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What really caused Apostle Paul's blindness? Scientists believe they've figured it out

What really caused Apostle Paul's blindness? Scientists believe they've figured it out Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A comparison among modern celestial events may help find what caused Apostle Paul to lose his eyesight for three days. His temporary blindness is an ...

Conference sets out to bring the Gospel to the streets

Conference sets out to bring the Gospel to the streets

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An amazing conference striving to bring the Gospel to the streets will be held in San Clemente, CA on May 2. Speakers will focus on inspiring ...

'Peace be with You'

'Peace be with You'

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By Tony Magliano

"On the evening of that first day of the week," according to the Gospel of John, "when the doors were locked, where the disciples were... Jesus came ...

Slaughter of Ethiopian Christians is 'a testimony which cries out to be heard,' Pope Francis says

Slaughter of Ethiopian Christians is 'a testimony which cries out to be heard,' Pope Francis says Watch

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In speaking of the wholesale slaughter of at least 30 Ethiopian Christians by the Islamist State in Libya, Pope Francis declared that the blood ...

Catholic pastor warns parishioners faith is not enough for safety, encourages gun possession

Catholic pastor warns parishioners faith is not enough for safety, encourages gun possession Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Issuing a pro-gun letter to the members of the church, Reverend Edward Fride encourages having guns and attending a concealed pistol license (CPL) ...

Apostle of California, Father Junipero Serra, to be canonized by Pope during U.S. visit

Apostle of California, Father Junipero Serra, to be canonized by Pope during U.S. visit Watch

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Pope Francis is scheduled to personally preside over the canonization ceremony of Father Junipero Serra in Washington, D.C. on September 23 ...

'Faith must not be turned into power,' Pope Francis warns

'Faith must not be turned into power,' Pope Francis warns Watch

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Pope Francis, at mass in St. Martha's House, recalled that many people follow Jesus simply out of self-interest. This "spirit, which lies ...

Oops! The Bible did not say that: 7 famous viral quotes people think came from the Bible

Oops! The Bible did not say that: 7 famous viral quotes people think came from the Bible Watch

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By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Social media and the Internet has made it easier to share anything anywhere. Most of the time we spend in cyberspace, we see come across wonderful ...

The Experience of the Resurrected Christ: A Divine Dream Worth Dying For

The Experience of the Resurrected Christ: A Divine Dream Worth Dying For

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By Deacon Frederick Bartels

The dream of God is a dream of unending, divine love. His only Son, our Lord Jesus Christ, sacrificed his human life for this Dream: the redemption ...

Pope Francis 'considering' visit to Cuba

Pope Francis 'considering' visit to Cuba Watch

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Pope Francis is said to be considering a trip to Cuba this coming September. The papal visit would tie into his visit to the United States. The ...

Could Yoda be a Biblical character? Medieval manuscript features a painted figure resembling the Star Wars hero

Could Yoda be a Biblical character? Medieval manuscript features a painted figure resembling the Star Wars hero Watch

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By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

In a 14th century book, a green-skinned character was painted, resembling Yoda. Just like the Star Wars icon, the painted character in the old ...

Pope Francis pokes holes in 'gender theory,' saying male, female roles are separate

Pope Francis pokes holes in 'gender theory,' saying male, female roles are separate Watch

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By CNA/EWTN News

Pope Francis has warned against gender theories which seek to eradicate differences between man and woman, saying they perpetuate the very ...

Pope Francis to host major conference on climate change

Pope Francis to host major conference on climate change Watch

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By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Pope Francis will host a major summit on April 28 entitled "Protect the Earth, Dignify Humanity: The Moral Dimensions of Climate Change and ...

6 types of men Christian women should dismiss for marriage

6 types of men Christian women should dismiss for marriage Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Women, and men, should be wary of whom they shall live with for the rest of their lives. Marriage is not a temporary commitment, it lasts for a ...

