21 January 2018
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Father Giussani, Christ's witness who broke the ice of Siberian atheism
A missionary with the Brotherhood of Saint Charles Borromeo in Siberia tells us of the astonishment of non believers who met the love of Christ.

Father Giussani, the impression of having met a saint
He led a life in the service of the Church.

Father Giussani taught us that faith must transform us into 'new human beings'
From India, Fr Piero Gheddo, founder of AsiaNews, remembers the teachings of Communion and Liberation founder on mission and the relationship between faith and life.

Meeting Christ in every man is Father Giussani's legacy in Asia
In Kazakhstan Muslims will also pray for the founder of Communion and Liberation, who passed away last night.

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Muslims and Christians meet in Cairo for Jerusalem, 'the cause of causes'

Fady Noun

A conference was held on 16-17 January at al-Azhar. Many prominent figures from Lebanon took part, including the Maronite Patriarch Bechara Al-Rahi. The Arab world is divided between "complicit passivity" and "noisy but ineffective speeches". For a former Lebanese premier, coordinated actions are needed to ensure greater efficacy on behalf of Jerusalem’s "pluralistic identity " and "religious freedom". Card Al-Rahi called for joint prayers, Islamic-Christian interfaith solidarity in the Arab world, and support for the Palestinians.

Yunnan: Christians accused of membership in an apocalyptic sect get up to 13 years in prison

The Three Grades of Servants cult, an underground pseudo-Protestant sect founded in Henan, is especially strong in the countryside. Those convicted claim they are just ordinary Christians and know nothing about the sect. Defense lawyers have been threatened with loss of their license to practice.


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