Parishioners at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Tai O
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Christmas in the fishing village of Tai O

HONG KONG (SE): Our Lady of Perpetual Help chapel in Tai O, Lantau, is a…

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Above: Pope Francis delivers his Christmas urbi et orbi (to the city and the world) blessing from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica on December 25. Photo: CNS/Vatican Media
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The light of Christ greater than darkness in human hearts pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS): “May he soften our often stony and self-centered hearts and make them…

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Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris. Photo: CNS/Reuters
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No Christmas Mass at fire ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral

For the first time in 200 years, there was no Christmas Mass at the Notre…

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A Chilean flag is seen on a house in Valparaiso, Chile, Dec. 26, 2019, after it was destroyed by fire Christmas Eve. Valparaiso church workers estimated that at least 250 houses were destroyed on the hillsides, where the steep terrain made it difficult for firefighters to combat the blazes. (CNS photo/Rodrigo Garrido, Reuters)
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Christmas fires gut homes in Chile

VALPARAISO: (CNS): Bishop Pedro Ossandon Buljevic, apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Valparaiso, Chile, urged…

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Around 300 people gathered for the Misa de Aguinaldo at the hall of the Bayanihan Centre, Kennedy Town, on Christmas Eve.
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Misa de Aguinaldo in Kennedy Town

HONG KONG (SE): Around 300 people participated in a Misa de Aguinaldo (Mass of the…

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