Is there a war between feminism and the Catholic Church? American nuns' 'radical feminist themes incompatible with the Catholic faith'

Is there a war between feminism and the Catholic Church? American nuns' 'radical feminist themes incompatible with the Catholic faith' Watch

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By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The year-long inquiry into American nuns by the Holy See's Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has concluded, and will not take any action ...

Passionate pastor attempts to fix the missing spiritual link in churches across the U.S.

Passionate pastor attempts to fix the missing spiritual link in churches across the U.S. Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Reverend Percy McCray suggests that leaders of faith should undergo in-depth training programs to better deal with cancer-stricken patients and their ...

Can Catholics Practice Yoga and Transcendental Meditation?

Can Catholics Practice Yoga and Transcendental Meditation?

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By Deacon Ian VanHeusen

Among many Christians who are honestly seeking to deepen their prayer life, there is a genuine concern about erroneous forms of prayer. People should ...

Pope Francis risks international outrage by using term 'genocide' to describe Armenia massacre

Pope Francis risks international outrage by using term 'genocide' to describe Armenia massacre Watch

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Risking international opinion and possibly stirring up anger throughout Turkey, Pope Francis used the word "genocide" to refer to the mass ...

Dialogue: an essential ingredient for peaceful relationships

Dialogue: an essential ingredient for peaceful relationships Watch

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By Tony Magliano

According to the New York Times, during a White House luncheon in 1954 Winston Churchill said, "To jaw-jaw [talk-talk] always is better than to war-war."

Pope Francis: Children 'can never be considered a mistake'

Pope Francis: Children 'can never be considered a mistake' Watch

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By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

Pope Francis said Wednesday that children are never a mistake, and called adults out for building faulty systems that leave children exploited ...

5 wonderful ways to remind yourself Jesus is always with you

5 wonderful ways to remind yourself Jesus is always with you Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

All our troubles and hardships may sway us from the idea that Jesus is always with us, no matter what we're doing or what we're currently going ...

Easter around the world: 10 amazing photos that caputre Easter celebrations

Easter around the world: 10 amazing photos that caputre Easter celebrations

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Christians all over the world observed the Lenten Season and ended with the celebration of Easter Sunday, the symbolism of the resurrection of Jesus ...

'Our martyrs today... Are more numerous than in the first centuries.' Pope Francis warns during Easter Monday address

'Our martyrs today... Are more numerous than in the first centuries.' Pope Francis warns during Easter Monday address Watch

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Christian martyrs are more numerous today than they were in the first centuries of the church, according to Pope Francis. Speaking to the Shalom ...

Full Text of Pope Francis's homily at the Easter Vigil

Full Text of Pope Francis's homily at the Easter Vigil

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The official Vatican translation of the Pope's homily at the Easter Vigil in St Peter's Basilica:

Vatican course on exorcism fully booked by priests, psychologists and lay people

Vatican course on exorcism fully booked by priests, psychologists and lay people Watch

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A course on exorcism, the casting out of demonic spirits from human hosts, is being offered by the Vatican this month. The course has proven so ...

The Many Reasons Why We Call it Good Friday

The Many Reasons Why We Call it Good Friday Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

On Good Friday we are reminded that death is no longer the final word. For those filled with hope of the Resurrection, it is no longer an enemy ...

In Chrism Mass homily, the Holy Father urges priests not to give in to weariness. Full text of Pope Francis's homily

In Chrism Mass homily, the Holy Father urges priests not to give in to weariness. Full text of Pope Francis's homily Watch

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This is the full text of Pope Francis's homily at the Chrism Mass in St Peter's Basilica, courtesy of Vatican Radio: "My hand shall ever abide with ...

Footwashing as Mandatum.God is Love and Love is a Verb

Footwashing as Mandatum.God is Love and Love is a Verb Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

When the Lord rose from that table, He showed us the naturally supernatural expression of Love; an expression that reveals the heart of the ...