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Trustees agree to protect whiastleblowers at Irish national seminary

Maynooth is under scrutiny after misgivings about the life and governance of the institution The trustees of Ireland’s national seminary have agreed to bring i…

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01 Oct 2015 News USA No comments

Here's what Archbishop Kurtz thought about Pope Francis' visit

For Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, hearing the words of Pope Francis is like being taken back in time to when he first experienced his “original call” t…

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12 Oct 2016 News Comments (1)

Thank you St. Philomena! - Miracle baby survives 14 stab wounds and being buried alive

St. Philomena was certainly watching over baby Aiden, who was left to die alone in a shallow grave in Thailand. Little Aidin was stabbed fourteen times then …

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14 Sep 2014 Vatican No comments

Pope to couples: Cross illuminates purpose of marriage

Vatican City, Sep 14, 2014 / 07:59 am .- “Marriage is a symbol of life... the Sacrament of love of Christ and the Church, a love which finds its proof and guara…

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21 Oct 2014 Articles Comments (24)

Early Teachings on Homosexuality

Some people like to think that neither the bible nor tradition condemns the practice of homosexuality. However, passages like Leviticus 18:22-30, 1 Corinthians …

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07 Sep 2015 Europe News No comments

Pope calls on every European parish to welcome a refugee family

Following his September 6 Angelus address, Pope Francis appealed to “every parish, every religious community, every monastery, every shrine of Europe” to show m…

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10 Oct 2016 News Comments (1)

Pope Francis to take Cardinal Sarah's place in opening the academic year at John Paul II Institute

Critics have suggested that the John Paul II Institute is being quietly changed under new leadership Pope Francis will open the academic year at the John Paul …

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05 Sep 2016 News USA Vatican No comments

In Calcutta, joy and prayers as Mother Teresa declared saint

At Shishu Bhavan, children, the destitute, Missionaries of Charity nuns and novices sat silently, glued to the TV screen for the live telecast of the Vatican ca…

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28 Aug 2014 USA No comments

US bishops to honor 50th anniversary of civil rights milestones

Washington D.C., Aug 28, 2014 / 12:41 pm  .- The U.S. bishops are encouraging commemorations of the 50th anniversary of milestones in the African-American Civil…

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Pope Francis named “Charlemagne Prize Winner”

Pope Francis has been selected as the Charlemagne Annual award winner for 2016 for bringing “a message of hope and encouragement” to Europe in a time of uncertainty.

The same award was received by St. Pope John Paul II in 2004.

The “Charlemagne Prize, awarded annually since 1950 by donors in Aachen, Germany, is given for “distinguished service on behalf of European unification.









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