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  • Questions on sexuality loom large ahead of youth synod
    Vatican City, Jun 19, 2018 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- According to the official working document for the upcoming synod of bishops on youth, the major questions for young people ahead of the October discussion surround issues of sexuality and gender, the role of women and the desire for a ... read more
    Source: RSSPublished on 2018-06-19
  • Why the World Health Organization says Minecraft could ruin your mind
    Denver, Colo., Jun 19, 2018 / 04:00 am (CNA).- This week, the World Health Organization added “gaming disorder” to its list of International Classification of Diseases, drawing praise from one mental health expert who applauded the crucial first step in addressing a mounting epidemic.   “The World Health Organization’s decision ... read more
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  • ‘How many times can our hearts break?’ Bishop of Trenton asks after shooting
    Trenton, N.J., Jun 18, 2018 / 07:00 pm (CNA).- The Bishop of Trenton condemned gun violence and called for prayer in a statement following a shooting early Sunday that left one dead and 22 injured. “The epidemic of gun violence has struck once again, this time close to home,” Bishop ... read more
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  • Ceasefire reached in Nicaragua crisis as Church-mediated talks resume
    Managua, Nicaragua, Jun 18, 2018 / 05:02 pm (ACI Prensa).- The Nicaraguan government and opposition groups agreed Friday to a truce during talks mediated by the Nicaraguan bishops, after nearly two months of protests that have left 170 dead. Nevertheless, at least eight people died in violent incidents across Managua, ... read more
    Source: RSSPublished on 2018-06-18