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MANILA, Philippines (CNS) — A Catholic bishop in the northernmost island of the Philippines has appealed for prayers and help for victims of twin earthquakes that […]
Catholic aid agencies were among those working to assess the needs and get relief to the island of Sulawesi after an earthquake and tsunami left more than 1,400 people dead.
Church leaders prayed for Mexicans and Guatemalans affected by the magnitude 8.1 earthquake that struck the Pacific Coast.
The pope celebrated the sacrament of baptism Jan. 14 in a private ceremony in the chapel of the Domus Sanctae Marthae, where he lives.
Priests were advised to not celebrate Mass indoors over the next several days, including Nov. 1, the Solemnity of All Saints.
U.S. Archbishop Alexander K. Sample was preparing to celebrate Mass Oct. 26 with Benedictine monks in Norcia when the first of two powerful earthquakes struck.