Pope in Colombia tells young people to dare to dream big

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Response From U.S. Conference Of Catholic Bishops On Care For Migrants And Refugees - WASHINGTON—The following statement has been issued by James Rogers, Chief Communications Officer for the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), clarifying the USCCB position on advocacy and care for migrants and refugees. Full statement follows: .....Read More

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Pope in Colombia tells young people to dare to dream big - (Vatican Radio) Calling himself a pilgrim of peace and hope Pope Francis urged some 22,000 young people gathered in Bogotá’s Bolivar Square not be afraid of the future: “Dare to dream big, he said, I want to invite you to that great dream today”......Read More
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English Bishop Launches ‘Powerhouse of Prayer’ on Remote Island
- PORTSMOUTH, England — With the rapid closure and merging of parishes across the United Kingdom, and dwindling numbers of men entering the priesthood, one Catholic bishop has come up with a counterintuitive way to address the problem. The bishop of Portsmouth in England will launch a new “powerhouse of prayer” on a remote Island in his diocese, staffed by six religious sisters and a priest. The Adoremus Centre will be founded on the far-flung island of Alderney, part of the Channel Islands, about 90 miles off the southern coast of England. In fact, it’s closer to France.......Read more