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    WARSAW, Poland (CNS) -- Pope Francis urged bishops from throughout Eastern Europe to recognize mistakes in their handling of sexual abuse in order to open "new horizons of love and reciprocal service." Speaking Sept. 19 in a video message on the opening ...

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  • Cardinal O'Malley attends safeguarding conference in Poland

    WARSAW, Poland (CNS) -- Pope Francis urged bishops from throughout Eastern Europe to recognize mistakes in their handling of sexual abuse in order to open "new horizons of love and reciprocal service." Speaking Sept. 19 in a video message on the opening ...

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  • Vatican to require vaccination proof or negative COVID-19 test

    VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Visitors, tourists and employees who want to enter Vatican territory will be required beginning Oct. 1 to show proof of vaccination, recovery from the coronavirus or a negative COVID-19 test. The anti-COVID ordinance, which was ...

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Public schools can display crucifix when decided democratically, court rules


ROME (CNS) -- Italy's highest court of appeal has ruled that public school classrooms can approve the presence of the crucifix because it does not discriminate against anyone. The court specified, however, that all religious symbols can also be "welcomed" as long as it is decided in a democratic, civil and "gentle" manner by students and faculty together.

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