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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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Despite new law, some Irish pubs will remain closed on Good Friday

Despite new law, some Irish pubs will remain closed on Good Friday

| Michael Kelly | March 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

While Irish pubs will be allowed to open and serve alcohol on Good Friday, March 30, for the first time in 91 years, some pub owners have vowed to remain shut and observe the tradition.

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Forgiving others requires help from the Holy Spirit, pope says

Forgiving others requires help from the Holy Spirit, pope says

| Carol Glatz | March 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Forgiving those who have caused pain or offense is not easy, Pope Francis said.

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Church leaders praise Hawking for contribution to science, dialogue

Church leaders praise Hawking for contribution to science, dialogue

| Carol Glatz | March 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, who said he did not believe in God, was still an esteemed member of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences and fostered a fruitful dialogue between science and faith.

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Central African bishop accuses U.N. forces of rape, abuse

Central African bishop accuses U.N. forces of rape, abuse

| March 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

A Catholic bishop in the Central African Republic accused U.N. peacekeeping troops of sexual abuse in his diocese and warned they could be guilty of crimes against humanity.

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Five years a pope: Francis’ focus has been on outreach

Five years a pope: Francis’ focus has been on outreach

| Cindy Wooden | March 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected pope just a few days after telling the College of Cardinals that the Catholic Church faced a clear choice between being a church that “goes out” or a church focused on its internal affairs.

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St. Louis Park parish part of Gregorian chant revival

St. Louis Park parish part of Gregorian chant revival

| Chaz Muth and Jose Montoya | March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

James Senson grew up in the Virginia Beach, Virginia, area in the 1980s and his exposure to music in his home parish sounded remarkably similar to the tunes played on popular radio stations in the region.

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