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Holy Week services offer a look at God’s infinite mercy, pope...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — God’s love is limitless and the church's Holy Week services offer Christians a deeper understanding of his infinite mercy,...

Church leaders in Holy Land say occupation is root cause of...

Catholic News Service JERUSALEM — The church must speak out against the continuing Israeli-Palestinian violence and remind people of their responsibilities, said representatives of the...

Francis, ‘the Apple pope,’ makes debut on Instagram

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Firming up his presence on social media, Pope Francis will make his debut on the photo-sharing app Instagram, a...

Closed doors, hearts cause suffering to innocent migrants, pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Like the people of Israel in exile, migrants forced from their homeland due to war and persecution are often...

Pope Francis approves new financial regulations for sainthood causes

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — In an effort to ensure greater financial transparency and accountability, Pope Francis approved new regulations governing the financial contributions...

Year of Mercy brings more people (including non-Catholics) to confessionals in...

  Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — The number of people going to confession in St. Peter’s Basilica increased noticeably in the first months of Year...

Vatican statistics report increase in baptized Catholics worldwide

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — The number of baptized Catholics worldwide has grown at a faster rate than that of the world’s population, according...

Preach hope, not a faith mixed with fear, priest tells pope...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Jesus’ call to be the salt of the earth is a reminder to his disciples to preach hope and...

Vatican consistory to approve canonization of Mother Teresa and others

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis will preside over a consistory to approve the canonization of five men and women, including Blessed Teresa...

Saints and spies: Pope Pius XII’s secret war against Hitler

Catholic News Service ROME — Pope Pius XII, who some critics say remained silent during the Holocaust, played a pivotal role in coordinating covert spy...

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