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Many killed as Israeli air strikes hit Gaza

A cross-border clash continues as Israeli airstrikes hit Gaza, killing over 30 people in Palestine.

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Nicaraguan police prevent Bishop from leaving home

Police in Nicaragua are preventing Bishop Rolando Alvarez of Matagalpa from leaving his home, accusing him of inciting “acts of hatred” against the government of President Daniel Ortega.

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Pope prays for victims of bus crash in Croatia

Pope Francis offers prayers for Polish travelers who died in a bus crash on Saturday in Croatia, as they were headed on pilgrimage to Medjugorje.

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Pope applauds Ukrainian grain deal as sign of hope for peace

Pope Francis expresses his satisfaction that grain ships have been allowed to leave Ukrainian ports, saying the deal offers a sign of hope that a just and lasting peace can be found.

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Pope at Angelus: 'Fear not but be vigilant'

Pope Francis encourages us not to be afraid as our lives are firmly in God's loving and provident care, but we must 'be ready' at all times, vigilant and attentive to serving God and our brothers and sisters.

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Pope Francis: ‘Never tire of making mistakes while preaching Christ online’

Pope Francis sends a video message to participants in a conference in Mexico, and urges “digital evangelizers” to reach out to people in digital spaces who have not yet encountered Christ.

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Archbishop Paglia on Archie's death: ‘Humanity defeated when life decided by a court’

Archie Battersbee, a 12-year-old English boy at the heart of a court battle, dies after doctors removed his life support, with the president of the Pontifical Academy for Life offering prayers for his family.

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Cardinal Tagle at Lambeth Conference: 'Let us dream together'

Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle speaks at the Lambeth Conference taking place at the University of Kent from 26 July to 8 August and offers his contribution to the theme with a talk on 'The Church of 1 Peter for the Coming Decade.'

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Polish pilgrims killed in Croatia bus crash en route to Medjugorje

Croatia’s prime minister expresses his sorrow for the deaths of at least twelve Polish pilgrims who were killed after their bus veered off the road in Croatia while on their way to the Catholic shrine of Medjugorje in neighboring Bosnia.

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Latin American Bishops express closeness to Church in Nicaragua

The ecclesial body representing the Churches of Latin America and the Caribbean (CELAM) joins in expressing solidarity to the Church in Nicaragua, as it faces growing harassment by the Sandinista regime.

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