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Pope prays that world may overcome fear

Pope prays that world may overcome fear

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis offered his early morning Mass for vulnerable people and [...]

What is a plenary indulgence?

What is a plenary indulgence?

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis said he will grant a plenary indulgence to the [...]

Reports: Official living in same residence as pope is positive for COVID-19

Reports: Official living in same residence as pope is positive for COVID-19

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- A 58-year-old Italian monsignor, who works in the Vatican Secretariat of [...]

Take The Sistine Chapel Virtual Tour

Take The Sistine Chapel Virtual Tour

After a few weeks of social distancing, even — we hate to say it —Netflix [...]

Vatican Newspaper Suspended Due To Covid 19

Vatican Newspaper Suspended Due To Covid 19

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The Vatican daily L'Osservatore Romano, which Pope Francis has jokingly called [...]

Catholic universities, and a high school, donate medical supplies to hospitals

Catholic universities, and a high school, donate medical supplies to hospitals

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (CNS) -- It was a scene of hope and humanity as boxes and [...]

Update: Latin American governments weigh pandemic shutdown vs. economic hardship

Update: Latin American governments weigh pandemic shutdown vs. economic hardship

LIMA, Peru (CNS) -- On day nine of the state of emergency that Peru imposed [...]

Relevant Radio is broadcasting litany of coronavirus prayers daily

MINNEAPOLIS (CNS) -- JunFen Freihammer, a senior at DeLaSalle Catholic High School in Minneapolis, seems [...]

Haitis informal economy complicates efforts to fight pandemic

Haitis informal economy complicates efforts to fight pandemic

GROS MORNE, Haiti (CNS) -- In mid-March, Haiti reported its first five official cases of [...]

Ethicists, lawyers see dangers in rationing of scarce health resources

Ethicists, lawyers see dangers in rationing of scarce health resources

BALTIMORE (CNS) -- Catholic ethicists and legal experts are sounding the alarm that the scarcity [...]

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