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Five wounds of Christ: Pope urges recovery of traditional devotion

Five wounds of Christ: Pope urges recovery of traditional devotion

| Cindy Wooden | March 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis seems to be fixated on the wounds of Christ. And he has suggested that other Catholics might want to be as well.

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Pope praises French policeman who gave his life to save hostage

Pope praises French policeman who gave his life to save hostage

| Cindy Wooden | March 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis joined leaders praising a French police officer who “gave his life out of a desire to protect people” during a terrorist attack.

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Roman Missal calls Easter Vigil ‘mother of all vigils’ for a reason

Roman Missal calls Easter Vigil ‘mother of all vigils’ for a reason

| Carol Zimmermann | March 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Church pulls out all the stops for the Easter Vigil, the Mass celebrated on Holy Saturday.

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Family’s search for faith brings them to Catholic Church

Family’s search for faith brings them to Catholic Church

| March 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

When Dalton Renteria visited the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul for the first time Feb. 18, he was struck by the large crucifix behind the altar.

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Texas bishops urge prayers, vigilance in wake of bombings

Texas bishops urge prayers, vigilance in wake of bombings

| James Ramos | March 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

As police investigated a series of package explosions in central Texas that killed two people and injured four others, two of the state’s bishops said their thoughts and prayers were with the victims and families and friends of those victimized by the explosions.

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Forgive me, Father: Confession offers path to healing, grace

Forgive me, Father: Confession offers path to healing, grace

| Susan Klemond | March 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Many Americans say they fear public speaking more than almost anything, but some Catholics also have anxiety about speaking privately with a priest about their sins in confession.

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The problem of pornography: Church recognizes harm, seeks solution

The problem of pornography: Church recognizes harm, seeks solution

| Bridget Ryder | March 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pornography use has exploded in the decades since the advent of the internet. The harmful effects of new generation, widespread pornography are clear, and the local Church is responding.

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For 20 years, faith, family drive Living Stations

For 20 years, faith, family drive Living Stations

| March 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Servants of the Cross to do four reenactments Good Friday

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Pope: Crucifix is a sign of God’s love, not just a piece of jewelry

Pope: Crucifix is a sign of God’s love, not just a piece of jewelry

| Junno Arocho Esteves | March 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

The revelation of God’s love toward humanity is made known through contemplating the crucifix and not just using it as work of art or as a fashion accessory, Pope Francis said.

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Panel discusses helping mothers, children out of poverty

Panel discusses helping mothers, children out of poverty

| March 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

A single parent, Maria Sinchi, 26, didn’t know how much support the Church offers single mothers and children through various nonprofits.

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Miami Archdiocese offers prayers after bridge collapse

Miami Archdiocese offers prayers after bridge collapse

| Rhina Guidos | March 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Authorities in Florida’s Miami-Dade area said at least six people have died but the number could rise as they search through the rubble of a pedestrian bridge that collapsed March 15 near Florida International University.

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Highland Catholic School among those observing national walkout day

Highland Catholic School among those observing national walkout day

| March 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Highland Park Catholic School kindergarten teacher Molly Stucker found a student’s comment surprising but telling as she drew blinds on the east facing windows of her classroom.

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