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Stop This Fraticidal Conflict,

says Pope John Paul II Fighting intensifies in the Horn of Africa By Antoine Lokongo, Africa correspondent POPE JOHN PAUL II has joined the bishops of Eritrea and Ethiopia in an......

Pope To Appeal For Release Of Mehmet All Agca

By Bruce Johnston, Rome correspondent CARDINAL CAMILLO Ruini, the Pope's Vicar of Rome and head of the Italian bishops' conference, called this week for clemency for prisoners......

Ascension And The Trinity

"Dear Brothers and Sisters, Forty days after the Resurrection, Christ ascends into heaven in the presence of his disciples. Jesus returns to the glory which from all eternity he......

Africa

Law inflames north Nigeria AT LEAST 150 people were killed last week in a fresh outbreak of inter-communal violent clashes between Muslims and Christians in the city of Kaduna......

Asia

Belo appeals for peace Tim OR IRCI3 must struggle for peace, democracy and respect for human rights throughout East Asia, East Timor's Bishop Carlos Belo said last week.......

Americas

Abortion law challenge CATHOLICS for a Free Choice, a pro-abortion group recently condemned by the US bishops, have endorsed a new project to circumvent abortion laws in......

Middle East

Solidarity with Lebanon POPE JOHN Paul 11 called for international solidarity with the people of southern Lebanon after Israeli troops withdrew from the region after 22 years of......