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Arsenal prepare for Emirates fan return [Video]

Arsenal prepare for Emirates fan return

After almost nine months without football fans in stadia, Arsenal welcome back up to 2,000 supporters on Thursday night for their Europa League game against Rapid Vienna.

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Tyrese Gibson and Dwayne Johnson end 'Fast & Furious' feud [Video]

Tyrese Gibson and Dwayne Johnson end 'Fast & Furious' feud

Tyrese Gibson and Dwayne Johnson have ended their long-standing feud following a recent phone chat.

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New York Weather: Cold Wednesday [Video]

New York Weather: Cold Wednesday

CBS2's Elise Finch has the latest weather forecast.

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Pregnant Woman, Child Among Injured In South Philadelphia House Fire [Video]

Pregnant Woman, Child Among Injured In South Philadelphia House Fire

The flames broke out around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday on the 2900 block of South 13th Street.

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Volunteers donating bikes to Treasure Coast families [Video]

Volunteers donating bikes to Treasure Coast families

A local non-profit is gearing up to bring smiles and a new mode of transportation to families in need this holiday season.

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Concerns about contract tracing in Michigan [Video]

Concerns about contract tracing in Michigan

Concerns about contract tracing in Michigan

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Pakistan's lonely elephant settles into sanctuary life [Video]

Pakistan's lonely elephant settles into sanctuary life

Pakistan's lonely elephant Kaavan started settling in to his new life in a Cambodian sanctuary by eating, throwing sand on himself and flipping tires.

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2 Works for You Wednesday Morning Forecast [Video]

2 Works for You Wednesday Morning Forecast

Good morning! Chance of showers and possible flurries today and tomorrow with highs in the 40s.

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Sushil Modi files nomination for RS by-election in Patna [Video]

Sushil Modi files nomination for RS by-election in Patna

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Modi filed his nomination for Rajya Sabha by-election as an NDA (National Democratic Alliance) candidate in Patna on..

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Rebel Wilson has frozen her eggs [Video]

Rebel Wilson has frozen her eggs

Rebel Wilson has undergone her dramatic transformation because she was ready to "freeze [her] eggs" and wanted to be as healthy as possible.

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Virtual learning set to resume Wednesday after last week’s ransomware attack [Video]

Virtual learning set to resume Wednesday after last week’s ransomware attack

Virtual learning set to resume Wednesday after last week’s ransomware attack

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Regulator: No corners cut in assessing Covid-19 vaccine safety [Video]

Regulator: No corners cut in assessing Covid-19 vaccine safety

Dr June Raine, head of the regulator which approved the Pfizer and BioNTechvaccine, said no corners had been cut in assessing its safety.

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Kelly Clarkson really worried for her kids amid divorce [Video]

Kelly Clarkson really worried for her kids amid divorce

Kelly Clarkson is terrified about the damage her increasingly nasty split from estranged husband Brandon Blackstock is doing to the former couple's kids.

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Regulator announces vaccine approval [Video]

Regulator announces vaccine approval

Dr June Raine - the chief executive of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) - has announced that a Covid-19 vaccine produced by Pfizer/BioNTech has been approved for use in..

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Swiss startup to clear space of orbiting debris [Video]

Swiss startup to clear space of orbiting debris

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How Iran's Nuclear Chief, Fakhrizadeh, Was Assassinated [Video]

How Iran's Nuclear Chief, Fakhrizadeh, Was Assassinated

ABSARD, IRAN — Iranian journalist Mohamad Ahwaze claims to have received leaked information from the country's government about the assassination of Iran's leading nuclear scientist on..

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Steelers And Ravens Set To Make History [Video]

Steelers And Ravens Set To Make History

As the Steelers and Ravens prepare for an usual Wednesday afternoon matchup at Heinz Field, the game will make history if played. KDKA's Lindsay Ward has the story.

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Miley Cyrus' Christmas Day features 'apology texts and conspiracy theories' [Video]

Miley Cyrus' Christmas Day features 'apology texts and conspiracy theories'

According to Miley Cyrus, her Christmas Days usually involve "apology texts" and conspiracy theories.

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Sam Asghari jokes he and Britney Spears have been celebrating her birthday 'for a month' [Video]

Sam Asghari jokes he and Britney Spears have been celebrating her birthday 'for a month'

The singer is now 39 years old, and her partner Sam Asghari has posted a light-hearted video of the couple on Instagram, in which Britney is singing Happy Birthday to herself, prompting the personal..

