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Pope Francis: This Christmas, imitate St. Joseph's trust in God Watch

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In a difficult situation, St. Joseph put his whole trust in God and was obedient, an example for all Catholics to imitate, Pope Francis ... continue reading


Denver initiative aims to reduce barriers between Catholics, lonely seniors Watch

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When John O'Brien was in high school, his father, while only in his forties, was admitted to an assisted living facility because of Pick's ... continue reading



Should Catholics watch 'The Two Popes' on Netflix? Watch

Image of 'The Two Popes' has plenty of comic relief, but it is a drama that deals with substantive issues and may prove thought provoking for many Catholics.

Should Catholics watch The Two Popes? A new movie from Netflix explores imagined conversations between Popes Benedict XVI and Francis. LOS ... continue reading


Pope Francis: Nativity scenes show a 'domestic Gospel' Watch

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Pope Francis Wednesday called Christmas nativity scenes a "domestic Gospel," which helps to make the Holy Family present in one's home. ... continue reading


Pope abolishes secret rule that provided cover for abusers Watch

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Pope Francis just ended a rule that shielded clergy accused of sexually abusing minors.  LOS ANGELES, CA (California Network) - Pope ... continue reading


Gaudete Sunday: We Rejoice Because the Lord is Always Near Watch

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Christian joy does not depend on circumstances, but on relationship. A relationship with the Lord who always comes to those who have eyes ... continue reading



How the blind can 'see' Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico Watch

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Just inside the entrance to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City is a small area with a bas-relief sculpture of the Virgin ... continue reading


Pope Francis: 'Holiness is the true light of the Church' Watch

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Pope Francis said Thursday that the often hidden holiness lived out in everyday life is a true light within the Church. Vatican City, (CNA) ... continue reading


Voices: 'Our Lady of Guadalupe gave my family a miracle' Watch

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It was in December of 1991, while attending a novena in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe at St. Finbar Church in Burbank, that I learned that ... continue reading


St. John Henry Newman's meditations on the Litany of Loreto Watch

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Morning Star. Mystical Rose. Tower of Ivory. House of Gold. For centuries, Catholics have recited these titles of Mary in the Litany of ... continue reading


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