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Vatican Dossier - Aug 14

 
Papal Texts

‘I Wanted to Say: I Have Not Forgotten You, I Have Prayed for All of You,’ Pope Writes to People of Genoa One Year After Collapse of Morandi Bridge

‘Do Not Lose Hope! Do Not Let It Be Stolen’ … ‘You Are Never Alone, Never Abandoned’
 
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Pope’s Letter for One-Year Anniversary of Morandi Bridge Collapse in Genoa, Italy (FULL TEXT)

‘I want to tell you that I have not forgotten you, that I have prayed and prayed for the victims, for their families, for the wounded, for the displaced, for all of you, for Genoa’
 
Human Rights and Justice

Cardinal Bo: Reflections From The Periphery: ‘God’s love for the people and Nations of Asia’ – (PART I OF IV)

Released for the Feast of the Assumption of Our Blessed Mother Mary
 
 
Papal Texts

Pope Francis’ Chirograph for New Statute of Institute for Works of Religion (IOR, or Vatican Bank) (Full Translation)

‘I also establish that this Chirograph is published in L’Osservatore Romano together with the new Statute of the Institute for Works of Religion which, approved by me ad experimentum for two years, and it will enter into force immediately…’
 
Francis

Holy Father Offers Condolences on Death of Cardinal Sergio Obeso Rivera

Archbishop Emeritus of Xalapa, Mexico
 
Family and Life Issues

Pro-life Movie ‘Unplanned’ released on DVD, Blu-ray

Viewers Can Experience Abby Johnson’s Incredible Journey at Home
 
 
Ecumenism and Interreligious dialogue

Pakistan’s Cardinal Coutts Appeals on Minorities Day

‘Treat us like citizens of Pakistan, equal to others’
 
Conflicts, War, Terrorism

Waiting, Silence, Hope, Prayer Continue in Niger

11 months after the abduction of Father Luigi Maccalli