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Jesuit program goes to ‘the margins’ to bring education to refugees

WASHINGTON — Jesuit Worldwide Learning: Education at the Margins offers a mixture of online and in-person educational opportunities in service of people who have been displaced because … Read More

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Se elimina protección a padres indocumentados de hijos ciudadanos

WASHINGTON — Algunos defensores de inmigrantes expresaron preocupación porque millones de padres indocumentados de ciudadanos estadounidenses y otros residentes permanentes legales estarán sujetos a la deportación después … Read More

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World Refugee Day aims to raise awareness of global refugee situation

WASHINGTON – The annual observance of World Refugee Day June 20 “provides an opportunity to raise awareness about the global refugee situation and the success of resettled … Read More

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Catholic church leaders call for dialogue between the U.S. and Cuba

WASHINGTON – The retired Catholic archbishop of Havana called for dialogue between the United States and Cuba, and said it’s the only way in which past and … Read More

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English cardinal after mosque attack: ‘Repudiate hatred and violence’

LONDON – An English cardinal has condemned an attack against Muslims who had gathered close to a London mosque.   Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster issued a … Read More

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Vaticano apoya nuevas elecciones para resolver crisis venezolana

CIUDAD DEL VATICANO – Un funcionario del Vaticano dice que el gobierno y grupos de oposición de Venezuela necesitan negociar, y hay que tener elecciones libres y … Read More

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At Loreto school, South Sudanese girls from diverse tribes live in peace

RUMBEK, South Sudan — In a country wracked by civil war and ethnic strife, Irish nuns have created a unique space where young women can dream of … Read More

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47 Meters Down

NEW YORK  — Way back in 1975, Steven Spielberg taught the world just how scary sharks can be with his classic “Jaws.” Apparently the two main characters … Read More

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The promise of infinite grace

In the 1987 Academy Award winning film, “Babette’s Feast,” we meet Babette Hersant, a 19th century Parisian political refugee. Babette sails to Denmark where she forms a … Read More

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Why are we taking Jesus outdoors?

I love the Feast of Corpus Christi. The parish where I am employed is named “Most Blessed Sacrament” and Corpus Christi (the Solemnity of the Body and … Read More

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