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Author criticized for perpetuating unfortunate myth USCCB resisting pope

Author criticized for perpetuating unfortunate myth USCCB resisting pope

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The chief communications officer for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops criticized [...]

Remote vote: New York bishops on ad limina will cast USCCB ballots

Remote vote: New York bishops on ad limina will cast USCCB ballots

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- While other U.S. bishops are preparing for their general meeting in [...]

Concern for inmates, prison reform is obligatory act of mercy, pope says

Concern for inmates, prison reform is obligatory act of mercy, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Visiting the imprisoned is an act of mercy that has implications [...]

Siblings born two minutes apart continue strong bond as religious sisters

Siblings born two minutes apart continue strong bond as religious sisters

INDIANAPOLIS (CNS) -- Benedictine Sisters Jill and Susan Reuber have often shared the same path [...]

European bishops mark 30th anniversary of fall of Berlin Wall

European bishops mark 30th anniversary of fall of Berlin Wall

BRUSSELS (CNS) -- Catholic bishops from the European Union marked 30 years since the breaching [...]

Ad limina is time for profession of faith, hope, love, cardinal says

Ad limina is time for profession of faith, hope, love, cardinal says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- In front of the tomb of St. Peter, where they solemnly [...]

Murdered Jesuits inspired work, faith of Massachusetts congressman

Murdered Jesuits inspired work, faith of Massachusetts congressman

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- This summer, when U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern took a congressional delegation to [...]

Teen spends final days reaching out to vulnerable, poor on city streets

Teen spends final days reaching out to vulnerable, poor on city streets

SAN FRANCISCO (CNS) -- When 19-year-old Nicholas Peters of San Carlos understood that his life [...]

Dialogue begins with empathy, not contempt, pope says

Dialogue begins with empathy, not contempt, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Christians who preach the Gospel must see people who do not [...]

Blind seminarian in Oregon sees beyond external trappings

Blind seminarian in Oregon sees beyond external trappings

ST. BENEDICT, Ore. (CNS) -- Although Tony Del Castillo cannot see, a friend's question years [...]

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