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New cardinal: N.Y. archbishop a vigorous booster of the faith

Catholic News Service Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan of New York, who was appointed Jan. 6 to the College of Cardinals by Pope Benedict XVI, has...

“I Am” grew out of Catholic director’s spiritual quest

Catholic News Service Tom Shadyac, the Catholic movie director perhaps best known for the movie comedies "Bruce Almighty" and "Evan Almighty," still wants to bring...

FCC ending closed-captioning exemption for dioceses

Catholic News Service Ten U.S. dioceses are considering whether to appeal a Federal Communications Commission order lifting the waiver they had earlier been granted that...

Movie tells story of Polish priest born a Jew during Holocaust

Catholic News Service If someone were to make a movie about a Polish priest who was born a Jew during the Holocaust, adopted by Polish...

Analysis: Hunger, poverty persist in the United States

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- As U.S. nutritionists cringe over the prospect of an overweight nation indulging in a two-month binge of “season’s eatings” --...

Okla. quake topples turret at Catholic university

Catholic News Service A turret fell from the main building at St. Gregory's University in Shawnee, Okla., during a rare earthquake the night of Nov....

Analysis: 7 billion people and counting — counting on help

Catholic News Service The United Nations chose Oct. 31 as the date of the birth of the 7 billionth person inhabiting the planet. The exact date...

Sex trafficking, indentured labor bedevil victims and foes alike

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- The scourge of human trafficking, be it in the form of sex slavery or immigrant work gangs, not only bedevils...

Survey finds Mass attendance down, but Catholics loyal to faith

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- Although Mass attendance continues to decline among American Catholics, loyalty to Catholic identification remains strong, according to the results of...

Immaculata coach recalls ‘Mighty Macs’

Catholic News Service In the same time it has taken the movie "The Mighty Macs" to get from a finished product to 1,000 movie screens,...

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