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Cross Wires: Thursday breaking news

December 18th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Holy Father appoints British sex abuse survivor Peter Saunders (above right) to Church commission. Scottish public inquiry into historical abuse cases of children in care gains Church backing. Pope Francis played key role in diplomatic breakthrough between US and Cuba. (Video, click here.) Pope calls for prayers for terrorists' victims in Pakistan, Yemen, Australia. Final 2014 general audience address: On Jesus' choice to be part of a family. St Edmunds Catholic school headteacher ‘shocked’ by his the Suffolk school’s inclusion on an Ofsted list of 11 schools accused of not warning pupils about extremism. AND FINALLY Crowd sings and dances the tango as Pope Francis ... continue reading.
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Cross Wires: Wednesday breaking news

December 17th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The latest Catholic headlines... continue reading.


Hostage runs towards police officer outside cafe in Sydney

Cross Wires: Tuesday breaking news

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Cross Wires: Sunday breaking news

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Cross Wires: Thursday breaking news

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Comfort in God’s creature

December 10th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

It is comforting when Pope Francis shows the gentle care and mercy we all so admire in the Holy Father, the Good Shepherd responding to the spiritual needs of the soul before him without tying himself in doctrinal knots, writes Beth Thomson... continue reading.


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Cross Wires: Wednesday breaking news

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