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Cross Wires: Tuesday breaking news

The latest Catholic and ecumenical headlines and opinion during the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

An influential aide to Pope Francis urges the Vatican doctrine chief to be more flexible about reforms.

Ukip sends Scots chairman for anti-sectarianism counseling.

The St Vincent de Paul Society receives (above) Prime Minister David Cameron’s Big Society award today for its work across England and Wales.

Cardinal-elect Vincent Nichols calls for prayers for Syria.

Cardinal Koch: Christian unity is more than acknowledging one another. (Video).

Pope Francis: be open to the Gospel and to God’s surprises.

The Holy Father yesterday expressed his thanks the Vatican Public Security force.

Italian Police re-arrest Vatican monsignor already on trial over money.

Plans to have King Alfred buried in Westminster Catherdral.

Wind farm plan for Church of England-owned land.


Does Vatican Insider have the inside scoop on Medjugorje ?


—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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