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Raphael Benedict

Cyclone kills 32 Catholic fishermen off India's coast
News
December 6, 2017

Cyclone kills 32 Catholic fishermen off India’s coast

Dec 6, 2017 - A tropical cyclone on the southern Indian coast over the weekend claimed the lives of at least 32 poor Catholic fishermen who were at sea with 200 missing and thousands of individuals displaced after their homes…
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Pope Francis gets personalized Lamborghini, but won't keep it
Vatican
November 15, 2017

Pope Francis gets personalized Lamborghini, but won’t keep it

Pope Francis got the keys to a fancy new supercar Lamborghini Huracán, which was given to him by company execs at the Vatican and will be auctioned off for charity.   The Huracan sports car, with gold lines running along the…
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Mass shooting at Texas baptist church in Sutherland Springs 'leaves up to 27 dead after gunman opens fire at Sunday service'
USA
November 5, 2017

Mass shooting at Texas baptist church in Sutherland Springs ‘leaves up to 27 dead after gunman opens fire at Sunday service’

A man "in full gear" stormed into the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs in Texas and opened fire around 11:30 am during the Sunday morning service leaving 27 people dead and dozens of people injured. Tearful relatives have gathered…
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St. John Paul II says this is the happiest day of his life. Here’s why
Church
November 3, 2017

St. John Paul II said this was the happiest day of his life. Here’s why

The happiest day of St. John Paul II's life according to him was the day he canonized St. Faustina, a nun from his homeland; Poland. St. Faustina was born Helena Kowalska to a poor but devout Polish family in 1905.…
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