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Miami archbishop says Florida shouldn’t follow Texas’ refugee stance

Miami archbishop says Florida shouldn’t follow Texas’ refugee stance

| January 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

Refugees make an important impact in the United States and should not be denied resettlement as the Texas governor recently decided, said Miami Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski.

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Did Apollo 11 mission make Orlando’s founding bishop the bishop of moon?

Did Apollo 11 mission make Orlando’s founding bishop the bishop of moon?

| Christopher Gunty | July 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Did Apollo 11 mission make Archbishop William Borders bishop of the moon?

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Catholic officials say Hurricane Michael sets new bar for disaster relief

Catholic officials say Hurricane Michael sets new bar for disaster relief

| October 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Yirca Salazar, a quality assurance specialist for Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Miami, was just a toddler when 1992’s Category-5 Hurricane Andrew left a trail of destruction south of Miami.

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Despair will not have the last word, Miami archbishop says of shooting

Despair will not have the last word, Miami archbishop says of shooting

| February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

In the wake of the Feb. 14 school shootings in Parkland, Florida, which left 17 people dead, Archbishop Thomas Wenski of Miami wrote this spiritual reflection for Catholic News Service on how we as Catholics deal with such terrible acts. Archbishop Wenski has been attending funerals for some of the slaughtered youth. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is in Broward County, which is in the Miami Archdiocese.

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