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Organizaciones católicas ayudan en reunificación de niños

WASHINGTON — Algunos de los niños migrantes menores de 5 años que fueron separados de sus familias por el gobierno fueron reunificados con sus seres queridos el … Read More

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For young women and religious, joy radiates at Fiat Days retreat

EMMITSBURG, Md. — Counting on her fingers to keep track of points in an ice-breaker game she was playing with a young woman at the Fiat Days … Read More

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Seeking to support abbey, English monks brew ale — ‘seriously nice’

COALVILLE, England — Cistercian monks have opened the first Trappist brewery in England and are selling thousands of bottles of beer every day. The monks at Mount … Read More

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Indian officials seek to freeze bank accounts of Missionaries of Charity

BHOPAL, India — Indian officials are seeking to freeze bank accounts of the Missionaries of Charity following the arrest of a nun on child trafficking charges in … Read More

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Biking for Babies team members thankful for support in diocese

I received handwritten messages from both Kevin Biese and Nick Vande Hey of Biking for Babies that included mentions of the support they have received from people … Read More

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After World War I, church changed mission approach, cardinal says

VATICAN CITY — World War I and its aftermath changed the map of Europe, but also dismantled the notion of the “state church” in a way that … Read More

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Preparations begin for Father Arrupe’s sainthood cause, postulator says

VATICAN CITY — The general postulator of the Society of Jesus said he has begun compiling all of the writings of Jesuit Father Pedro Arrupe and seeking … Read More

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Painful memories still fresh, even after thousands of years

;This week, our calendar has a Friday the 13th. Some people consider this day unlucky. Some are even frightened of Friday the 13th, a condition called paraskevidekatriaphobia. … Read More

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Along the 2,000-mile border, few things are black and white

WASHINGTON — I write about people who love it and people who hate it, people who want to make it bigger and stronger and longer, and those … Read More

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Support for vocations real winner in game between rival priest teams

OMAHA, Neb. — It’s now 1-3. Priests from the Archdiocese of Omaha posted a 20-18 win over priests from the Diocese of Lincoln at the annual I-80 … Read More

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