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Amid threat of war, world must not give up hope, pope tells diplomats

Amid threat of war, world must not give up hope, pope tells diplomats

| Junno Arocho Esteves | January 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

Hope is the virtue needed to approach the coming year, especially when the looming threat of war surrounds a humanity scarred by violence, Pope Francis said.

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Maronite bishops urge repatriation of Syrian refugees from Lebanon

Maronite bishops urge repatriation of Syrian refugees from Lebanon

| Doreen Abi Raad | June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

Maronite Catholic bishops from around the world, meeting in Lebanon, called for unity among politicians and the international community to facilitate the return of Syrian refugees.

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St. Maron parish raises money for cross in Lebanon

St. Maron parish raises money for cross in Lebanon

| March 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

When it comes to the plight of persecuted Christians in the Middle East, parishioners of St. Maron in Minneapolis are turning to the cross.

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Minneapolis pastor says papal visit to Lebanon brings hope

Minneapolis pastor says papal visit to Lebanon brings hope

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Msgr. Sharbel Maroun smiles when he recalls a journey to his native Lebanon 15 years ago.

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