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Pope advances sainthood causes, including martyred Polish nuns

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis recognized the martyrdom of 10 nuns who were brutally...

Rhoades: ‘There’s a great need to better understand Eucharist’s centrality’

HUNTINGTON, Ind. (CNS) — In the months leading up to the U.S. bishops’ spring general...

Pope renews call for peace in Myanmar

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis called on the international community to come to the...

Pope welcomes prisoners to Vatican before they tour museums

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Arriving at the Vatican early in morning, a dozen inmates from...

Catholic school principal follows father’s path in same job at same school

WASHINGTON (CNS) — When Harold Thomas Jr., principal of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Academy in...

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NEW YORK (CNS) — While it does nothing to solve the perennial problem for real-life...

UPDATE: Bishops vote to draft teaching document on the Eucharist

The U.S. bishops approved by a wide margin a plan to draft a document to...

EU bishops criticize report for stance on abortion, conscience clauses

BRUSSELS (CNS) — The bishops of the European Union, while applauding a proposed EU report...

Ruling seen as victory for children, foster parents and religious liberty

PHILADELPHIA (CNS) — As a consequence of the U.S. Supreme Court’s unanimous ruling June 17...

Supreme Court rules in favor of Catholic agency in foster case

WASHINGTON (CNS) — In a unanimous decision June 17, the Supreme Court said that a...