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By Fr. Rifat Bader
: The Holy See has officially announced that Pope Francis will visit the Arab Republic of Egypt in...More
By Munir Bayouk/abouna.org
: Director of the Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Jordan Fr. Rifat Bader received at the center in Amman on Sunday, March 26, Ambassador of South...More
By Munir Bayouk/ abouna.org
: Emeritus Patriarch Fouad Twal on Saturday, March 25, presided an Eucharist Mass marking Annunciation, as well administering the sacrament of confirmation and...More
By Kathy Schiffer/ncregister.com
: When a Phoenix mother lost her eyesight due to a rare medical condition, she feared she would never be able to see her four children again. But then St....More
By Stephen Beale/ ncregister.com
: Murals shed light on eternal truths. Joe Malham’s studio is distinctive not only for what’s inside it, but also its location — a former convent converted into...More


This holy man aided John Paul II’s vocation

By Filip Mazurczak/ ncregister.com
: In January, Pope Francis signed eight decrees. Seven of them recognized the heroic virtue of “Servants of God.” Among the new “Venerables” of 2017 is Jan Tyranowski (1901-1947), a Polish mystic inspired by Carmelite spirituality who played an...

Arab World

Rebuilding Iraq, through the eyes of a bishop who stayed

By Edward Pentin/ ncregister.com
: Chaldean Catholic Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil says the international community is key to aiding his strife-torn country. Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil, Iraq, has been the locus for assisting tens of thousands of refugees who fled the Islamic State...

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