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Working alongside migrant laborers prepares seminarians for priesthood

YAKIMA, Wash. — Seminarian John Washington was looking for a summer cultural experience as he prepared to end his academic year at Chicago’s Mundelein...

Beehive in Catholic school viewed as ecological, religious tool

PORTLAND, Ore. (CNS) -- It's not unusual for kindergartners to fear bees, but the little ones at St. John Fisher School in Portland flock...

Catholic Relief Services envisions a world without need for orphanages

Catholic News Service BALTIMORE — Catholic Relief Services has released an emotion-filled video as a way of starting a conversation about the world’s orphanages. Children no...

Pro-life advocates who made undercover videos charged with 15 felonies

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Two California pro-life advocates are facing 15 felonies for making undercover videos of Planned Parenthood affiliate officials alleging they committed improprieties...

Sunday Scripture readings, April 2, 2017

  Fifth Sunday of Lent             Cycle A. Readings:             1) Ezekiel 37:12-14             Psalm 130:1-8             2) Romans 8:8-11             Gospel: John 11:1-45   When it became clear that my mother...

Saint of the Week: Benedict the Moor

Saint Benedict the Moor Feast Day: April 4 Born near Messina, on the Italian island of Sicily, Benedict was the son of African slaves who, as their eldest son,...

Vatican official hopes Trump will change his climate and immigration policies

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican hopes that U.S. bishops and others will continue to raise their voices in defense of the obligation to fight...

Living Our Faith: Lent with the saints

      Saints can shed light on our journey. During the season of Lent, there are a number of saints' feast days the church remembers. We can look...

World faces pressing need to protect water, Vatican official tells U.N.

UNITED NATIONS — The right to clean water is a basic and pressing need for all people of the planet because without water “there...

London cardinal call for prayers for victims of Westminster attack

LONDON — Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster, whose cathedral is just a short walk from the scene of the London terrorist attack, called for...

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