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Vatican comments on situation of missing Chinese Bishop Shao Zhumin

June 26, 2017. Bishop Peter Shao Zhumin, from Wenzhou in Continental China, was taken into custody by Chinese police on Easter weekend 2017. While recognized as a bishop in the Catholic Church, he is an unofficial bishop or "underground” in China, since the Chinese government does not recognize him as religious.
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Pope Francis' complete schedule for Colombia trip

June 23, 2017. He will go to Colombia September 6-11.
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Bruno Marie Duffé, new secretary of the Department for Integral Development

June 16, 2017. Thepope has named French priest Bruno Marie Duffé, from Lyon, number two of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development. He will be in charge of one of the key offices in the Vatican Curia.
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Angela Merkel to meet with pope on June 17

June 9, 2017. The Vatican has confirmed that on Saturday, June 17, German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with Pope Francis. Both have previously met in Rome in May 2016, February 2015 and May 2013, two months after Pope Francis was elected pontiff.
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Pope Francis to meet with Venezuelan bishops on June 8

June 5, 2017. Pope Francis will meet with Venezuelan bishops next Thursday to discuss the situation their country is facing.
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New secretary of the Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life

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40 days to share, a publicity campaign promotes how to live Lent season

2010-02-02

The Episcopal Conference in Chile, is promoting a campaign that aims to show Chileans how to live Lent season: by making small sacrifices that helps those who need it the most.

They propose small steps, like skipping on popcorn at the movies, not giving into a craving if one is pregnant or donating part of ones tips to a needy cause. Those are small acts of sacrifices that can help the needy.

Chile’s president of the Episcopal Conference, Monsignor Alejandro Goic says this is not a fundraising drive, rather a concrete way to live an aspect of Lent season, or living a more simple life by help others.

Starting Ash Wednesday which lands on February 17th, 40 spots on 40 radio stations and 40 billboards will appear one by one during every day of lent around the country.

A way to live the next 40 days with a positive attitude by making small sacrifices that can make a big impact in others lives.

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