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Thanksgiving is a way of life for many, especially those who...

PHILADELPHIA -- Thanksgiving should be a daily attitude rather than an annual observance, according to an American Indian leader in Pennsylvania. Chief Buffy Red Feather...

Bishops in Sudan, South Sudan tell citizens only they can build...

NAIROBI, Kenya — Catholic bishops in South Sudan and Sudan appealed to the citizens of the two countries — including those in diaspora —...

Florida hurricane victims: A Thanksgiving trek for those still in need...

SOUTH MIAMI, Fla. -- Moved by their own good fortune at dodging recent hurricanes, a Miami community expressed their gratitude by sending a convoy...

Missouri bishop calls for greater lay role in church, including abuse...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Laypeople need to help the U.S. bishops get out from under the clerical sex abuse scandal that is plaguing the...

Roger Staubach, the late Antonin Scalia, among Medal of Freedom recipients

WASHINGTON -- Late Associate Justice Antonin Scalia and former NFL quarterback Roger Staubach, both devout Catholics, received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's...

Pope Francis offers prayers as California wildfires death toll rises

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Cal Fire officials reported that the death toll had reached 77 in the Camp Fire north of Sacramento, one of the...

A familiar comfort from Our Lady of Guadalupe

Growing up in East Los Angeles, graffiti was always a big issue. Gang members would define their territories by scrawling their names or that...

Our Lady of Guadalupe: ‘Queen of people’s hearts’

Our Lady of Guadalupe, Queen of Mexico, Empress of the Americas." This grand title, found on traditional banners celebrating the Virgin of Guadalupe, highlights...

Trump’s new rule on asylum at border called contrary to existing...

WASHINGTON — By barring people who arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border from receiving U.S. asylum unless they request it at an official U.S. port...

USCCB leader: ‘Loyalty and devotion’ of the conference ‘in these difficult...

BALTIMORE -- The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops said he was leaving the bishops' fall general assembly Nov. 14 more hopeful...

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