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Irish Jesuit to Be Beatified

Irish Jesuit to Be Beatified

Archbishop Eamon Martin of Armagh, Primate of All Ireland, has welcomed the news that Pope Francis [...]

Who’s Being Ordained to the Priesthood These Days?

Who’s Being Ordained to the Priesthood These Days?

Members of the 2016 class of men ordained to the priesthood in the United States report [...]

Mass of Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Mass of Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Q: June 27 is the feast day of Our Lady of Perpetual Help (OLPH), whose [...]

True believers serve others, pope says at audience

True believers serve others, pope says at audience

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- To ignore the suffering of another person is to ignore God, Pope [...]

Martyred for being a priest

Martyred for being a priest

“Killed because he was a priest. This was the real reason for the martyrdom of [...]

English-language Summary of General Audience

English-language Summary of General Audience

Here is the Vatican-provided English-language summary of today’s general audience with Pope Francis:Dear Brothers and [...]

Pope says pastors must serve, not use laypeople

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Clericalism is a danger to the Catholic Church not only because on [...]

Why You Should Read ‘The Great Divorce,’ by CS Lewis

Why You Should Read ‘The Great Divorce,’ by CS Lewis

In my capacity as regional bishop of the Santa Barbara pastoral region, which covers two [...]

Text of Pope’s Letter to Pontifical Commission for Latin America

Text of Pope’s Letter to Pontifical Commission for Latin America

 Last March 4, Pope Francis received in audience the participants in the Plenary Assembly of the [...]

Bishop Named for Springfield, Missouri

Bishop Named for Springfield, Missouri

Pope Francis has named Bishop Edward M. Rice, 55, as bishop of the Diocese of [...]

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