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Defrocked pedophile priest, convicted after 'Spotlight' investigation, to be released Watch

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A former Catholic priest who was convicted following an investigation from the Boston Globe, is about to go free. Paul Shanley, 86, will be ... continue reading


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Africa

Two Catholic priests kidnapped after violent attack by 10 assailants Watch

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Two Catholic priests were abducted in the Democratic Republic of Congo Sunday night. LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - Father Charles ... continue reading


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Americas

He went on a mission trip, and started a business that's making the world better Watch

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When Matt Hohler was in college in 2010, he was a reluctant Catholic - and not a coffee drinker. Tegucigalpa, Honduras, (CNA) - That year, ... continue reading


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Asia Pacific

Chinese government says it will keep a firm grip on Catholic Church Watch

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China plans to maintain a tight grip on the Catholic Church according to UCANews. The intention comes from Yu Zhengsheng who is a member of ... continue reading


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Europe

The fountains in the Vatican are going off, here's the sad reason why Watch

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The Vatican has turned off its fountains, all one hundred of them, to show solidarity with Rome and aid in water conservation. Italy is ... continue reading


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Middle East

Tabernacle that once housed Ark of the Covenant unearthed at Shiloh! Watch

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Archaeologists think they have found the tabernacle that once housed the Ark of the Covenant. The Ark of the Covenant was the container ... continue reading


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Politics & Policy

A victory for Christianity - President Trump bans transgenderism in the military Watch

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President Trump has announced that the military will not "accept or allow" transgender people to serve in the military. The basis of his ... continue reading


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Movies

Lesbian Nuns?! Hollywood director to create smut film disgracing Catholic Church Watch

Image of Paul Verhoeven is making another smut film Christians would do well to avoid.

Desperate to remain relevant and make money, the movie industry is preparing to release a smutty film about lesbian nuns with mystical ... continue reading


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TV

The ONE thing you didn't know about America's Got Talent's deaf singer will make you LOVE her more! Watch

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Lives were changed when deaf singer-songwriter Mandy Harvey took the America's Got Talent stage. Her "show-stopping, standing-ovation" ... continue reading


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Business & Economics

'Budgets are moral documents'

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The highly relevant quote, "Budgets are moral documents," has been arguably attributed to Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. But if he didn't ... continue reading


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Sports

Is it acceptable for a Catholic to enjoy watching the Super Bowl? Watch

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Super Bowl Sunday. It's as American as apple pie, but in recent years, controversy has erupted over the beloved American pastime and - ... continue reading


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Marriage & Family

Pope Francis prays for Charlie Gard as family hopes to establish charity Watch

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After a US neurologist determined that an experimental therapy could no longer potentially be of aid to a British baby born with a ... continue reading


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Living Faith

A new coalition for Christian orthodoxy Watch

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There is a fierce struggle for Christian orthodoxy in the Catholic Church. It could have dire consequences for all Christians. It should ... continue reading


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Home & Food

Priest wins top award for best home-brew beer in the USA Watch

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Long blessed by Catholics as a "healthful drink for mankind," one Texas priest has managed to take beer to new heights --winning the ... continue reading


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College & University

Georgetown apologizes for mass slave auctions to pay off Catholic University debts Watch

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One hundred and seventy-nine years ago, two Jesuit priests sold 272 persons at a slave auction. Their families were torn apart: many of ... continue reading


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Christmas / Advent

Amazing pastor handles hilarious accident during Christmas service Watch

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In the middle of a Christmas Eve service at the Phoenix Christian Assembly church, one pastor taught his congregation how to handle ... continue reading


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Lent / Easter

Inspire: Easter Beyond the Octave. Why Do We Celebrate for Fifty Days?

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While Easter is a Solemnity and an octave feast, it is also a 50 day season until Pentecost.The Season of Easter is not just about His ... continue reading


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Travel

How people celebrate St. Patrick's Day around the world! Watch

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Festivals, parades, parties and more - St. Patrick's Day is celebrated in wonderfully unique ways across the globe! LOS ANGELES, CA ... continue reading


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Music

What's this priest doing at a popular music festival? Watch

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What's a good way to reach a lot of young people all at once? Napa, Calif. (CNA/EWTN News) - Plant yourself at an entrance of a popular ... continue reading


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Celebrity

A message to Kim Kardashian: the Virgin Mary asks this ONE THING of you Watch

Image of The offending image posted by Kim Kardashian. However, there is one thing more offensive to the Virgin Mary than this image, and that is my heart and yours, if they remains unconverted. (Mark 12:28-34)

Kim Kardashian may be one of the most famous American celebrities, and she is worth a fortune. That's why it's baffling she would desecrate ... continue reading


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Health

As more women learn, they are ditching the pill and other contraceptives Watch

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For some, it was a health-conscious decision. For others, it was environmental. For still others, it was faith-based. Washington D.C. ... continue reading


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Christian Saints & Heroes

One year later, is Fr. Jacques Hamel a saint? Watch

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Tomorrow, July 26, is one year after the brutal murder of Fr. Jacques Hamel by ISIS-affiliated terrorists in France. The bishops of France ... continue reading


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Green

Oh no! Is El Nino coming back to California? Watch

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Last year's El Nino rains are responsible for reshaping California. The rains busted California's drought, and they closed California's ... continue reading


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Technology

Scientists discover elusive 'Angel Particles' are real Watch

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Physicists have announced the discovery of the 'Angel Particle,' a subatomic particle that is both matter and anti-matter. The particles ... continue reading


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Vocations

This Irish priest sings the most beautiful adaptation of 'Hallelujah' you have ever heard Watch

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Irish priest, Fr. Ray Kelly has an adaptation of Leonard Cohen's 'Hallelujah' that will move you to tears. The video, which has gone viral, ... continue reading


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Daily Homilies

Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Culture of Life Watch

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Listen, put it into your heart, my youngest and dearest son, that the thing that frightens you, the thing that afflicts you, is nothing: ... continue reading


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Year of Faith

The Feast of the Sacred Heart and Our Mission Watch

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The heart is the center of a person, the place from which he/she makes the choices which will affect the world within them and around them. ... continue reading


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Blog

When God Moves on Your Behalf

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It is important to find a way to give God thanks for all His blessings upon your life, and your children and loved ones. Manifest your ... continue reading


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