South America

Thumbnail violence during protests in venezuela credit diariocritico de venezuela via flickr cc by 20 cna Archbishop: There's a 'bloodbath' going on in Venezuela

Caracas, Venezuela, Jan 31, 2017 / 02:50 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- When asked by a reporter about the threat of civil war in his country, Archbishop...

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Thumbnail chilean flag in the court of st damasso during the arrival of chilean president michelle bachelet on june 5 2015 credit bohumil petrik cna 6 5 15 Chile hopes Pope Francis' visit will bring a 'revolution of tenderness'

Rome, Italy, Jul 15, 2017 / 06:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The head of communications for Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to Chile said the country is in...

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Thumbnail vatican journalist aura miguel with portugal based radio renascena interviews pope francis sept 8 2015 credit losservatore romano cna Full Text of Pope Francis' interview with Portuguese radio station

In a new, wide-ranging interview Pope Francis touched on a variety of serious and lighthearted topics, such as the current refugee crisis, youth...

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Thumbnail pope francis waves to pilgrims during his may 25 2016 general audience in st peters square credit daniel ibez cna It's official: Pope Francis will visit Colombia September 6-11

Vatican City, Mar 10, 2017 / 08:21 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Vatican announced Friday that Pope Francis will make a six-day trip to Colombia in...

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Thumbnail violence during protests in venezuela credit diariocritico de venezuela via flickr cc by 20 cna 2 Shots fired at people voting outside church in Venezuela

Caracas, Venezuela, Jul 17, 2017 / 01:53 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Armed civilians who support the Venezuelan regime opened fire against a large crowd...

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Thumbnail shutterstock americas cna size The Catholic Americas come together for the Year of Mercy

Bogotá, Colombia, Aug 14, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- South America’s Catholic leaders will celebrate the Catholic Church’s Year of Mercy in...

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Thumbnail lavanderia21 2 This is the first laundry with Down syndrome workers in Latin America

Concepción, Chile, May 28, 2017 / 04:09 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Three years ago the Church in Chile launched “Lavandería 21,” a new work inclusion...

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Thumbnail government protestors in the altamira neighborhood of caracas venezuela feb 15 2014 credit andresazp via flickr cc by nc nd 20 cna Venezuelan bishops offer day of prayer, fasting as riots continue

Caracas, Venezuela, Jul 21, 2017 / 01:17 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Venezuela's bishops have organized a day of prayer and fasting amid ongoing riots...

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