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Eastern churches need more support, representation in Rome, says Chaldean Patriarch

February 14, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Chaldean Catholic Patriarch Louis Raphael Sako of Baghdad told the French daily La Croix that the Eastern Catholic churches need support from the Vatican. The Iraqi prelate also suggested that more Eastern Catholic prelates should be appointed to the Roman Curia, and that the Eastern churches should have greater latitude to establish their own parishes and hierarchies in countries to which their people have emigrated.

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