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'Armed Forces Flag Day' to be celebrated throughout Dec: Rajnath Singh [Video]

'Armed Forces Flag Day' to be celebrated throughout Dec: Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on December 02 informed that centre and states along with Sainik Board will celebrate 'Armed Forces Flag Day' throughout December. "It's our national responsibility to..

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UK approves use of Pfizer's COVID vaccine [Video]

UK approves use of Pfizer's COVID vaccine

COVID-19: UK approves use of Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine - rollout to begin next week

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Thousands gather at engagement of ex-BJP minister's granddaughter [Video]

Thousands gather at engagement of ex-BJP minister's granddaughter

On one hand where the country continues its fight against COVID-19, people in wedding season seems to be undoing all the hard work so far. In a shocking video, thousands of people were seen crowding..

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WBZ Morning Forecast For December 2 [Video]

WBZ Morning Forecast For December 2

Sarah Wroblewski has your latest weather forecast.

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Mandy Moore loses beloved dog [Video]

Mandy Moore loses beloved dog

Pregnant Mandy Moore has been left shattered by the sudden death of her 12-year-old dog, Joni.

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Beating Boredom: Do It Yourself Home Activities [Video]

Beating Boredom: Do It Yourself Home Activities

With so many of us stuck at home, it's easy to get bored. However, John Shumway found some creative ways to enjoy family time at home from Amanda Mushro.

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French president presses Muslim leaders to embrace 'republican values'

CNA Staff, Dec 2, 2020 / 03:01 am (CNA).- In the wake of several suspected Islamist attacks in France this year, President Emmanuel Macron has asked the country’s Muslim leaders to sign a "charter of..
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Include the undocumented in the Census, USCCB urges (USCCB)

The bishops’ conference also filed a friend-of-the-court brief as the Supreme Court considered a case on the issue.
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Papal tribute to Zairean rite (Vatican News)

In 1988, the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacrament promulgated the Roman Missal for the Dioceses of Zaire (now Democratic Republic of the Congo). In a video message that..
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Pope to judges: Promote justice, dignity, equality (Zenit)

Pope Francis sent a Spanish-language message to a virtual meeting of judges who are members of the Committee for Social Rights of Africa and America. It was one of two messages he recorded for the..
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Pontifical commission, religious superiors discuss abuse prevention, inculturation (Vatican News)

The Pontifical Council for the Protection of Minors, the International Union of Superiors General (women religious) and the Union of Superiors General (male religious) organized the meeting (videos).
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New bishop appointed for troubled Buffalo diocese (Buffalo News)

Bishop Michael Fisher, a priest of the Archdiocese of Washington, was named vicar general for apostolates by Theodore McCarrick in 2005; Pope Francis appointed Fisher Auxiliary Bishop of Washington in..
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December papal prayer intention: For a life of prayer (Pope's Worldwide Prayer Network)

The Pope’s December prayer intention, disseminated by the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network (Apostleship of Prayer), is “that our personal relationship with Jesus Christ be nourished by the Word of..
Catholic Culture - Published

Next Buffalo bishop promises 'truth' and 'transparency'

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Dec 1, 2020 / 03:30 pm (CNA).- The newly-announced next Bishop of Buffalo has promised to be a pastor who will promote transparency in the scandal-ridden New York..
CNA - Published

'Mary on the Mantel'? Think 'Elf on the Shelf', but Catholic 

Denver Newsroom, Dec 1, 2020 / 02:55 pm (CNA).- For the past 16 years, Elf on the Shelf has become a tradition, both hated and loved, for families in the days leading up to Christmas. Based on a..
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Pope Francis: Inculturated Mass shows us the gifts of the Holy Spirit

Vatican City, Dec 1, 2020 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- Pope Francis said Tuesday that inculturated liturgy can teach Catholics to better appreciate the diverse gifts of the Holy Spirit. In a preface to a new..
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Catholic diocese prays for the dead and injured after car plows into pedestrians in Trier

CNA Staff, Dec 1, 2020 / 12:00 pm (CNA).- A Catholic diocese said Tuesday that it was praying for the dead and injured after a car plowed into pedestrians in the city of Trier in..
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Pro-life candidate elected to Congress by six votes

CNA Staff, Dec 1, 2020 / 10:00 am (CNA).- In one of the last results in the 2020 election to be called, another pro-life female candidate won election to the House of Representatives in Iowa’s 2nd..
CNA - Published

Rwanda’s first cardinal sees family as key to planting the seeds of peace

Rome Newsroom, Dec 1, 2020 / 09:00 am (CNA).- Rwanda’s first cardinal lost seven members of his immediate family in the 1994 genocide. Now he is using his role as archbishop of Kigali to plant..
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Exiled Catholic archbishop to hold virtual Advent retreat for flock

