Cardinal Turkson

Thumbnail drought land credit galyna andrushko via wwwshutterstockcom cna Access to water is a basic human right, concerns 'the common good'

Vatican City, Feb 24, 2017 / 11:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A Vatican seminar on water held this week highlighted the complex challenges faced around...

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I am writing this week from Modesto, where I am attending a conference sponsored by the Vatican. It is the United States regional meeting of the...

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Thumbnail cardinal peter turkson with a copy of laudato si at a press conference in paul vi hall on june 18 2015 credit   losservatore romano cna 6 18 15 At next world's fair, Vatican to promote 'energy for the common good'

Vatican City, Nov 16, 2016 / 11:10 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Ahead of the next international exposition, to be held in Kazakhstan during the summer  of...

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Thumbnail cardinal peter turkson credit mazur wwwthepapalvisitorguk cna us catholic news 1 4 13 Cardinal encourages business schools to form principled leaders

Cardinal Peter Turkson has encouraged business school faculty to teach their students about the Church's social teaching and to form them in...

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Rome, Italy, Mar 16, 2017 / 02:50 am (CNA/EWTN News).- This week Cardinal George Pell sat down with some 20 students from Harvard visiting Rome,...

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Vatican City, Nov 5, 2016 / 02:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In a lengthy, wide-ranging speech to members of international NGOs, Pope Francis offered a...

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Thumbnail cardinal peter turkson at a briefing on the world day of prayer for the care of creation sept 1 2016 credit daniel ibanez cna Have the right lessons been learned from the financial crisis?

Rome, Italy, Sep 22, 2016 / 12:25 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development has announced in their 2016 report...

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Thumbnail cardinal peter turkson credit mazur wwwthepapalvisitorguk cna us catholic news 1 4 13 1 Pontifical council considers energy’s relation to justice, peace

The Vatican body concerned with justice and peace presented a book Friday which considers their connection with energy, and how energy can both...

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Thumbnail cardinal peter turkson Pope encourages popular movements to help stop dehumanization

MODESTO — Pope Francis gave strong words of encouragement to the more than 600 members of grassroots organizations gathered for the U.S. Regional...

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Stockton, Calif., Feb 17, 2017 / 05:12 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis on Friday sent a message of encouragement to the hundreds of religious and...

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Thumbnail cardinal turkson mazur Vatican official hopes Trump will 'rethink' some decisions

Vatican City, Mar 31, 2017 / 01:20 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Thursday Vatican official Cardinal Peter Turkson said he hopes President Trump will...

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In October 2009, Cardinal Peter Turkson, then the archbishop of Cape Coast in Ghana, came to Rome for a Synod of Bishops on Africa expecting to...

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