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March for Life 2021 still happening; details for safe protest still...

WASHINGTON -- In the midst of the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers of the annual March for Life rally on the National Mall...

Race and film: Fiction and nonfiction that gives food for thought

NEW YORK — No motion picture drama has had the power to change minds the way the on-video death of George Floyd in the...

“Eat, Fast, Feast” book offers helpful guides for Lenten disciplines

"Eat, Fast, Feast: Heal Your Body While Feeding Your Soul -- A Christian Guide to Fasting" by Jay W. Richards. HarperOne (San Francisco, 2020)....

Pro-life leaders say low abortion rate good news but not complete...

WASHINGTON  — The pro-life community is cheering a report released Sept. 18 that indicates the number and rate of abortions nationwide have fallen to...

Georgetown panel discussion examines ‘a wounded church and divided nation’

WASHINGTON — An air of resignation and frustration overtook Georgetown University’s Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life panel as it discussed the...

Panelists talk about fighting abortion, ‘resisting a throwaway culture’

WASHINGTON — Abortion not only goes against the dignity of every living being and is rooted in violence and misogynistic notions of male superiority,...

What are Catholics’ opinions about faith and science?

Are Catholics more accepting of science than adherents of other religious groups? Yes, an in-depth 2017 survey (1,927 respondents, including 1,010 Catholics) indicated. However -- and...

Movie Review: Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

NEW YORK  -- First off, to answer everyone's question about "Won't You Be My Neighbor?" (Focus), the cheerful and reverent documentary about Fred Rogers,...

Robert Kennedy’s faith three-dimensional in books, but two-dimensional on screen

NEW YORK -- By all accounts, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy, shot down June 5, 1968, as he ran for the Democratic presidential nomination, was...

People from all walks of life wait hours to pay respects...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- After the politicians held their morning service Feb. 28, it took members of the public nearly three hours in the...

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