CNA Staff, Dec 1, 2020 / 08:05 am (CNA).- Exiled Belarusian Archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz will lead his flock in a virtual Advent retreat this month. The website of the Catholic Church in Belarus..
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No public Masses until January for Belgian Catholics

CNA Staff, Dec 1, 2020 / 07:00 am (CNA).- Belgium’s Catholic bishops called Tuesday for dialogue with the government after it decreed that public Masses would remain suspended until Jan. 15,..
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Pope Francis names new bishop of scandal-ridden Buffalo diocese

Vatican City, Dec 1, 2020 / 05:45 am (CNA).- Pope Francis Tuesday appointed Bishop Michael Fisher, an auxiliary of Washington, to be the next bishop of the scandal-ridden Diocese of Buffalo, New..
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Dallas megachurch surprises seniors with rent help, commits to giving $100K at Thanksgiving service

The 15,000-member Inspiring Body of Christ Church in Dallas, Texas, became a big blessing for some 100 senior citizens on Thanksgiving Day when leaders surprised them all with rental assistance by..
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Pope Francis: Be God’s people, not God’s elite

Vatican City, Dec 1, 2020 / 05:00 am (CNA).- Catholics are called to be God’s people, not God’s elite, Pope Francis said in a video message Monday. In the message to a virtual meeting of judges,..
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Southern Baptist seminary presidents release statement denouncing Critical Race Theory

The Council of Seminary Presidents of the Southern Baptist Convention released a statement denouncing racism, but also declared Critical Race Theory incompatible with their beliefs. 
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Father George Rutler accused of sexual assault, denies allegation

Denver Newsroom, Dec 1, 2020 / 04:00 am (CNA).-   A well-known New York City priest is maintaining his innocence amid an investigation into an allegation that he sexually assaulted a female..
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China mulls new rules on foreigners to 'prohibit religious extremism' (CNN)

According to the report, the draft rules prohibit “foreigners from ‘interfering with or dominating the affairs of Chinese religious groups,’ advocating ‘extremist religious thoughts,’ using..
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Federal appeals court upholds Kentucky governor's closing of religious schools (AP)

Gov. Andy Beshear’s executive order “applies to all public and private elementary and secondary schools in the Commonwealth, religious or otherwise; it is therefore neutral and of general..
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Supreme Court declines case of Louisiana pastor who defied Covid orders (Baton Rouge Advocate)

“Governor [John Bel] Edwards’s Proclamations have always treated comparable secular institutions similarly to comparable religious institutions,” a lower court ruled in a suit filed by Life..
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California megachurch associate pastor dies of COVID-19

An associate pastor with a California-based megachurch died days after testing positive for the coronavirus, according to a statement from church leadership.
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Pope Francis reflects on Advent as time of expectation and hope (Vatican Press Office)

In his November 29 Angelus address (video), Pope Francis reflected on 1 Corinthians 1:3-9, the second reading of the day.
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Holy See delegation, in Istanbul, takes part in patronal feast of the Ecumenical Patriarchate (Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity)

“Even in these difficult times, in which the whole of humankind is affected by the coronavirus, Pope Francis desires to show his affection for the Church of Constantinople by the presence of a..
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New Zealand's bishops pledge to listen to abuse survivors, work with royal commission (New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference)

The Royal Commission of Inquiry is hearing testimony from victims of abuse in Catholic, Anglican, and Salvation Army settings.
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Eritrean bishops call for peace in Ethiopia's Tigray region (Vatican News)

Pope Francis and Ethiopia’s bishops also appealed for peace after Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed launched a military intervention in the Tigray region (map).
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Christmas tree rises In St. Peter's Square (Zenit)

The 92-ft. tree comes from Slovenia and arrived at the Vatican on November 30 (video).
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Papal call for 'firm rejection' of death penalty (@Pontifex)

“Let us keep in mind that not even a murderer loses his personal dignity — God Himself guarantees it,” tweeted Pope Francis, who cited St. John Paul II’s encyclical Evangelium Vitae (no. 9)...
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People want 'better government,' not more government, Kenya's bishops say (CNS)

The East African nation of 49.1 million (map) is 61% Protestant, 21% Catholic, 8% Muslim, and 8% ethnic religionist. Pope Francis made an apostolic journey there in 2015.
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Pontifical academy president: after state and market, now is the time for community (Vatican News)

