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  • To help fight sex abuse, Catholic group offers guide to the news
    on November 18, 2018 at 11:41 pm

    Lansing, Mich., Nov 18, 2018 / 04:41 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholic bishops must act to counter sex abuse of adults as well as minors, says a lay group that has compiled a reader of news stories, analysis and commentary to help renewal and reform. “We believe clergy sexual misconduct with adults is at the core of so many of the problems of the Church in the last many decades,” the […]

  • Archbishop Vigano ordered to pay 2m euro to brother in inheritance dispute
    on November 18, 2018 at 1:01 pm

    Milan, Italy, Nov 18, 2018 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- An Italian court has ordered Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò to pay back nearly 2 million euro of inheritance, plus interest and legal fees to his brother, Father Lorenzo Vigano. Archbishop Vigano had been managing the brothers’ inheritance since their father’s death in 1961. According to Italian paper La Stampa, the […]

  • Invite Jesus into the storms of life, Pope Francis says
    on November 18, 2018 at 12:19 pm

    Vatican City, Nov 18, 2018 / 05:19 am (CNA/EWTN News).- During a difficult time, it can be easy to see only the immediate problem; but asking Jesus to be the guide is the key to weathering the storm, Pope Francis said Sunday at a Mass with 6,000 poor and volunteers. “The boat of our life is often storm-tossed and buffeted by winds. Even when the waters are calm, they quickly grow agitated. […]

  • Artists begin work on Vatican Christmas nativity – out of sand
    on November 17, 2018 at 11:25 pm

    Vatican City, Nov 17, 2018 / 04:25 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Vatican’s nativity scene will be a little bit different this year. In a departure from the traditional Neapolitan or Maltese figures of recent years, the scene of Christ’s birth will be entirely sculpted from sand. Beginning Nov. 17, four artists are beginning their work in St. Peter’s Square, crafting nearly 46,000 […]

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