Daily Archives: January 20, 2010

Whispers of another Synod for America

VATICAN CITY — During a Vatican press conference yesterday presenting the outline of the Synod of Bishops for the Middle East, Archbishop Nikola Eterovic told reporters there was talk of having another special assembly for America. The last synod for America was held … Continue reading

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Catholic Charities honors three ‘champions of the poor’

Three individuals described as “national champions of the poor” were given a Keep the Dream Alive Award by Catholic Charities USA Jan. 18, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The honors were given by the Alexandria, Va.-based agency as … Continue reading

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