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Chicago archbishop apologizes for Farrakhan visit to Catholic Church

Chicago archbishop apologizes for Farrakhan visit to Catholic Church

| Rhina Guidos | May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

The archbishop of Chicago apologized to the local Jewish community after a priest in the city invited the leader of the Nation of Islam to speak at his church, days after he was banned from Facebook for what it called hate speech.

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Cardinal Tobin addresses immigration, abuse scandal at Notre Dame lecture

Cardinal Tobin addresses immigration, abuse scandal at Notre Dame lecture

| Don Clemmer | September 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Church in the United States is living through two storms, a U.S. cardinal observed. He said there is the policy of “zero tolerance” toward undocumented immigrants, which has plunged communities into fear, and the Holy Spirit working “like a hurricane” to smash structures of clericalism through the current clergy sexual abuse crisis.

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Historians’ approval moves Father Tolton’s sainthood cause forward

Historians’ approval moves Father Tolton’s sainthood cause forward

The canonization cause of Father Augustus Tolton received important approval from the Vatican’s historical consultants earlier this year, moving the cause forward.

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Chicago youth travel to El Salvador, bring back ideas for dealing with gangs

Chicago youth travel to El Salvador, bring back ideas for dealing with gangs

| George Rodriguez | August 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Young Latino Catholics from Chicago’s southwest side, who recently visited El Salvador, want to apply in Brighton Park what they learned about how a community deals with gang violence.

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Chicago priests among Cubs fans still celebrating historic Series win

Chicago priests among Cubs fans still celebrating historic Series win

| Joyce Duriga | November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Both Fathers Michael Novick and John Clemens are lifelong fans of the Chicago Cubs, and with the rest of Chicago, they are celebrating the Cubs winning the World Series and breaking the famous and dreaded 108-year curse.

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Pope taps Chicago archbishop as member of Congregation for Bishops

Pope taps Chicago archbishop as member of Congregation for Bishops

| Cindy Wooden | July 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis has named Chicago Archbishop Blase J. Cupich a member of the Congregation for Bishops, the office that advises the pope on the nomination of bishops around the world.

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In Pictures – February 13, 2014

In Pictures – February 13, 2014

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHINESE NEW YEAR
POPE IN CHOCOLATE

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