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Cross Wires: Tuesday breaking news

The latest Catholic and interfaith headlines

Kenyan Muslims, Christians join in condemnation of mall terrorism (above).

Nairobi attack: Kenya forces comb Westgate site.

Peshawar, Pakistan: burials underway for church attack victims.

Australian bishop wasn’t adequately trained to deal with abuse.

Statement from Archbishop for US Military Services on same-sex relationships.

Pope welcomes Peru‘s new ambassador to the Holy See. (Video).

Scottish lectures plans by controversial American preacher Bishop Jack Spong are to be discussed by Church of Scotland figures at a meeting next week.

Hundreds attend Catholic school opening in Twickenham.


Pope dons hard hat as he visits poverty stricken region in Italy

—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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