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Supreme Court sides with pregnancy center’s right to free speech

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 June 26 that a California law that placed requirements on crisis pregnancy centers that oppose abortion violated...

Nuns’ killer gets life sentences for plea, forgiveness from their families

LEXINGTON, Miss. -- Rodney Earl Sanders pleaded guilty June 21 to murdering two religious sisters in their Mississippi home in 2016. What he got in...

Parishioners in Kenya disappointed after priest suspended — for rapping

RAPOGI, Kenya -- Many parishioners at St. Monica Church in western Kenya are unhappy after their favorite priest was suspended for misconduct by the...

Soon-to-be-deported mother praying to God ‘to keep my family together’

INDIANAPOLIS -- After standing in sweltering heat for 40 minutes, dozens of supporters cheered as Erika Fierro emerged from the building May 31. That she...

Cardinal McCarrick’s 60 years of ministry in church had global impact

WASHINGTON -- The Vatican has told Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, the retired archbishop of Washington, that he can no longer exercise any public ministry...

Five books for your spiritual summer reading list

With vacations, better weather and simply slowing down, summer seems to be the best time to get lost in a book. Whether your book...

Summer spiritual fitness

"Don't take a vacation from your vocation!" These words are often repeated this time of year in seminaries across the country. The warning is to...

Living Our Faith: Spiritual summer

As the weather warms up, we begin to spend more time outside, relaxing with family and friends, and taking vacation. All of those are good...

Cardinal McCarrick suspends public ministry, ‘shocked’ by abuse allegation

WASHINGTON -- Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, retired archbishop of Washington, said he will no longer exercise any public ministry "in obedience" to the Vatican...

Pew report says young adults worldwide less religious than older adults

WASHINGTON — A study by the Pew Research Center found that young adults worldwide are generally less religious than older adults by a variety...

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