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Development and Peace warns 10 million lives at risk in the Horn of Africa

August 18, 2011
DEBORAH GYAPONG
CANADIAN CATHOLIC NEWS

OTTAWA — The Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (CCODP) is urging Canadian Catholics to help the 10 million people in the Horn of Africa whose lives are endangered by drought and famine.

CCODP spokesperson Kelly Di Domenico described the worsening situation in the region as “drastic.”

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Benedict XVI arrives in Madrid for WYD 2011

Benedict XVI arrives in Madrid for WYD 2011

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Benedict XVI at WYD: "Let no one take away your peace, don't be ashamed of Christ"

Benedict XVI at WYD: "Let no one take away your peace, don't be ashamed of Christ"

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Youths welcome pope to WYD; he asks them to think about faith

Pope Benedict

August 18, 2011
CINDY WOODEN
CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE

MADRID — Welcomed to World Youth Day by a boisterous, flag-waving throng of hundreds of thousands of young people, Pope Benedict urged them to be strong, solid and think about their faith.

Pope Benedict walked through the Puerta de Alcala, a monumental arch symbolizing the entrance to the city, with young people representing Europe, the Americas, Africa, Asia and Oceania.

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WYD Madrid 2011: A cross and an icon for young people

WYD Madrid 2011: A cross and an icon for young people

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WYD Madrid: Pope participates in the Stations of the Cross

WYD Madrid: Pope participates in the Stations of the Cross

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More WYD - Madrid 2011 Videos

More WYD - Madrid 2011 Videos

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Madrid, WYD 2011 Friday, August 19

Madrid, WYD 2011 Friday, August 19

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Pope Benedict XVI: This was a feast of faith

Pope Benedict XVI: This was a feast of faith

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Pope says good-bye to World Youth Day 2011 in Madrid

Pope says good-bye to World Youth Day 2011 in Madrid

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