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Cross Wires: Tuesday headlines

The latest Catholic news.

Pope Benedict XVI’s dismay and prayers for victims of Brazil nightclub blaze (above families with nuns).

Holy Father assigns Good Friday Stations of the Cross texts to two young people from Lebanon.

Vatican Rosary begins live broadcast.

Episcopal Ordination of Canon William Crean as Bishop of Cloyne.

The Succession of the Crown Bill, allowing the heir to the throne to marry a Catholic, clears the Commons.

Westminster: two married former Anglican priests Ordained as transitional deacons.

Poles say farewell to Cardinal Jozef Glemp.

Palestinian priest celebrates Mass to stop Israel building wall.

-Cross Wires is The Scottish Catholic Observer blog. Follow breaking news from the SCO through the day on Twitter at SCO_NEWS.

 

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