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Ground broken for new St. Kateri Tekakwitha Shrine in New Mexico diocese

Ground broken for new St. Kateri Tekakwitha Shrine in New Mexico diocese

| August 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

The rosary walk at a new shrine to be built in the Gallup Diocese to honor St. Kateri Tekakwitha “will imitate” the life and example of the Native American saint, popularly known as the “Lily of the Mohawks,” said Gallup Bishop James S. Wall.

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Archdiocese of Santa Fe to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Archdiocese of Santa Fe to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

| December 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John C. Wester of Santa Fe, New Mexico, said the archdiocese planned to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection following the recommendation of several consultative groups.

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U.S. church officials favor balance of priests, laity in marriage prep

U.S. church officials favor balance of priests, laity in marriage prep

| Zita Ballinger Fletcher | July 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Amid controversy caused by a Vatican official’s assertions that priests “have no credibility” in marriage preparation, representatives from dioceses across the United States maintain that both priests and laity have integral roles in the process.

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Supreme Court lets ruling stand preventing Ten Commandments display

Supreme Court lets ruling stand preventing Ten Commandments display

| October 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal about an order to remove a Ten Commandments display outside City Hall in Bloomfield, New Mexico.

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