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Sao Tome and Principe discuss contemporary trends in migration and human trafficking.

Sao Tome and Principe’s clergy, religious and laity Wednesday concluded a three-day seminar with government officials and civil society about migration and human trafficking.

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Bishop hails Sr. Luisa’s service to the poor and Church in Haiti

As Haitians hold a procession in honor of Sr. Luisa Dell’Orto who was killed in an armed attack in Port-au-Prince on Saturday, Bishop Pierre-André Dumas of Anse-à-Veau and Miragoâne diocese upholds the late nun’s work as a point of reference for the Church in Haiti.

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Pope: Christian reconciliation a way toward peace amid 'senseless' war

Meeting with a delegation of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, Pope Francis thanks God for ecumenical progress over the years, and stresses the need to reconcile with separated Christians, especially as the world faces a "cruel and senseless war."

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Vatican publishes official English translation of Praedicate Evangelium

The Vatican publishes the official English-language version of Pope Francis’ Apostolic Constitution ‘Praedicate Evangelium’.

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Pope to Caritas Spain: New realities require care for people in poverty

In a letter to Caritas Spain, Pope Francis highlights the important work of the charity organization, and encourages its discernment for new paths as it celebrates its 75th anniversary.

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Pope to Uruguay WMOF: Take care of family, for therein lies life

Pope Francis sends a message to a Uruguayan diocese marking the closure of the World Meeting of Families, and urging each person to care for their family.

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Pope launches new Vatican magazine 'written with the poor'

Pope Francis invites the faithful to grab a copy of the first edition of the "Osservatore di Strada", a new magazine written with and dedicated to the poor and marginalised.

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Pope decries 'barbaric' attacks in Ukraine, prays for end to war

At the Angelus address on the Feast of Sts Peter and Paul, Pope Francis decries the bombing of the Kremenchuk shopping centre, and prays that God might open the path to dialogue as the war wages on in Ukraine.

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Pope at Angelus: Peter & Paul teach us to grow daily in faith

At the Angelus address on the Feast of Sts Peter and Paul, Pope Francis reflects on the Apostles' struggles and imperfections in their faith, and says we can relate to the Patrons of Rome in our struggles to grow in closeness to Jesus.

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Pope: 'Overcome polemics about the liturgy to rediscover its beauty'

With an Apostolic Letter to the people of God entitled "Desiderio desideravi”, Pope Francis calls for Catholics to overcome forms of aestheticism that appreciate only outward formality or allow sloppiness in liturgy, noting that “a celebration that does not evangelize is not authentic."

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