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Help Prevent Girls Being Trafficked in Nepal
Last edited 31st August 2014

On the Nepal/India border, 7000 girls are trafficked from Nepal into India annually. Jyoti is a young volunteer who is on the ground fighting this injustice and rescuing girls from slavery. Please watch the video below from an Australian Matt Darvas' time on the border of Nepal and India and find out what you can do to help.


Prayer Was the Glue for James Foley - Says Cardinal Dolan
Last edited 24th August 2014

I came across an article written by James Foley, the journalist who was brutally executed by ISIS terrorists this past week. The article is from Marquette Magazine, and James describes how faith and prayer sustained him during an earlier imprisonment in Libya.


James Foley Told his Mom That He Had Found His Vocation
Last edited 24th August 2014

During one conversation in the family's kitchen, Diane Foley said, she urged her son not to go back to Syria, noting that he could do many other things with his talents. "He said, 'Mom, I've found my passion. I've found my vocation.' He just felt compelled," she said.

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James Foley was Punished after Planning Escape and his Parents were Threatened Over his Impending Execution by Email
Last edited 22nd August 2014

“The barbaric murder of James Foley by the Islamic State group underlines the depths of its depravity as it wages its campaign of terror across Syria and Iraq,” Interpol chief Ronald Noble said in a statement.

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6 Things Single People Are Tired of Hearing
Last edited 14th August 2014

I will be 27 this fall and I'm single. I don't know about you who were or are single, but I have been told so many things because of my singleness, and it can wear a person down. Usually I just smile and say "thank you" or nod like I agree, but here's what I really think about all the well-meaning singleness comments.


I am not Depression
Last edited 12th August 2014

If you met me in high school and college you would see someone that had it all together. You would see someone actively involved in youth group, someone that did well in school, and a person that was well loved by friends and family. What you wouldn’t see is a person that sat up at night, writing journals about how worthless he was. You wouldn’t see someone that stopped looking at himself in the mirror because he only saw failure.


Vatican Newspaper Remembers Robin Williams
Last edited 12th August 2014

L'Osservatore Romano, the Vatican newspaper, published a brief Aug. 12 article on the death of Robin Williams, calling the comedian and actor an “unforgettable clown with a heart of gold.”

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Actor Robin Williams Found Dead
Last edited 11th August 2014

US actor Robin Williams has been found dead, aged 63, in an apparent suicide, California police say. Williams was famous for films such as Good Morning Vietnam and Dead Poets Society and won an Oscar for his role in Good Will Hunting.

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Indon Girl Found 10 years After Tsunami
Last edited 8th August 2014

An Indonesian girl swept away in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami has been reunited with her parents 10 years after she was given up for dead, her mother says. Raudhatul Jannah was four when she and her brother were swept away by tsunami waters from her home in West Aceh district in Aceh province on December 26, 2004, now they have been reunited.


Catholic Religious Brother Dies of Ebola in Liberia
Last edited 5th August 2014

Saint Joseph’s Catholic Hospital and the Hospitaller Order of Saint John of God in Liberia have announced that a hospital director passed away Aug. 2 after contracting the Ebola virus.

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