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Analysis: Why will Pope Francis visit the Greek Ukraine Parish in Rome?

Vatican City, Jan 12, 2018 CNA.- On Jan. 28, Pope Francis will visit the Basilica of Saint Sophia, the Greek Catholic Ukrainian parish in Rome. While there, he will pray in front of the tomb of Bishop Stefan Czmil, who served as a missionary to Argentina, and was a childhood mentor to the young Jorge Bergoglio.

Father Matthew Lamb, influential American theologian, dies at 80

Ave Maria, Fla., Jan 12, 2018 CNA/EWTN News.- Father Matthew Lamb, the Cardinal Maida Chair of Theology at Ave Maria University, died early Friday morning, the university announced. A fitting conclusion to a life dedicated to education and a teaching career of 45 years, Lamb died in the company of two graduate students, who were keeping a prayer vigil at his bedside.

Churches attacked in Chile ahead of Pope's visit

Santiago, Chile, Jan 12, 2018 ACI Prensa.- Just days before Pope Francis' visit to Chile, three Catholic churches in the capital of Santiago were attacked by unknown assailants.