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Daniel S. Mulhall, Catholic News Service

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Let the children come to me

Catholic News Service The Catholic practice of baptizing infants is an "immemorial tradition of the church" according to the Catechism of the Catholic Church (No.1252). Documents...

Proclaiming the Gospel to the cultures that come to us

Catholic News Service   In the Gospel accounts of Matthew and Mark, Jesus gives his disciples a final command before he ascends into heaven: They are...

Some qualities of happy families

Catholic News Service    The Russian writer Leo Tolstoy in "Anna Karenina" wrote: "Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own...

God’s grace through the sacraments

Catholic News Service In 1517, when Martin Luther went public with his 95 Theses or proposals against the selling of indulgences, he expected a reasoned...

On a mission from God

Catholic News Service Pope Francis, in his 2013 apostolic exhortation "The Joy of the Gospel" ("Evangelii Gaudium"), says that the church, the people of God,...

The role of the laity: Priest, prophet and king

Catholic News Service The Second Vatican Council, in its Dogmatic Constitution on the Church ("Lumen Gentium") promulgated by Blessed Paul VI on Nov. 21, 1964,...

Living justly in a changing world

Catholic News Service On March 26, 1967, Blessed Paul VI promulgated his social encyclical "Populorum Progressio" ("The Progress of Peoples"). In doing this, Blessed Paul continued...

Baptized into new life

Catholic News Service  Franciscan Father Rock Travnikar, who died on Christmas Day 2016, was one of the first priests in the Diocese of Covington, Kentucky,...

Look it up: Hosanna in the highest

Catholic News Service The liturgy on Palm Sunday begins differently from most Masses. In most Catholic churches, people gather outside or in the vestibule where...

Proclaim a fast

Catholic News Service  "Then I proclaimed a fast ... that we might humble ourselves before our God to seek from him a safe journey for...

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