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Pope: ‘Let us allow ourselves to be challenged by the Child in the manger’

The Child In The Manger

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has urged Christians to allow themselves to be challenged by the Child in the manger, and also by the children of today’s world, so many of whom are suffering. During the Holy Christmas Mass homily, celebrated ...

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Pope Francis calls for an end to child slavery

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has issued a heartfelt appeal to all men and women of goodwill to join in the effort to remove the causes of modern slavery. Speaking after the recitation of the Angelus prayer in St. Peter’s Square, ...

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Cardinal Pell strikes back at allegations of child abuse

Vatican City, Feb 19, 2016 / 10:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Friday Cardinal George Pell forcefully denied an alleged police investigation’s claim of “multiple offenses” of child sexual abuse, calling the accusations patently untrue. “The allegations are without foundation and ...

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Pope: Let us gaze upon the Child Jesus, the Son of God

Pope Francis has celebrated Christmas Mass at St Peter’s Basilica. Below, you can find the prepared text of the Holy Father’s homily for the Holy Mass of the Nativity of the Lord “during the Night”: Homily of His Holiness Pope ...

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Pope Francis blesses figures of Christ Child at Angelus

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Sunday blessed the figures of the Christ Child, which shall be placed in the mangers of Christmas crèches in and around Rome and throughout Italy this Christmas season. The Pope gave the traditional blessing on ...

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Child Protection Center operations to combat sexual abuse

Title (Vatican Radio) Francis sent a message of support for the child protection center last of its headquarters in Rome, scale-up the work of preventing the sexual abuse of children and vulnerable adults. Monday Night ceremony Gregorian University in Rome, ...

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Pope: Church must rid itself of the scourge of child sexual abuse

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has sent a letter to the Presidents of Episcopal Conferences and Superiors of Institutes of Consecrated Life  and Societies of Apostolic Life  to ask for their complete co-operation with the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of ...

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Pope names new members of child protection commission

(Vatican Radio) As anticipated, the Holy Father Pope Francis has named new members of the Commission for the Protection of Minors. The new members have been chosen from different parts of the world in order to have a full representation ...

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Holy See publishes reply to UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

(Vatican Radio)  The Holy See Press Office has published the official text of the comments made in February by the Holy See delegation to the Concluding Observations of the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child from earlier this ...

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Pope wants rigid cases of child abuse was made the former ambassador under house arrest

title (Vatican Radio) This explicit “Pope Francis are serious cases of abuse of minors by priests are treated thoroughly and expeditiously be beyond”. Full acceptance of responsibility by the institutions of the Holy See “ This is issued after a ...

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