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Pope saddened by church attack in Burkina Faso, Vatican spokesman says

Pope saddened by church attack in Burkina Faso, Vatican spokesman says

| Junno Arocho Esteves | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis expressed his closeness to and prayers for the victims of a shooting at a Catholic Church in Burkina Faso, which claimed the lives of six people.

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Only risen Christ can bring peace to world at war, pope says at Easter

Only risen Christ can bring peace to world at war, pope says at Easter

| Junno Arocho Esteves | April 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

As the machine of warfare continues to churn out more dangerous weaponry, only the power and joy of Christ’s resurrection can fill hearts with comfort and peace, Pope Francis said before giving his Easter blessing.

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In Christmas message, pope prays for peace, brotherhood

In Christmas message, pope prays for peace, brotherhood

| Cindy Wooden | December 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Delivering his formal Christmas message and blessing, Pope Francis prayed for a world where all people would recognize that they are brothers and sisters and would work for justice and for peace.

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Easter shows the power of love, which renews the world, pope says

Easter shows the power of love, which renews the world, pope says

| Cindy Wooden | April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Easter makes it clear that in the life of Jesus, but also in the lives of modern men and women, “death, solitude and fear” do not have the last word, Pope Francis said before giving his Easter blessing.

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EWTN to air Easter, canonization programs

EWTN to air Easter, canonization programs

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Solemn Mass of Easter Sunday
Urbi et Orbi: Message and Blessing
Easter Sunday Mass
Pope John Paul II Canonization Celebration and Vigil

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At Easter, pope calls Christians to be channels of mercy, justice and peace

At Easter, pope calls Christians to be channels of mercy, justice and peace

| March 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis said he would like to bring the good news of Christ’s resurrection to each person on earth, “to every house and every family, especially where suffering is greatest: in hospitals, in prisons.”

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