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Cross Wires Thursday headlines

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World needs ‘charism of Catholic universities,’ Cardinal Nichols (above) says at ceremony to install him as St Mary’s chancellor.

Cardinal Nichols: “St Augustine of Canterbury is a fine patron for communications.”

Holy See: Authentic communication a human achievement.

Lord Patten outlines recommendations for Vatican media.

Nun speaks about ISIS attacks at US Congressional hearing. (Video).

Priests return to beleaguered Nigerian diocese.

South Sudan: Christian leaders see ‘no moral justification’ for continued violence.

Dublin Catholic housing agency has refused to allow single or widowed residents to put double beds in their state-funded apartments.

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Cardinal Wuerl reflects on Catholic identity in public square.

AND FINALLY

California woman to marry Vatican Swiss Guard with the Pope’s personal blessing after praying to meet ‘a chivalrous knight’

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