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Pope: Iraq-Syria Terrorism Has Reached ‘Unimaginable Proportions’
Last edited 20th October 2014

The Middle East, especially Iraq and Syria, are experiencing “terrorism of previously unimaginable proportions” in which the perpetrators seem to have absolutely no regard for the value of human life, Pope Francis has said.

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Will Egg Freezing Liberate Women?
Last edited 20th October 2014

NBC News announced that the tech companies, Apple and Facebook, are now covering the cost of egg freezing for their female employees. The story reads like a press release for the assisted reproductive technology (ART) industry, avoiding any mention of high failure rates or potential health risks to infants born from an egg frozen in liquid nitrogen.

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Back to Basics: A Summary of the Teaching of the Catechism on Holy Matrimony
Last edited 20th October 2014

Given the recent confusion about marriage, sexuality, and the family, especially from the secular media, it seems opportune for all of us to go back to basics. Msgr. Charles Pope from the Archdiocese of Washington looks at what the Catechism and Sacred Scripture have to teach on marriage in this article...

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Catholic Answers to Your Halloween Questions
Last edited 20th October 2014

Is Halloween an evil holiday? is it okay for Catholics to celebrate Halloween? What am I supposed to do if all of my friends are wearing “sexy” costumes? Christina Mead from Life Teen answers your questions about Halloween in this article...


Message of the Synod of Bishops on the Pastoral Challenges to the Family
Last edited 19th October 2014

Over the weekend a press conference was held in the Holy See Press Office to present the Message of the Third Extraordinary Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, dedicated to the “Pastoral challenges to the family in the context of evangelisation” (5-19 October). The speakers were Cardinals Raymundo Damasceno Assis, archbishop of Aparecida, Brazil, delegate president; Gianfranco Ravasi, president of the Pontifical Council for Culture and president of the Commission for the Message and Oswald Gracias, archbishop of Bombay, India.

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In the Path of IS - a Seminarian's Story from Iraq
Last edited 19th October 2014

Bombs fall and the sound of the explosion sends shock and fear into the hearts of the people. Amid the sound of crying and frenzied activity, people pack up what belongings they can carry and make off into the night. In the midst of it all stands Martin Baani, a 24-year-old seminarian.The realisation is dawning on him that this is Karamlesh's last stand.

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Pope Francis' Speech at the Conclusion of the Synod
Last edited 19th October 2014

At the conclusion of the Extraordinary Synod on the Family, Pope Francis addressed the assembled Fathers, thanking them for their efforts and encouraging them to continue to journey. Here is Vatican Radio's provisional translation of Pope Francis' address to the Synod Fathers:

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Archbishop-elect Presents Papal Medal for Bushfire Bravery
Last edited 19th October 2014

On the 17th October 2013 devastating bushfires raged through close-knit communities in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney.

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Martin Baani – A Seminarian’s Story. As IS Approached, he Took the Eucharist from the Church & Fled
Last edited 17th October 2014

Bombs fall and the sound of the explosion sends shock and fear into the hearts of the people. Amid the sound of crying and frenzied activity, people pack up what belongings they can carry and make off into the night. In the midst of it all stands Martin Baani, a 24-year-old seminarian. The realisation is dawning on him that this is Karamlesh’s last stand.


Synod report: Is there a seismic shift in Catholic approach to marriage?
Last edited 16th October 2014

No. There’s no change whatsoever in the Catholic Church’s teaching and doctrine on marriage and sexuality, contrary to what you may be hearing.


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