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Pope Francis Encourages Young Climate Activists to Build Dialogue

VATICAN CITY (RNS) — In a message to young people attending an event in Italy on the environmental crisis, Pope Francis encouraged activists to promote human relationships and environmental protections by overcoming divisions. “There must be harmony between people — men and women — and the environment,” the pope said…
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October 3, 2021
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Vaccine Mandates and the God-Given Right to Spread Covid

More than 670,000 Americans have now died from Covid-19 in the last 18 months, with thousands dying in recent weeks even though a safe and effective vaccine is widely available. Americans have not died in such numbers since the Spanish flu pandemic 100 years ago or the Civil War 50…
bubmag
September 21, 2021
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Pope Francis sends financial aid to Haiti, Bangladesh and Vietnam

VATICAN CITY (RNS) — From Haiti to Afghanistan, the Catholic Church sought to address global crises this week through financial and humanitarian aid, as well as heartfelt appeals for political leaders “to act according to conscience.” Since the Taliban rose to power in mid-August and sent Afghanistan spiraling into chaos,…
bubmag
August 24, 2021