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Fr. Stanley Rother becomes first American-born martyr

Fr. Stanley Rother becomes first American-born martyr Watch

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By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis has recognized Father Stanley Rother as a martyr.

Pope Francis announces the December prayer intention

Pope Francis announces the December prayer intention Watch

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By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis revealed his December prayer intention on Thursday, prompting millions to unite in prayer.

Seven bishops, one abbot, and a psychiatrist dialogue with peace activists

Seven bishops, one abbot, and a psychiatrist dialogue with peace activists Watch

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By Tony Magliano

During the recent U.S. Catholic bishops' fall assembly in Baltimore, several bishops and one abbot, gathered with about 25 peace activists - myself ...

What is the Catholic Church doing in Australia?

What is the Catholic Church doing in Australia? Watch

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By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Catholic Church in Australia has been hard at work to establish a permanent form of change in the community and, if successful, possibly the world.

'We pray with Christian hope' - Pope Francis reminds us to pray for the living AND the dead

'We pray with Christian hope' - Pope Francis reminds us to pray for the living AND the dead Watch

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By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

In his last set of catechesis on mercy, Pope Francis focused on the works of praying for the living and the dead, as well as burying the dead, ...

The 100th Fatima anniversary brings with it three ways to obtain an indulgence

The 100th Fatima anniversary brings with it three ways to obtain an indulgence Watch

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By Maria Ximena Rondon (CNA/EWTN News)

For the 100th anniversary of the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima in Portugal, Pope Francis has decided to grant a plenary indulgence opportunity ...

What happens when an atheist encounters Christ? This poet found out for herself

What happens when an atheist encounters Christ? This poet found out for herself Watch

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By David Kerr - CNA

"Until two years ago, I was a really committed atheist and I really hated the Catholic Church," said poet Sally Read, as she explained how all that ...

Lost tablets confirmed to speak of Christ, but is the story they tell true?

Lost tablets confirmed to speak of Christ, but is the story they tell true? Watch

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By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Researchers have confirmed the authenticity of lead tablets that discuss Jesus Christ and date to the period of His ministry. As genuine artifacts, ...

Special prayers dedicated for victims of the tragic Colombia plane crash

Special prayers dedicated for victims of the tragic Colombia plane crash Watch

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During his general audience on Wednesday at the Vatican, Pope Francis called for prayers for the victims of the plane crash in Colombia and their ...

Choose humility over theatrics - Pope Francis explains the difference

Choose humility over theatrics - Pope Francis explains the difference Watch

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By (CNA/EWTN News)

Christians must pursue true humility as they remember the "smallness" of Christmas, Pope Francis said in his Tuesday homily.

Archdiocese of St. Andrews and Edinburgh makes exciting announcement for Catholics everywhere

Archdiocese of St. Andrews and Edinburgh makes exciting announcement for Catholics everywhere Watch

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By (CNA/EWTN News)

Need to find confession nearby at the drop of a dime? There's an app for that.

Archbishop closes missing persons registry for fear of retaliation

Archbishop closes missing persons registry for fear of retaliation Watch

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By (CNA/EWTN News)

The Archbishop of Guadalajara has announced that his diocese is calling off its distribution of a list of missing persons, because of fears of ...

Two great men from different sides of the spectrum meet at the Vatican

Two great men from different sides of the spectrum meet at the Vatican Watch

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By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

On Monday, science met theology in Italy during the Pontifical Academy of Sciences meeting at the Vatican.

A warning from Pope Francis - 'It always strikes us'

A warning from Pope Francis - 'It always strikes us' Watch

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By (CNA/EWTN News)

The season of Advent is a reminder to us to open our horizons and have concern for more than just material things, the Pope said Sunday during his ...

Who is 'The Green Pope' REALLY?

Who is 'The Green Pope' REALLY? Watch

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By Mary Rezac (CNA/EWTN News)

There was once a Pope called "The Green Pope."

Pope Francis calls drugs a 'new form of slavery'

Pope Francis calls drugs a 'new form of slavery' Watch

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By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

Drug addiction is a contemporary form of slavery, Pope Francis lamented Thursday, emphasizing that a rehabilitation which restores victims' joy and ...

'The Pope will come north and he will be very welcome' - Pope Francis to visit Northern Ireland?

'The Pope will come north and he will be very welcome' - Pope Francis to visit Northern Ireland? Watch

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By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

It is known the Vatican never confirms a papal visit until six months prior to the trip but Martin McGuinness, the deputy first minister, released a ...

After Thanksgiving: Developing Genuine Gratitude

After Thanksgiving: Developing Genuine Gratitude Watch

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By Kim A. Talbert

Thanksgiving Day has come and gone for another year.  Families were gathered, grace was said, food and drink were savored, and fellowship ...

7 keys to understanding the Apostolic Letter 'Misericordia et Misera'

7 keys to understanding the Apostolic Letter 'Misericordia et Misera' Watch

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By ROME REPORTS

WHAT IS AN APOSTOLIC LETTER?An apostolic letter is a document of papal magisterium, less solemn than an encyclical, but of great importance. John ...

Holy Father shares advice on the fear of death

Holy Father shares advice on the fear of death Watch

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By CNA/EWTN News

Death and God's judgment should be on everyone's mind, but faithfulness to God will conquer our fears, Pope Francis has said.

Mary declared the heart of next World Youth Day

Mary declared the heart of next World Youth Day Watch

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By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

On Tuesday the Vatican announced the themes for the next three World Youth Day encounters, which are focused on Mary and form the basis of a ...

10 ways to spread the love this Thanksgiving

10 ways to spread the love this Thanksgiving Watch

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By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Thanksgiving is a time to come together to give thanks for all the amazing things God has gifted us over the years.

Indiana mayor renames Good Friday to 'Spring Holiday'

Indiana mayor renames Good Friday to 'Spring Holiday' Watch

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By CNA/EWTN News

Critics say an Indiana mayor's decision to rename the city's Good Friday holiday in the name of inclusivity ended up marginalizing Christians.

FFRF attacks teacher who allows students to bring their Bibles to school

FFRF attacks teacher who allows students to bring their Bibles to school Watch

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By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) has, ironically, stuck its nose where it doesn't belong.

Is the Pope Catholic? - Pope Francis grants priests authority to forgive abortion, announces more changes in letter

Is the Pope Catholic? - Pope Francis grants priests authority to forgive abortion, announces more changes in letter Watch

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By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Jubilee Year of Mercy has come to an end, but some of the special exceptions have not. Pope Francis has extended several key permissions to his ...

READ NOW: Pope Francis' apostolic letter to conclude the Year of Mercy

READ NOW: Pope Francis' apostolic letter to conclude the Year of Mercy Watch

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At the conclusion of the Year of Mercy, Pope Francis closed the Holy Door at St. Peter's Basilica and released his apostolic letter.

'I called him personally and begged his forgiveness' - Missionary of Mercy has important message for priests

'I called him personally and begged his forgiveness' - Missionary of Mercy has important message for priests Watch

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By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

Having spent the Holy Year fulfilling his mandate as one of Pope Francis' Missionaries of Mercy, Fr. John Paul Zeller has some advice for his fellow ...

Pope Francis closes Holy Door with a final special message

Pope Francis closes Holy Door with a final special message Watch

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By (CNA/EWTN News)

On Sunday Pope Francis closed the Holy Door in St. Peter's Basilica, officially marking the end of the Jubilee of Mercy, which he said is a reminder ...