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Cross Wires Monday headlines

The latest Catholic and ecumenical news

Bishop Hugh Gilbert’s homily from the national pilgrimage to Keith in honour of St John Ogilvie in his 400th anniversary year.

MPs are to debate today whether abortion law should be devolved to the Scottish Parliament.

Bernie Smyth: “Ian Paisley told me he would march with the Pope to stop abortions.”

Pope Francis arrives in Quito, Ecuador, after greeting journalists on Papal plane.

At least five people are dead following a suicide bombing during a Christian church service in north east Nigeria.

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI receives honorary doctorates.

US churches urge President Obama to keep two-state solution alive in Israel-Palestine.

Brentwood: Bishop asks parishes to take action on environment.


—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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