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Church in Europe - Latest News
Nov 4, 2017 - 12:00 am .- Last weekend, Pope Francis delivered a keynote speech to a major conference on the future of the European Union. Although the Pope is often characterized as a staunch progressive, his Oct. 28 speech was a reminder that his views on life, marriage, and sexuality go beyond the stereotypes with which he is often characterized.
Jul 6, 2017 - 11:21 am .- Just days after North Korea tested an intercontinental ballistic missile that can reach Alaska, bishops in the United States and Europe have called for the “total elimination of nuclear weapons.”
Oct 13, 2016 - 08:02 pm .- Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco has been elected the new President of the European Bishops Conference – a move which makes a clear statement in terms of how the continent's leaders plan on facing a broad spectrum of current crises.  
Nov 27, 2012 - 04:02 pm .- The bishops of Spain will release a new document on Dec. 17 supporting marriage in the wake of a ruling by the Constitutional Court upholding same-sex unions.
Oct 15, 2012 - 06:00 pm .- On Saturday evening, a seven-minute YouTube video warning of the rise of Islam in Europe was shown to the bishops at the synod on the new evangelization.
Sep 10, 2012 - 05:28 pm .- The new Archbishop of Glasgow used his inaugural homily to propose a vision for the re-evangelization of Scotland, which he said is rooted in a personal encounter with Jesus Christ.
May 26, 2012 - 06:03 am .- Cardinal Christoph Sch├Ânborn of Vienna believes the small but growing number of faithful Catholic families in Europe can win the continent back to the Christian faith.