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Bishop Hewett reports from the meeting of the Society for the Law of the Eastern Churches

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Bishop Paul Hewett of the Diocese of the Holy Cross was in Rome last month to participate in the annual meetings of the Society for the Law of the Eastern Churches (SLEC).  This year's gathering marked the 50th anniversary of the SLEC and featured keynote addresses by Pope Francis and...

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Bishop Ayule-Milenge celebrates 15th anniversary of the ACC in Congo--ordains 9 deacons and priests

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This September marked the fifteenth year of the ACC's presence in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Bishop Steven Ayule-Milenge and his people celebrated the occasion with a mass and banquet at the Parish of Sainte Trinité in Bukavu. Adding to the importance of the occasion, five deacons...

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Archbishop Haverland and author, Rod Dreher, to speak at Brockton Festival of Faith

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On September 28th, St. Paul's parish (TAC) in Brockton, MA, will host their annual Michaelmas Festival of Faith.  The event will be headlined by author and journalist, Rod Dreher, who will be speaking about his bestselling book, The Benedict Option. Mr. Dreher argues that Christians in the...

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Flooding in Aweil leaves thousands homeless; Bishop Garang asks for aid

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Recent flooding in the Aweil state of South Sudan has wreaked havoc on infrastructure and left thousands homeless.  The UN has reported the death toll has reached 62 and more than 37,000 homes have been damaged or destroyed. Weather forecasters predict little relief, as this year's rainy...

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ACC Diocese of Kenya holds annual synod; Bishop reports progress and growth

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Earlier this month the ACC Diocese of Kenya held its annual synod in the capital city of Nairobi.  Bishop John Ndegwa reports that the meetings went well and a new slate of officers were elected.  New members were recieved into the diocese and Bishop announced his intent to ordain n...

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