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Cross Wires: Thursday breaking news

The latest Catholic headlines

Man confesses to murder of three nuns in Burundi (above).

Local reports suggest Pop Francis may make a visit to Uganda next year.

Iraqi Christian tells how ISIS threatened to behead her.

Pope praises Italian naval program to save migrants.

The Holy Father devoted yesterdays’ general audience to the importance of mercy.

Pope Francis will marry 20 couples in St Peter’s this weekend.

—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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