4.27
Misc: Help the Earthquake Victims in Nepal and India

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Catholics in Nepal
(Above: Catholics in Nepal.) Pope Francis has offered prayers and support to the earthquake victims in Nepal. More from The National Catholic Register here: Pope Francis Leads Prayers for Nepal. Make a donation to Catholic Relief Services here: Help Nepal and India

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8.8
Misc: Pope asks for international action to help Iraq’s Christians

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Iraqi Christians

Yesterday ISIS took Iraq‘s largest Christian town. 100,000 Iraqi Christians and other religious minorities were forced to flee their homes with nothing, convert to Islam, or be killed. France has offered asylum but not the United States. Read more from The Independent UKIsis Takes Iraq’s Largest Christian Town. The National Catholic ReporterPope Asks For International Action to Help Iraq’s Christians. And CNS News: ISIS is Systematically Beheading Children in Christian Genocide. Send aid to Catholic Relief Services in Iraq here.

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8.5
CRS official: Gaza ‘on brink of collapse’

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CRS in Palestine

Read about the work of the US Bishops’ international relief and development agency, Catholic Relief Services, on the ground in Palestine and Israel. “Often the teams work under extremely difficult conditions with little access to drinking water or power.” Read the article from National Catholic Reporter here: CRS official: Gaza ‘on brink of collapse’. Donate to Catholic Relief Services here. See photos of Gaza after the jump:

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