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POPE FRANCIS ISSUES EXTRAORDINARY INDULGENCE - Here's how you and others can obtain it

POPE FRANCIS ISSUES EXTRAORDINARY INDULGENCE - Here's how you and others can obtain it Watch

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Pope Francis is issuing a Jubilee Indulgence that he hopes will allow people to experience God's mercy and grace. In preparation for the coming ...

Priest asks, what would St. Francis of Assisi do if he were alive today?

Priest asks, what would St. Francis of Assisi do if he were alive today? Watch

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By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

On the first World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, the preacher to the papal household said that St. Francis of Assisi is a key model in ...

Catholic lawmakers asked by Pope to rally for pro-life, immigrants and persecuted Christians

Catholic lawmakers asked by Pope to rally for pro-life, immigrants and persecuted Christians Watch

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By Ann Schneible, CNA/EWTN News

On Sunday, Pope Francis urged Catholic legislators to be protectors of human life, calling them to "be strong" against a throwaway culture marked ...

Bishop Melki, executed after he refused to convert to Islam in 1915 has been beatified

Bishop Melki, executed after he refused to convert to Islam in 1915 has been beatified Watch

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Martyred during the Assyrian Genocide in 1915, Bishop Melki is on the road towards sainthood with his beatification this past weekend. Killed in ...

For the first time we can see how BEAUTIFUL the 'real' Saint Rose was. Scientists have reconstruct her likeness

For the first time we can see how BEAUTIFUL the 'real' Saint Rose was. Scientists have reconstruct her likeness Watch

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By CNA/EWTN News

The face of the first saint of the New World may be better known than ever; thanks to a team of scientists, that has analyzed the skull of Saint ...

Quest for God is modern world's biggest challenge, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI says

Quest for God is modern world's biggest challenge, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI says Watch

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By Andrea Gagliarducci, CNA/EWTN News

Benedict XVI considers the quest for God to be contemporary society's foremost challenge, according to one of the emeritus Pope's former ...

Pilgrimage with Pope Francis - THIRD STATION - St. Joachim, patron of fathers

Pilgrimage with Pope Francis - THIRD STATION - St. Joachim, patron of fathers

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Welcome to the third station on our virtual pilgrimage to Philadelphia with Pope Francis ahead of the World Meeting of Families. Let us pray!

Priest to lead pilgrims on 104 mile walk to see Pope Francis in Philly - Here's how you too can make a pilgrimage

Priest to lead pilgrims on 104 mile walk to see Pope Francis in Philly - Here's how you too can make a pilgrimage Watch

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An intrepid group of about 20 pilgrims will be making the 104 mile walk from Baltimore to Philadelphia to attend Mass with Pope Francis.

Philadelphia prison inmates design chair for Pope Francis, and hope he will pray with them - Victims want their voices heard too

Philadelphia prison inmates design chair for Pope Francis, and hope he will pray with them - Victims want their voices heard too Watch

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Pope Francis will meet with prison inmates during his visit to Philadelphia. In anticipation of this arrival, inmates have built him a special chair ...

Pope Francis declares parents tasked with teaching their children how to pray

Pope Francis declares parents tasked with teaching their children how to pray Watch

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By Ann Schneible, CNA/EWTN News

On Wednesday, Pope Francis continued his weekly catechesis on the family, saying that parents have the responsibility to teach their children to ...

Atheists force portrait of Jesus out of Kansas public school

Atheists force portrait of Jesus out of Kansas public school Watch

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By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Local residents in Chanute, Kansas expressed anger after the atheist group Freedom From Religion Foundation successfully filed a petition for the ...

Before TWO MILLION pilgrims arrive, Philly vendors plan to cash in with kistch

Before TWO MILLION pilgrims arrive, Philly vendors plan to cash in with kistch Watch

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The arrival of Pope Francis and some two million pilgrims in Philadelphia next month is expected to bring a windfall to most of the businesses in the ...

Pilgrimage with Pope Francis - SECOND STATION - St. Francis patron saint of animals and ecology

Pilgrimage with Pope Francis - SECOND STATION - St. Francis patron saint of animals and ecology

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Welcome to the second station on our virtual pilgrimage to Philadelphia with Pope Francis ahead of the World Meeting of Families. Let us pray!

PRIDE is the sin the devil likes the most

PRIDE is the sin the devil likes the most Watch

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By CNA/EWTN News

Is an exorcist afraid? What is the devil's favorite sin? These and other questions were tackled in a recent interview with the Dominican priest, ...

Former President Jimmy Carter stays close to God during difficult times

Former President Jimmy Carter stays close to God during difficult times Watch

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By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Former president Jimmy Carter holds on to his faith while undergoing radiation treatment for the spread of brain cancer.

Pilgrimage with Pope Francis - FIRST STATION - St. Raphael, patron of travelers and singles

Pilgrimage with Pope Francis - FIRST STATION - St. Raphael, patron of travelers and singles

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Welcome to the first station on our virtual pilgrimage to Philadelphia with Pope Francis, ahead of the World Meeting of Families. Let us pray!

Catholic bishops say assisted suicide for terminally ill is not compassionate

Catholic bishops say assisted suicide for terminally ill is not compassionate Watch

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By CNA/EWTN News

It is in Christ that true compassion for the dying is found - not in assisted suicide, said the Catholic bishops of New Mexico.

Priests encouraged to become 'missionaries of mercy' by applying online

Priests encouraged to become 'missionaries of mercy' by applying online Watch

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Priests wishing to become "missionaries of mercy" in time for the Holy Year of Mercy in 2016 are encouraged to apply online. Those who qualify ...

Powerful story behind the 236-year-old Christian hymn 'Amazing Grace' portrayed in Broadway play

Powerful story behind the 236-year-old Christian hymn 'Amazing Grace' portrayed in Broadway play Watch

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By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The spellbinding true-to-life story behind the popular Christian hymn "Amazing Grace" is currently being portrayed on Broadway. Producer Carolyn ...

Eucharist is far more than symbolic, Pope Francis says at Angelus

Eucharist is far more than symbolic, Pope Francis says at Angelus Watch

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By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

On Sunday, Pope Francis said that the Eucharist is no mere symbol, but is in fact the true body and blood of Jesus Christ, which has the ability ...

5 Steps to Conquer Sin and Temptation

5 Steps to Conquer Sin and Temptation Watch

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By Fr. Ian VanHeusen

The following are four steps which can help conquer sin and temptation. These steps synthesize the insights of Eastern Orthodoxy and Catholicism in ...

FAITH is the defining virtue of MARY, Pope Francis says

FAITH is the defining virtue of MARY, Pope Francis says Watch

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By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

On the feast of the Assumption of Mary, Pope Francis said that faith is the defining virtue of her greatness and that the mysterious way she ...

Live life at a more human pace, Pope says - keep Sunday sacred

Live life at a more human pace, Pope says - keep Sunday sacred Watch

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By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

Moments of rest and celebration were the focal point of Pope Francis' Wednesday general audience, during which he spoke out against a ...