Raul Castro, Catholic leaders open Cuban seminary
Javier Galeano Cuba’s President Raul Castro attends the opening ceremony of a new Catholic seminary in Havana, Cuba, Wednesday Nov. 3, 2010. Castro joined Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski of Miami and other Roman Catholic leaders to open the national seminary, the first religious construction on the communist-run island in more than a half century.
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Baghdad church siege leaves 52 dead
Attack prompts worldwide condemnation and leaves Iraq’s beleaguered Christian community in despair At sunset yesterday, Raghada al-Wafi walked excitedly to mass with news for the priest who married her a month ago. Tonight, exactly 24 hours later, she returned to the Our Lady of Salvation church – this time carried by her family in a coffin that also contained her unborn child. Today the priest …
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