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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 [...]

US Bishops File Amicus Brief in Missouri Religious Discrimination Case

US Bishops File Amicus Brief in Missouri Religious Discrimination Case

On April 21, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), the Missouri Catholic Conference, and [...]

Patriarch of Jerusalem: Can a Gazan Child Ever Grow Up to Be Healthy?

Patriarch of Jerusalem: Can a Gazan Child Ever Grow Up to Be Healthy?

A touching testimony full of hope was given earlier this month by the Latin Patriarch [...]

Pope: We All Enter the Church as Laypeople

Pope: We All Enter the Church as Laypeople

Pope Francis is warning against clericalism, reminding priests and consecrated that no one is baptized [...]

U.S. teens say faith strengthened at youth celebration in Rome

U.S. teens say faith strengthened at youth celebration in Rome

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Sharing and celebrating the joy of faith with thousands of Catholic teenagers [...]

Catholic agencies begin work of rebuilding after Ecuador quake

Catholic agencies begin work of rebuilding after Ecuador quake

QUITO, Ecuador (CNS) -- Catholic agencies are beginning to build temporary shelters for thousands of families in [...]

Pope names Camaguey archbishop, who helped rebuild church, to Havana

Pope names Camaguey archbishop, who helped rebuild church, to Havana

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis named Archbishop Juan Garcia Rodriguez, who has worked quietly to [...]

An oasis even for the youngest

An oasis even for the youngest

The pastoral ministry for the migrants of Jerusalem for Latins and the patriarchal vicar for [...]

Regina Caeli: On Embracing Joy of Our Christian Identity

Regina Caeli: On Embracing Joy of Our Christian Identity

Here is a ZENIT translation of the address Pope Francis gave today before and after [...]

Holy See Offers Clarifications on Suspension of Audit

Holy See Offers Clarifications on Suspension of Audit

The Holy See today released a statement on the suspension of the financial audit that [...]

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