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Pope Passes New Milestone

Holy Father has become the third longest-serving Pontiff in history, writes Freddy Gray T HE P OPE has officially become the third longestserving Pontiff, having spent 9,286......

Dutch Bishops Told To Launch ‘new Evangelisation’

T HE P OPE has told the Dutch bishops that they must counter the rise of secularism in the country with a new evangelisation, especially of youth. He said the new evangelisation......

Nuns Fight Organ Traffickers

T HE C OMBONI Sisters of Mozambique are making an appeal “to break the silence” surrounding the disappearance of children who are believed to be victims of organ traffickers.......

Filipinos Lose Sense Of Sin

F ILIPINO Catholics have little understanding of repentance due to the loss of the sense of sin, according to the president of the country’s bishops’ conference. “Repentance is......

Bishop Welcomes Tribunal

A BISHOP in Sierra Leone has welcomed the establishment of a war crimes tribunal. The tribunal, comprising international and local judges, was created by the government of......

General Audience

T HE E NGLISH summary of Pope John Paul II’s weekly general audience, given at St Peter’s on March 10, 2004. “Psalm 19 is a solemn liturgical prayer asking the Lord to grant the......

Cardinal K6nig, Giant Of The Council

Otto Herschan remembers one of the greatest churchmen of the 20th century H OW CAN YO u evaluate one of the giants of the Catholic Church without writing a book? Achievements......