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Pope: Make commitment “ensuring refugees, migrants — everyone — a future of peace.”

January 1st, 2018 Posted in Vatican News Tags:

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VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis began the New Year praying the world would demonstrate a marked increase in solidarity and welcome for migrants and refugees.

“Let’s not extinguish the hope in their hearts; let’s not suffocate their hopes for peace,” the pope said Jan. 1 before reciting the Angelus with a crowd gathered in St. Peter’s Square.

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A new kind of New Year’s resolution

December 29th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized Tags: ,

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Catholic News Service

Many of us own those wristband devices that record how many steps we take in a day. We’re told that 10,000 steps daily is a healthy goal, so we take walks, use the stairs instead of the elevator, vacuum instead of watch television.

At day’s end, we can see how close we came to that 10,000-step goal. Read more »

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