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Guam archdiocese to move offices, sell properties

Guam archdiocese to move offices, sell properties

| March 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

“The move is part of archdiocesan-wide efforts related to the liquidation and sale of church property on Guam in the midst of challenging financial times and settlement of clergy sexual abuse cases,” the archdiocese said in a statement.

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After Vatican verdict, Guam archbishop apologizes for predecessor’s ‘harm’

After Vatican verdict, Guam archbishop apologizes for predecessor’s ‘harm’

| Carol Glatz | March 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Publicly apologizing on behalf of the whole archdiocese for the “grave harm” caused by former Archbishop Anthony Apuron of Agana, Archbishop Michael Byrnes said a new chapter of humility, repentance and healing has opened for the Catholic Church in Guam following a Vatican verdict against his predecessor.

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Catholics on Guam pray for peace amid threats by North Korea

Catholics on Guam pray for peace amid threats by North Korea

| Tony C. Diaz | August 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Church on Guam is urging its members and all people on the island to be prayerful and stay centered in Christ amid threats of missile attacks by North Korea.

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Bishop Cantu calls for diplomacy to ease U.S.-North Korea differences

Bishop Cantu calls for diplomacy to ease U.S.-North Korea differences

| Dennis Sadowski | August 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Diplomacy and political engagement are necessary to resolve the differences between the United States and North Korea and avoid a military conflict, the chairman of a U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops committee said in a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

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