Economist Stefano Zamagni was named president of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences in 2019.
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Pope discusses 6 points on which to build social rights (Vatican News)

Pope Francis offered a Spanish-language reflection as judges from Africa and the Americas took part in a conference.
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Canadian bishop resigns at age of 64 'for the good of the Church' (CNA)

“In obedience to and in communion with the Holy Father, but more importantly for the good of the Church, on November 16, 2020, I presented my resignation from the pastoral care of the diocese of..
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Papal prayer for new cardinals, Central American disaster victims, pandemic difficulties (Vatican News)

Following his November 29 Angelus address, Pope Francis encouraged pilgrims to “derive some good from the difficult situation that the pandemic imposes on us: greater sobriety, discreet and..
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God's closeness, our watchfulness: Pope celebrates Mass with new cardinals (Vatican Press Office)

“To awaken us from that slumber of mediocrity and lukewarmness, there is the watchfulness of prayer,” Pope Francis preached on November 29, at a Mass celebrated in St. Peter’s Basilica with new..
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Belgium bishops question ban on public worship (CNA)

Belgium’s Catholic bishops are asking for talks with the government about emergency restrictions that would suspend all public celebrations of the Mass until at least January 15.
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Cardinal Pell says Vatican finance scandals surprised him (AP)

In an Associated Press interview, Cardinal George Pell said that he was caught off guard by the extent of financial corruption at the Vatican. “I didn’t know that there was so much criminality..
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Santa Fe archdiocese announces layoffs (Albuquerque Journal)

The Archdiocese of Santa Fe, New Mexico has announced plans to eliminate 20 employees, and stop publication its monthly magazine. The archdiocese filed for bankruptcy protection in December 2018.
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Montreal archbishop apologizes after report faults failures to address priest’s misconduct

CNA Staff, Nov 30, 2020 / 07:19 pm (CNA).- The Montreal archdiocese repeatedly failed to act on complaints regarding a former priest’s misbehavior until it was found he had likely engaged in sexual..
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Diocese of Pittsburgh announces its third round of parish mergers

CNA Staff, Nov 30, 2020 / 06:08 pm (CNA).- The Diocese of Pittsburgh has announced that it will initiate its third round of parish mergers early next year, reducing its current 107 parishes to..
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Demonstrations against abortion bill held in Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina, Nov 30, 2020 / 05:19 pm (CNA).- Demonstrations were held Saturday throughout Argentina in opposition to a bill that would legalize elective abortion, introduced by President..
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Pell surprised by ‘Technicolor criminality’ of Vatican financial scandals

CNA Staff, Nov 30, 2020 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- Cardinal George Pell has spoken of his surprise at the apparent extent of “criminality” involved in recent Vatican financial scandals. Speaking in an..
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March for Life gears up for pandemic conditions

CNA Staff, Nov 30, 2020 / 03:05 pm (CNA).- With the annual March for Life scheduled to occur in January, how different might it look from previous years due to the ongoing pandemic? The 48th annual..
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Statue of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal begins pilgrimage around Italy

Vatican City, Nov 30, 2020 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- A statue of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal began Friday a pilgrimage to parishes throughout Italy, marking the 190th anniversary of the Blessed Virgin..
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Trump administration in Supreme Court over Census policy

Washington D.C., Nov 30, 2020 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- The Supreme Court heard oral arguments Monday on whether the Trump administration can exclude undocumented immigrants when apportioning congressional..
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Immaculate Conception: Pope Francis cancels traditional act of veneration due to pandemic

Vatican City, Nov 30, 2020 / 12:00 pm (CNA).- The Vatican has announced that Pope Francis will not visit Rome’s Piazza di Spagna this year for the traditional veneration of Mary on the Solemnity of..
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What is Advent, anyway? A CNA Explainer

Denver, Colo., Nov 30, 2020 / 11:35 am (CNA).- Advent began this year on Sunday, Nov. 30. Most Catholics, even those who don’t often go to Mass, know that Advent involves a wreath with some candles,..
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French Catholic bishops win appeal against 30-person Mass limit

Rome Newsroom, Nov 30, 2020 / 10:00 am (CNA).- The French Council of State has ruled that a proposed 30-person limit on Masses and other forms of public worship is a “disproportionate” government..
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Pope Francis briefed on Lebanon’s ‘bitter economic crisis’ by Maronite patriarch

Vatican City, Nov 30, 2020 / 07:30 am (CNA).- Pope Francis met with Lebanon’s Maronite patriarch at the Vatican this weekend and told the pope of the challenges facing Lebanon as it experiences..
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