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Cross Wires: Monday headlines

Latest Catholic news from home and abroad

Holy Father: violence will not resolve Syrian and Libyan problems.

http://www.oecumene.radiovaticana.org/en1/Articolo.asp?c=510757

Row within SNP over John Mason’s motion on protecting marriage and the traditional family.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-14435856

Third man charged with Antrim attempted murder of a Catholic youth.

http://www.tyronetimes.co.uk/news/national/third_man_charged_with_youth_attack_1_2941013

Archbishop George Stack of Cardiff says his priorities are to address the decline in church attendance, and repair the damage caused by abuse scandals outside Wales. (Video).

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-14427142

Chile: Mass of Thanksgiving on anniversary of miners’ rescue

http://www.indcatholicnews.com/news.php?viewStory=18734

AND FINALLY

A dedicated team of prosecutors is to be set up to bring court cases against football supporters who bring violence to games, championing Football Banning Orders introduced in Scotland to help tackle sectarian disorder.

http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/home-news/task-force-crackdown-over-football-violence-1.1116117

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