Breakaway bishop: Jews, Masons, and Modernists are ‘enemies of the Church’

New Hamburg, Canada, Jan 4, 2013 / 04:37 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Bishop Bernard Fellay, the head of the traditionalist Society of St. Pius X, mentioned Jews as “enemies of the Church” in a recent address reviewing the situation of the group as it considered full communion with Rome this past year.“Who, during that time, was the most opposed that the Church would recognize the Society? The enemies of the Church. The Jews, the Masons, the Modernists,” Bishop Fellay, … [Read more...]

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Archbishop urges Christian hope for a better Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina, Jan 4, 2013 / 12:09 pm (CNA).- An Argentinean archbishop invited the people of his country to cultivate an authentic Christian hope in order to face the daily trials of life and work for a better country.Christian hope can strengthen the people of Argentina to confront “the concrete difficulties of temporal life with a different frame of mind, a different spirit,” said Archbishop Hector Aguer of La Plata.During a Dec. 29 program entitled “Keys to … [Read more...]

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Venezuelan cardinal urges calm amid President Chavez’s health concerns

Caracas, Venezuela, Jan 3, 2013 / 12:03 pm (CNA).- A Venezuelan cardinal has called on locals to remain calm despite the uncertainty surrounding the health of President Hugo Chavez, who is hospitalized in Cuba after undergoing surgery for cancer. According to the Spanish newspaper ABC, Chavez is in an induced coma and could be disconnected from artificial life support “at any moment.” The newspaper reported that Chavez’s cancer has spread to his entire body and that his … [Read more...]

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Colombian archbishop offers prayers after bus accident deaths

Bogotá, Colombia, Dec 18, 2012 / 04:04 pm (CNA).- A Colombian archbishop offered his solidarity and condolences to the families and friends of the 27 victims who died in a bus accident nine days before Christmas. Noting the “tremendously tragic nature” of the accident, Archbishop Dario de Jesus Monsalve Mejia of Cali, Columbia acknowledged that “with irreparable losses like these, we are left speechless.” According to Columbian radio network Caracol Radio, a bus … [Read more...]

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Costa Rica bishops urge government to defend marriage

San José, Costa Rica, Dec 17, 2012 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Bishops’ Conference of Costa Rica called on the nation’s lawmakers to promote the good of the family by preserving marriage as the union of one man and one woman. In a Dec. 12 statement, the bishops emphasized that marriage is the foundation of the family and is therefore “a very important value that should be defended from every threat that jeopardizes its stability, its particular nature, essential … [Read more...]

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Mexican cardinal warns of immigrants forced to transport drugs

Mexico City, Mexico, Dec 17, 2012 / 03:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).-  A retired Mexican cardinal warned that drug traffickers are leveling death threats against immigrants from Central America to recruit them to carry drugs into the United States.   “There is a new phenomenon in which drug cartels are using (immigrants) to transport drugs to the United States,” said Cardinal Juan Sandoval Iniguez, retired Archbishop of Guadalajara. “And when they refuse to carry the … [Read more...]

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Uruguayan congress passes gay ‘marriage’ law

Montevideo, Uruguay, Dec 13, 2012 / 12:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Uruguayan House of Representatives has voted to pass a law legalizing same-sex “marriage” in the country. According to the Efe news agency, sponsors brought the bill up for a vote after midnight on Dec. 12 and lawmakers voted 81- 6 to pass it. The law defines marriage as “the permanent union between two people of the same or opposite sex,” and will move to the country's senate where it is … [Read more...]

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