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Pope leads Mass celebrating Poland’s deep Catholic roots

Poland Pope

CZESTOCHOWA, Poland (AP) – Pope Francis, visiting a shrine cherished by Poles, praised native son St. John Paul II on Thursday as a “meek and powerful” herald of mercy, and honored the countless “ordinary yet remarkable people” in Poland who held firm to their Catholic faith throughout adversity in the …

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French ID second church attacker, warning 4 days earlier

France Hostage Taking

PARIS (AP) – The second man who attacked a Normandy church during a morning Mass this week, slitting the throat of the elderly priest, is a 19-year-old Frenchman from eastern France, the prosecutor’s office said Thursday. An official in the prosecutor’s office said it was “very probable” that the man, …

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