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Italian bishops offer Mass for coronavirus victims, including 87 priests

Rome, Italy, Apr 2, 2020 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- Bishops throughout Italy visited cemeteries last week to pray and offer Mass for the souls of those who di...

Philippines parish cancels planned “online general absolution”

CNA Staff, Apr 2, 2020 / 01:05 pm (CNA).- A parish in the Philippines has canceled an “online general absolution.” Our Lady of the Miracul...

Cardinal urges that amid coronavirus the poor be released from 'tomb' of loans, debt

Rome, Italy, Apr 2, 2020 / 12:45 pm (CNA).- The coronavirus crisis is an opportunity for the wealthy, and wealthy countries, to forgive the debt of po...