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Church Must Apologize To Gays, Says Pope

Church Must Apologize To Gays

Pope Francis has said that the Roman Catholic Church should apologise to gay people for the way it has treated them. He told reporters that the Church had no right to judge the gay community, and should show them respect. The pontiff also said the Church should seek forgiveness from …

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Peace Summit Held By Rotary Club

The maiden Rotary International National Peace Summit opened in Accra on Saturday with a call on the youth to be agents of peace and let Ghana win by making peace be felt in the environment. It was on the theme: “Preserving a Millennium of Peace: Our Collective Responsibility.” Professor Emmanuel …

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Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal of Jerusalem Replaced

Pope Francis has appointed Franciscan Father Pierbattista Pizzaballa to replace Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal of Jerusalem Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal of Jerusalem and appointed Franciscan Father Pierbattista Pizzaballa, former “custos” of the Holy Land, as the apostolic administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of …

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Beware Of ‘Polite Persecution,’ Archbishop Warns

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With relics of two English martyrs currently touring the U.S., the Archbishop of Baltimore implored Catholics to follow their example by defending religious freedom.   Speaking at the opening Mass of the annual “Fortnight for Freedom,” Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore, chair of the U.S. bishops’ ad hoc Committee on …

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Britain Sets A New Course That Will Be Demanding On All

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Cardinal Vincent Nichols, president of the bishops’ conference, has said the British decision to leave the European Union sets the country “on a new course that will be demanding on all”. The cardinal called for Britain to work hard to be “good neighbours” and “resolute contributors” to international efforts tackling …

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I Plan To Tackle Teenage Pregnancy, Says Queenmother

Queenmother Plans To Tackle Teenage Pregnancy

Nana Ameyaa II, the new Paramount Queenmother of Wassa Amenfi Traditional Area, has planned to tackle the incidence of high teenage pregnancy in the area. Nana Ameyaa, known in private life as Efia Gyamfra, 58, therefore asked for the cooperation and support of her colleague queenmothers to make her vision …

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UK Votes To Leave EU

The UK has voted by 52% to 48% to leave the European Union after 43 years in an historic referendum, a BBC forecast suggests. London and Scotland voted strongly to stay in the EU but the remain vote has been undermined by poor results in the north of England.   …

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Great Lesson To Learn From Benedict XVI’s Life Of Prayer

Lesson To Learn From Benedict XVI’s Prayer Life

The Pope has written the preface to a new collection of Benedict’s writings on the priesthood Pope Francis has said that Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI’s life of prayer teaches a lesson about doing “theology on his knees”. Francis makes the comments in the preface to a forthcoming book, a collection …

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Government Has No Jobs For You

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The President, His Excellency John Dramani Mahama has acknowledged that prospecting at the public sector are the narrowest and that graduates must explore the private and the informal sectors for jobs.   Speaking at the maiden congregation of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) in Sunyani, President Mahama …

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