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Filipinos Turn to Prayer as Volcano Forces Mass Evacuations

The government has forcibly evacuated more than 27,000 residents from a four-mile radius around the volcano.

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Vatican Announces Commission to Streamline Marriage Process

The commission will be headed by Msgr. Pio Vito Pinto, dean of the Roman Rota.

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Pope Francis Praises Albania’s ‘Precious Gift’ of Interreligious Peace

The Holy Father also criticized violence in the name of religion during his one-day trip to the country of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta’s birth.

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Papal Spokesperson: Muslims Pray for Pope in Albania, Security a Non-Issue

Father Federico Lombardi told journalists at a Sept. 21 press conference that Muslims gathered at a Tirana mosque to pray for Pope Francis’ visit.

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Truth Has ‘Power of Attraction’ Pope Says to Albanian Religious Leaders

Promote peace and dialogue, the Holy Father says.

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Pope to Albanian Youth: Reject ‘False Freedom’

In remarks before the Sunday Angelus, the Holy Father encourages young people to live by the example of the martyrs.

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After Brutal Persecution, Albania ‘Reopened’ to Missionary Zeal

During a Sept. 21 homily, Pope Francis recalls Albania's anti-religious past and current openness to the Gospel.

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Ascension Press and Dynamic Catholic Produce New Resources

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