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Cross Wires: Tuesday breaking news

The latest Catholic headlines.


Archbishop Cushley of St Andrews and Edinburgh, (above) to give time for reflection address at Scottish Parliament today.

A remarkable Edinburgh nun, who did huge amount of charity work in Bosnia, has died aged 96.

Pope Francis releases video message, launching global Caritas appeal against hunger.


Vatican receives MONEYVAL report into its financial affairs.

Holy Father appeals for end to conflict in the Middle East.

Pope Francis blesses new centre for victims of abuse.


Belorussian priest being prosecuted for treason.

New report finds significant increase in attacks on Christians in Mexico.

Children at a pediatric hospital in Rome are counting down the days until Pope Francis pays them a Christmas visit.


A posthumous Paul Walker film  is drawing praise for its pro-life message.


—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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