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Pope praises French policeman who gave his life to save hostage

Pope praises French policeman who gave his life to save hostage

| Cindy Wooden | March 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis joined leaders praising a French police officer who “gave his life out of a desire to protect people” during a terrorist attack.

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Pope, USCCB president pray for victims of Egyptian mosque attack

Pope, USCCB president pray for victims of Egyptian mosque attack

| Junno Arocho Esteves | November 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis led pilgrims in prayer for the victims of a bombing at a mosque in Egypt’s northern Sinai region.

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USCCB president condemns ‘monstrous’ attack on worshippers at mosque

USCCB president condemns ‘monstrous’ attack on worshippers at mosque

| November 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops condemned the Nov. 24 bombing of a mosque in Egypt’s North Sinai region, calling it a “monstrous terrorist attack on innocent people at prayer.”

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Pope condemns deadly terrorist attack in Somalia

Pope condemns deadly terrorist attack in Somalia

| Junno Arocho Esteves | October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis prayed for the victims of a terrorist attack in Mogadishu, Somalia, that left hundreds dead and countless wounded in one of the deadliest attacks in the country’s history.

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London cardinal calls Tube incident ‘another cowardly attack’

London cardinal calls Tube incident ‘another cowardly attack’

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster described the attempted bombing of a rush hour Tube train in London as “yet another cowardly attack” and said he was praying for the 22 people being treated for burns and other injuries.

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Pope offers prayers for victims of terrorist attack in Barcelona

Pope offers prayers for victims of terrorist attack in Barcelona

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis offered prayers for the victims of a terrorist attack in Barcelona, Spain, that left at least 12 people dead and injured dozens of others.

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