Catholic News Headlines for Monday 7/8/2024

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A Catholic family from Brooklyn lands in Ukraine right as a missile strike hits the war-torn country. They were only 83 miles away from the deadly attack at a children’s hospital in Kyiv.

Pope Francis is preparing for the longest international trip of his papacy! He will travel 20,000 miles during his 12-day visit to Asia in September.

In another ongoing foreign conflict, an Israeli air strike on a Gaza Catholic school killed at least four, drawing condemnation from the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem.

Catholics celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Neocatechumenal Way in America with a mass at Barclays Center, attended by nearly 20,000 members! Bishop Robert Brennan was among several bishops from around the country and scores of priests to mark the anniversary. Learn more about the massive celebration.