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Speakers address palliative care, pain management, treating ‘whole person’

Speakers address palliative care, pain management, treating ‘whole person’

| Jo Ann Zuniga | October 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

A woman religious suffering from metastatic breast cancer in the final stages received medication to ease severe pain and thanked the doctors and nurses.

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Patients, families urged to learn more about palliative, hospice care

Patients, families urged to learn more about palliative, hospice care

| October 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Palliative and hospice care “address the needs of the whole person, which is the foundation of Catholic health care,” said Sister Carol Keehan, a Daughter of Charity, who is president and CEO of the Catholic Health Association, based in St. Louis.

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Open skies: Vatican Observatory preparing public stargazing tour

Open skies: Vatican Observatory preparing public stargazing tour

| Carol Glatz | October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

When people ask why the Vatican has an observatory, one Jesuit priest says it’s because it cannot afford a particle accelerator.

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By helping a mom choose life, woman shows how one person can impact cause

By helping a mom choose life, woman shows how one person can impact cause

| Natalie Hoefer | October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

When David Bereit, founder of 40 Days for Life, spoke at a Right to Life of Indianapolis fundraiser, he shared stories to emphasize how one person can make a difference in the pro-life movement.

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Indifference, hatred is the first step to murder, pope says

Indifference, hatred is the first step to murder, pope says

| Junno Arocho Esteves | October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hurling insults and being indifferent to other people’s lives is the first step along the winding path that leads to killing them, at least figuratively, Pope Francis said.

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Pope: God wants change in church stricken by perversion of clericalism

Pope: God wants change in church stricken by perversion of clericalism

| Carol Glatz | October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Catholics need to help the Church along a path of “deep spiritual renewal,” Pope Francis told Jesuits from Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.

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Delegates from U.S. offer their perspectives at synod

Delegates from U.S. offer their perspectives at synod

| Cindy Wooden | October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Young people today are telling Catholic leaders that if they want to persuade the young to follow Christ and pursue a vocation, Church leaders must be models of Gospel behavior, said the head of the De La Salle Christian Brothers.

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Washington Archdiocese releases names of priests accused of abuse

Washington Archdiocese releases names of priests accused of abuse

| October 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocese of Washington has voluntarily released the names of abusive priests and stated that there have been no credible claims of abuse made against archdiocesan priests in almost 20 years.

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Baltimore Archdiocese, Catholic Charities help launch Parish ID

Baltimore Archdiocese, Catholic Charities help launch Parish ID

| Paul McMullen | October 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

This generation of immigrants to Baltimore will continue to find a haven in the Catholic Church.

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