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“U.S. citizen by chance,” Sister Norma Pimentel shares stories from the...

ST. LOUIS -- If Sister Norma Pimentel has said it once, she has said it dozens of times: She is "a U.S. citizen by...

Catholic Charities USA accepting donations online to help migrant children

Catholic Charities USA is accepting donations online to help its agencies along the U.S. border with Mexico meet basic needs and ensure that migrant...

Pope Francis arrives in Abu Dhabi, praying for nearby Yemen

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — The sun had set long before Pope Francis arrived in Abu Dhabi Feb. 3, but Sheik Mohammed bin...

Faith-based groups say fighting created humanitarian crisis in Yemen

AMMAN, Jordan  -- Catholic and other faith-based aid groups are urging an end to fighting in Yemen, where three years of war have created...

Pope, Christian leaders condemn use of violence against Syria

VATICAN CITY  -- Sharply criticizing a failure to find nonviolent means of bringing peace to Syria and other parts of the world, Pope Francis...

‘No more death, no more exploitation,’ Pope Francis says at U.S.-Mexico...

Catholic News Service CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico — Speaking from the symbolic platform of the U.S.-Mexico border, Pope Francis pleaded for the plight of immigrants while...

Ukrainian bishop warns of mass starvation, millions of refugees

Catholic News Service WARSAW, Poland — A Ukrainian bishop said a Russian-backed separatist rebellion has plunged his country into its worst humanitarian crisis since World...

Pope Francis wants child migrants at U.S. border to be ‘welcomed...

Catholic News Service MEXICO CITY — The Vatican’s secretary of state pledged full support for addressing the issue of child migrants streaming out Central America...

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