaglia, President of the Communications Commission of the Bishops Conference of Scotland, has written to all 500 Catholic parishes this weekend (12/13 May) to mark World Communications Day.   This ...

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03 May
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Motion calls on Government to review its approach to travel requests following death of Alfie Evans

Image: Catholic News Agency Motion calls on Government to review its approach to travel requests following death of Alfie Evans   An Early Day Motion in the UK Parliament has called on the UK Government to review its current approach ...

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13 Feb
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Pope Francis: put people before profits

Pope Francis: put people before profits Pope Francis has said that the care of persons, rather than profits, must be at the centre of business. Speaking to members of the Italian postal service the pope urged them to implement a ...

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17 Jan
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Pope’s migrants quote put to Prime Minister

Image: Pope Francis meets Syrian refugees Pope’s migrants quote put to Prime Minister Carol Monaghan, MP for Glasgow North West, has questioned Prime Minister Theresa May on whether, as a committed Christian, she agrees with Pope Francis’ recent comment that ...

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10 Jan
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Dignity of the human person central to Pope’s Vatican address to Diplomatic Corps

Dignity of the human person central to Pope’s Vatican address to Diplomatic Corps A failure to recognise the dignity of the human person has “resulted in barbarous acts that have outraged the conscience of mankind” Pope Francis has said to ...

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21 Nov
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Pope Francis warns against indifference to climate change

Pope Francis warns against indifference to climate change Pope Francis has warned those who downplay the effects of climate change by “negating the problem…indifference, comfortable resignation or blind trust in technical solutions”. The pope, in a message to a UN ...

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19 Nov
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Vatican gathering considers the Church’s role in Europe

Vatican gathering considers the Church’s role in Europe The recent COMECE gathering of European Bishops’ Conferences representatives and politicians in Rome was an opportunity to consider the role of the Church in contemporary Europe and to begin a process of ...

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18 Nov
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First World Day for the Poor this Sunday

First World Day for the Poor this Sunday This Sunday 19 November will be the first ever World Day for the Poor and is, in the words of Pope Francis an opportunity for believers “to react against a culture of ...

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12 Nov
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Pope makes appeal for disarmament of ‘senseless’ weapons

Pope makes appeal for disarmament of ‘senseless’ weapons Pope Francis has lamented the continued existence of nuclear arms and the “escalation of the arms race” at an event in the Vatican. Speaking to participants of the International Symposium on Disarmament entitled ...

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10 Oct
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Pope warns of dangers of eliminating differences between the sexes

Pope warns of dangers of eliminating differences between the sexes Pope Francis has warned of the dangers of trying to eliminate differences between the sexes. Speaking at the Pontifical Academy for Life’s General Assembly the Pope said that using science ...

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