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Dicastery for Evangelization offers resource for Year of Prayer

The Vatican’s Dicastery for Evangelization releases “Teach Us To Pray", a guide book on prayer for Christians, as the Church prepares to celebrate the 2025 Jubilee.

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Haiti's Bishop Dumas injured in an explosion

Bishop Pierre-André Dumas of Anse-à-Veau-Miragoâne, Haiti, and vice-president of the Haitian Bishops Conference, who has decried the unabated violence in the Caribbean country, has been injured in an explosion, but is 'stable,' according to the Bishops Conference.

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Mozambique. Resurgence of jihadist attacks force missionaries to flee

Fresh attacks by jihadist insurgents in the northern province of Cabo Delgado are forcing priests, nuns and other Church workers to flee to cities already overwhelmed by internally displaced people (IDPs).

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Lent in the sign of hope at the Vatican Museums

Once again this year, in the weeks leading up to Easter, the Pope's Museums offer special visits that aim to help Christians be permeated by the mystery of the death and resurrection of Jesus.

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Vatican asks German bishops to postpone vote on Synodal Council

Three Vatican Cardinals have written a letter to the Bishops of Germany calling on them to cancel a planned vote on a “Synodal Committee” and to postpone further decisions pending talks between the German Bishops’ Conference and the Roman Curia.

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US propose ceasefire resolution as Gaza conflict rages

The United States has proposed a draft resolution at the UN Security Council calling for a temporary ceasefire in Gaza.

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Cardinal Rugambwa takes possession of titular Church in Rome.

On Sunday, Tanzania’s Cardinal Protase Rugambwa took possession of his titular Church as part of his role as a Cardinal.

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Bolivia under weather alert as heavy rains continue

Hundreds of communities in Bolivia are under an extreme weather alert as heavy rains continue to batter the country.

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One hundred years ago the 'Bambino Gesù' became the Pope's Hospital

The Bambino Gesù Hospital, a reference point for paediatric assistance worldwide, was donated to the Vatican 100 years ago on 20 February. We look back at the hospital's history and the paternal relationship the Holy Father has with the Rome institution that is known as "the Pope's Hospital".

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World Day of Social Justice: Why are we here if not to serve humanity?

On World Day of Social Justice, the CIDSE Secretary General reminds us that every decision we take and every new policy that is implemented have an impact on the lives and livelihoods of others, and that the crises we face today are interconnected.

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