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Pope urges states to respect the rights of migrants

An expectant mother sits outside a Catholic migrant centre in Mexico City (CNS)

Benedict XVI issues appeal in message for World Day of Migrants and Refugees

Pope warns of threat to freedom of religion and conscience in US

Pope Benedict XVI greets Cardinal Donald Wuerl of Washington yesterday. Also pictured are Cardinal-designate Edwin O'Brien, grand master of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulcher of Jerusalem, left, Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, retired archbishop of Washington, and Archbishop Timothy Broglio of the US Archdiocese for the Military Services. Photo: CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano

Pope tells bishops that Church in America should render “public moral witness” on crucial social issues

Pope calls for release of Christian woman sentenced to death

Pakistani Christians protest against the killing of two Christian brothers accused of blasphemy earlier this year (AP Photo/Shakil Adil)

Pope Benedict XVI expresses ‘spiritual closeness’ to 37-year-old woman convicted on charges of blasphemy in Pakistan