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Sri Lankan Buddhist center breaks tradition, shows pope revered relic

MAKOLA, Sri Lanka — When Pope Francis made a surprise visit to a prominent Buddhist temple in Colombo Jan. 14, the head of the...

Pope Francis to Sri Lankans: Reconciliation means dialogue, ‘pursuit of truth’

Catholic News Service COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Arriving in Sri Lanka, a country recovering from two-and-a-half decades of ethnic and religious civil war, Pope Francis...

Sri Lankans prepare for pope’s visit tomorrow

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Hours before Pope Francis was to arrive in Sri Lanka, people in Colombo were busy with final preparations. While Sri Lankan...

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