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Cardinal Wuerl: We really cannot remain silent

Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, DC, has a great interview in the National Catholic Register. Here's a powerful quote from his interview with Peter Jesserer Smith: I was just moved to say something, and that led to my comment that we really cannot remain silent. What we are witnessing in the Middle East is nothing less than atrocity, atrocity writ large. Families, whole communities, whole towns being driven out of their ancestral homes, all in the name of some sort of...

Christianity is attacked in its very birthplace. And the world is silent

The following are the remarks of Ambassador Gilbert Chagoury at the IDC Summit Gala on September 10, 2014. Your Holiness, Beatitudes, Eminences, Excellencies, honored guests, ladies and gentlemen, good evening. Thank you for joining us here today. The occasion is marked, of course, by both urgency and sadness following recent events in the Middle East, specially the recent beheading of the two American journalists. however, it is also an occasion for us to be hopeful, for though our...


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