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Agency demands prisoner release to contain Covid-19

SÃO PAULO (CNS): The Prison Pastoral, an organisation linked to the Brazilian Bishops’ Conference, demanded…

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São Paulo Archdiocese offers centre to house homeless with Covid-19

SÃO PAULO (CNS): The Archdiocese of São Paulo, Brazil, offered the city a community centre,…

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A giant baby sculpture is seen during a pro-life rally outside the Basilica of Our Lady of Lujan in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on International Women's Day, on March 8. Photo: CNS/Reuters
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Argentine bishops speak out against abortion legislation

MEXICO CITY (CNS): The Argentine Bishops’ Conference expressed its opposition to the plans of the…

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Commission set up in São Paolo to investigate abuse complaints

SAO PAULO (CNS): The Archdiocese of Sao Paulo announced the creation of a commission to…

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Sister Rosa Elena Pico, a member of the Missionaries of Mary Co-Redemptrix, with children from the indigenous community of Sarayaku, Ecuador, in September 2019. Photo: CNS
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Don’t try to clericalise women in Amazon Church pope says

VATICAN (CNS): Pope Francis released Querida Amazonia, his postsynodal apostolic exhortation on the Amazon region,…

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