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World Refugee Day: Welcoming the Stranger from a Biblical Perspective

ROME — On World Refugee Day, June 20, The Lay Centre joins in solidarity with the international community and presents short video highlights from a special public series it held this past spring, called “Welcoming the Stranger.” The series addressed … Continue reading

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Vincent Pallotti Institute – Lecture Series 2015-2016

Yes. Mercy is important! This is why Pope Francis proclaimed this “Jubilee of Mercy” (8 December 2015-20 November 2016), as an invitation for reflection and renewal. Continue reading

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Church marks feast for ‘promoter’ of the lay vocation

By Donna Orsuto Today, the Church recalls Saint Vincent Pallotti — a trailblazer and prophetic figure in promoting the vocation and mission of the laity in the Church and in the world. Vincent Pallotti was convinced that laity are called … Continue reading

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Benedictines at The Lay Centre

Posted by Filipe Domingues Already a good friend of The Lay Centre, English Benedictine Abbot Edmund Power presided the Mass with our residents yesterday. He is the spiritual father of the monastic community at the Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls, which is … Continue reading

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