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Thousands attend nun’s funeral in Pakur, Jharkhand, India.

Thousands attend nun’s funeral in Pakur, Jharkhand, India.

by: Ajit Paul in Missions,

 “The poor have lost a benefactor. The religious sister was serving the poor, especially tribals, and fighting for justice,” said Cardinal Telesphore Toppo of Ranchi. He said her death brought “shame on the state,” and demanded a high-level investigation to “reveal mysteries behind the murder.”

My generation did not evangelise enough, says Pope

My generation did not evangelise enough, says Pope

by: Carol Glatz - Catholic Herald in Missions,

“We, who have been able to know [Christ] since our youth, may we ask forgiveness because we bring so little of the light of his face to people; so little certainty comes from us that he exists, he’s present and he is the greatness that everyone is waiting for,” the Pope said.