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“€˜Don”€™t Be Accountants of the Spirit,”€™ Pope Tells Priests

“€˜Don”€™t Be Accountants of the Spirit,”€™ Pope Tells Priests

Priests are to forget themselves, and their timetables, and ask themselves constantly whether their hearts [...]

Gospel for Sunday, June 5

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Pope Francis’ Homily at Canonization of Two Blesseds

Pope Francis’ Homily at Canonization of Two Blesseds

Here is the Vatican-provided translation of Pope Francis’ homily at the canonization of Blesseds Stanislaus of [...]

Pope: Good priests dont own gloves, they get their hands dirty

Pope: Good priests dont own gloves, they get their hands dirty

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Like the Good Shepherd, good priests do not privatize their time and [...]

Pope calls for gathering to find ways to end, prevent drug abuse

Pope calls for gathering to find ways to end, prevent drug abuse

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis has requested a special study session at the Vatican to look [...]

Longtime freelancer Scaperlanda wins CPA’s St. Francis de Sales Award

Longtime freelancer Scaperlanda wins CPA’s St. Francis de Sales Award

ST. LOUIS (CNS) -- Maria de Lourdes Ruiz Scaperlanda, a writer and author in the [...]

Rome retreat: Pope offers crash course on mercy in priestly ministry

Rome retreat: Pope offers crash course on mercy in priestly ministry

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The spiritual retreat Pope Francis offered priests and seminarians as part of the [...]

Life is short; start forgiving, making amends, pope tells priests

Life is short; start forgiving, making amends, pope tells priests

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Mercy recognizes that life is short and that so much good needs [...]

Take the high road, Bishop Coyne tells Catholic communicators

Take the high road, Bishop Coyne tells Catholic communicators

ST. LOUIS (CNS) -- In today's age of cyberbullying and online vitriol, be sure to take [...]

There”€™s no place more holy than the tabernacle

There”€™s no place more holy than the tabernacle

The festive air surrounding Corpus Christi , the sumptuous decorations adorning churches [...]