Daily Archives: January 7, 2014

Four years after quake, strengthening Haiti’s institutions

The rebuilding of Haiti following the January 12, 2010 earthquake is either taking a lot longer than expected or is going reasonably well. Darren Hercyk, Haiti country director for Catholic Relief Services, has found the perspective that prevails depends on … Continue reading

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Papal calls to cloistered nuns are hit or miss

VATICAN CITY — It’s hit or miss — even for the pope — when calling a cloistered monastery. Pope Francis had much better luck today when he phoned a small community of nuns in southern Italy. Apparently in today’s conversation … Continue reading

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