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Mongolia, where Catholic mission “demands empathy and patience” 0

In the country since 2003, Fr. Giorgio Marengo is a Consolata missionary in the steppes of Asia. He tells AsiaNews about the most important challenges for the local Church and

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Mongolian mummified monk ‘was disciple of one of great Buddhist teachers’ 0

New details have emerged about the identity of a mummified monk whose remains were found in the lotus position in Mongolia. The Mongolia Morning Newspaper has reported that lead researchers

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Mummified Buddhist monk found in Mongolia ‘undead’ 0

A mummified monk has been found in the lotus position in Mongolia claims to be ‘not dead’. Forensic examinations are under way on the amazing remains, which are believed to

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“We are few Christians, but God’s love makes everything possible,” says Mongolia’s first deacon 0

Daejeon (AsiaNews) – “I would like to become a priest who has his permanent centre in Jesus Christ. This way, I can live the Gospel and proclaim God’ message in

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Mongolia has its first ordained deacon, Joseph Enkh-Baatar 0

Daejeon (AsiaNews) – The path to becoming a good priest “must be full of joy: joy for the calling, and especially joy for the proclamation of the Gospel. This way,

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Korea: Catholics celebrating the ordination of the first deacon from Mongolia 0

The celebration will take place tomorrow in Daejeon cathedral. Joseph Enkh-Baatar studied in the city’s seminary. Mgr Lazzaro You Heung-sik will also ordain seven young South Koreans. The consecration “will

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ASIA/MONGOLIA – First Mongolian deacon: “Immense grace for the Church”, says the apostolic vice-Prefect 0

Baatar (Agenzia Fides) – The ordination of the first deacon of Mongolian nationality, 22 years after the rebirth of the Church in the country, “is an immense grace and a

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Dalai Lama concludes teachings, hopes to visit Mongolia 0

DHARAMSHALA, December 5: The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama today concluded four-day teachings for a group a Mongolians, expressing hope to meet again in Mongolia next year.

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Mongolia to receive its first indigenous deacon 0

The Apostolic Prefecture of Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia is set to receive its first indigenous deacon during an ordination this week in South Korea. Bishop Wenceslao Padilla of the prefecture said

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Mongolia to receive its first deacon – from Mongolia 0

LOS ANGELES, CA 9Catholic Online) – Bishop Wenceslao Padilla of the prefecture said the ordination of Baatar is highly anticipated. The ordination coincides with the recent celebration of the Catholic

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