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VATICAN - GREAT BRITAIN
Pope in Britain, integral formation must be the goal of every school
Addressing the students of all Catholic schools in the country, Benedict XVI emphasizes that "the world needs good scientists, but scientific perspective becomes dangerously narrow, if it ignores the ethical and religious dimension of life, just as religion becomes narrow, if rejects the legitimate contribution of science to our understanding of the world. "
18/09/2010 VATICAN- GREAT BRITAIN
Pope in Britain: "Shame" and "humiliation" over priest’s abuse of children
The "immense suffering" of victims of paedophile priests mentioned alongside those who suffer discrimination and persecution for their faith. Celebrating Mass in Westminster Cathedral, Benedict XVI again underlines the Church and society’s "need" for "witnesses" of Christ.
02/08/2010 GREAT BRITAIN-VATICAN
Anglican Theologian: Pope's visit "crucial" for relations between two Churches
According to John Milbank, the trip is "an opportunity" for Benedict XVI to change the wrong impression that the Anglo-Saxon world has of him. Consensus between Catholics and Anglicans is "deeper than their differences". Positive Anglican reaction to beatification of Cardinal Newman, "symbol of unity".
After three years, a new bishop for Ban Me Thuot
Bishop Vincent Nguyen Van Ban stresses the extensive efforts made during this time by priests, sisters, and laypeople. One of the main concerns is Christian education in families.
More space for spiritual formation in Catholic schools in India
"We live in times of rapid economic and social change, which has an impact on lifestyle and in the spiritual dimension of people," said Sister Elizabeth George, secretary of the North Eastern Education Commission (NEEC). For this reason, it is important that the Catholic schools of the northeast create adequate space for the Catechism of the young.
19/09/2010 VATICAN GREAT BRITAIN
Pope in Britain calls for lay people and teachers who know and show what they believe in
On the day of the beatification of Cardinal Newman, in front of 70 thousand faithful, Benedict XVI repeated his call for the need for an intelligent and trained laity. The "shame and horror" for the "tremendous amount of death and destruction that war brings with it" goes to renew their commitment to act for peace.
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