The Anchor: African refugees look to a priest as their savior

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Fr. Zerai

Fr. Zerai, an Eritrean-born Roman Catholic priest, ministers to and helps save African immigrants risking their lives to reach Europe. Read his story in The New Yorker here: The Anchor: African refugees look to an exiled priest as their savior. Photos after the jump:

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TCC Playlist: Lord I Lift Your Name on High by The African Children’s Choir

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African Children's Choir
The African Children’s Choir has travelled the world, performed for heads of state, and collaborated with famous pop stars to raise money for humanitarian relief. What we like about “Lord I Lift Your Name on High” is that it’s easy to memorize and sing. Listen after the jump:

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Ugandan Martyrs’ Day

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Ugandan Martyrs Day

Today is the feast day of St. Charles Lwanga and companions, the Martyrs of Uganda. Millions of pilgrims come to the Ugandan Marytrs’ Shrine in Namugongo. Anna Keating was there. More after the jump:

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