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Pope Francis condemns clerics who engage in simony Watch

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In a homily Tuesday, Pope Francis condemned priests and bishops who use money to advance their careers. Vatican City, (CNA) - In a homily ... continue reading

Put good of human person at center of public policy, Pope Francis says Watch

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In a message to the global delegates of the 2020 World Economic Forum, Pope Francis stressed the duty of governments and businesses to ... continue reading

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Italian bishops promote Catholic-Jewish dialogue as antisemitic speech increases Watch

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The Catholic Church in Italy marked its 31st annual Day of Jewish-Christian Religious Dialogue with a discussion between Rome's chief rabbi ... continue reading

World's youngest Catholic bishop consecrated in Ukraine Watch

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The world's youngest Catholic bishop was consecrated in Ukraine Sunday. Kyiv, Ukraine, (CNA) - The world's youngest Catholic bishop was ... continue reading

UK Defense minister apologizes for chaplains 'outing' gay servicemen Watch

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U.K. Minister of Defense Johnny Mercer has issued an apology to lesbian, gay, and bisexual servicemembers who were reportedly outed by ... continue reading

French bishops approve removing parents' gender from baptismal forms Watch

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The French Catholic bishops' conference permanent council has approved a recommendation to remove references to the sex of parents on ... continue reading

Ignatius Press to keep Benedict XVI listed as coauthor of new celibacy book Watch

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Amid still-unfolding controversy surrounding a new book on priestly celibacy, the book's US publisher says it plans to continue identifying ... continue reading

German bishops' news agency launches English edition Watch

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A news agency owned by the Catholic Church in Germany has launched an English language service, which it says will provide objective news ... continue reading

Architect calls for Notre-Dame's roof to be rebuilt of wood Watch

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A leading architect in France has urged that the roof of Notre-Dame de Paris be reconstructed out of wood, for the sake of the building's ... continue reading

Pope Francis: It is beautiful when babies cry at Mass Watch

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Pope Francis baptized 32 babies in the Sistine Chapel Sunday, telling parents not to worry if their children cry at Mass. Vatican City, ... continue reading

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