Bishops Voice Solidarity with Japan, Urge Catholics to Support Efforts of Catholic Relief Services Following Earthquake

March 18, 2011 by  
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United States Conference of Catholic Bishops – March 16, 2011 WASHINGTON (March 16, 2011)—Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York, president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), expressed the prayers and solidarity of the U.S. bishops and Catholic for the people of Japan following the March 11 earthquake. In his March 14 letter […]

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Solidarity With the Poor and With People In Difficulties

January 4, 2011 by  
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Vatican Information Service – January 3, 2011 VATICAN CITY, 31 DEC 2010 (VIS) – In the Vatican Basilica at 6 p.m. today, the Pope presided at first Vespers for the Solemnity of Mary Mother of God. This was followed by the exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, the singing of the traditional “Te Deum” of thanksgiving […]

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Expert Encourages Culture of Global Solidarity in Response to Financial Crisis

Catholic News Agency – October 29, 2010 Lima, Peru, Oct 29, 2010 / (CNA) – The former president of the World Monetary Fund and advisor to the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, Dr. Michel Camdessus, said this week a culture of global solidarity firmly grounded in ethics and that promotes the common good is […]

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Solidarity is the Answer to the Economic Crisis

Zenit.org – Feb. 27, 2009 – By Sergio Estrada MEXICO CITY, FEB. 27, 2009 (Zenit.org) – Even if the financial crisis is spread throughout the world, this is no time for discouragement, says the leader of Caritas Internationalis. Cardinal Oscar Rodríguez Maradiaga affirmed this at a conference this week in Mexico, sponsored by the Instituto […]

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Good Steward Newsletter – January 2006

We are Called to Solidarity and Stewardship in the New Year [Christian] solidarity means standing up for one another, the healthy for the sick, the rich for the poor, the countries of the North for those of the South, in the knowledge that we have a mutual responsibility and with the awareness that it is […]

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