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Pope Francis: No people is criminal and no religion is terrorist

February 17, 2017. Pope Francis has sent an important message to the Meetings of Popular Movements that is taking place in Modesto (California). The pope denounces the "moral blindness of this indifference”: "under the guise of what is politically correct or ideologically fashionable, one looks at those who suffer without touching them. But they are televised live; they are talked about in euphemisms and with apparent tolerance, but nothing is done systematically to heal the social wounds or to confront the structures that leave so many brothers and sisters by the wayside”.
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The government of the Order of Malta will elect the successor of the Grand Master in April

February 15, 2017. On April 29, the Council Complete of State, the Order’s constitutional body, will elect the next Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta (or, as provided for in the Constitution, a Lieutenant of the Grand Master, to hold office for a year).
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Pope names a Special Envoy for Medjugorje

< style> February 11, 2017. Pope Francis has asked Henryk Hoser, S.A.C., bishop of Warsaw-Prague (Poland), to go to Medjugorje as Special Envoy of the Holy See. According< g> the Vatican, "the mission has the aim of acquiring a deeper knowledge of the pastoral situation there and above all, of the needs of the faithful who go there in pilgrimage, and on the basis of this, to suggest possible pastoral initiatives for the future”.

Eastern Catholic Churches join Pope, appeal for end to violence in Syria

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The Congregation for Eastern Churches, through the Vaticans lOsservatore Romano, issued a statement on Syria. In it, theyask for an end to the violence, and for God to light the conscience of world leaders. The Eastern Churches expressed that they havestrengthened their prayer for the Middle Eastern country, at the time when the situation continues to deteriorate.   

The statement said that the Pope's continued appeals for peace in Syria have consoled the entire country, while adding that "reconciliation must be stronger than the clamor of weapons.” 

"With immense sadness, but along with hope, Eastern Catholics join the Pope in prayer, with the certainty that the God of peace and of each consolation will never abandon the land sanctified since the start of the Rendition,” the statement read. It closed off by reminding the international community that justice, reconciliation, and the social, personal and religious rights of all the peoples of the Middle East will prevail. 


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