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Exorcism — A ministry of healing

Catholic News Service   Priest regards exorcism as a ministry of healing that helps people possessed by ‘intelligent evil’ Father Gary Thomas has served for the past...

Dolan: Honesty about church’s flaws might win back fallen-away members

Catholic News Service NEW ORLEANS — New York Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan suggested to more than 400 priests of the state of Louisiana that humbly...

Parish prays for congressman in critical condition after shooting

Catholic News Service METAIRIE, La. — More than 150 people attended a prayer service at St. Catherine of Siena Church in Metairie June 14 to...

Slammed in 2005 by Katrina, tornado victims hold fast to faith

Catholic News Service NEW ORLEANS — Vergie and Roger Davis of Resurrection of Our Lord Parish in New Orleans East, who recently celebrated their 50th...

Viewpoint: For those who have eyes to see

      The following guest commentary is excerpted from the July 12 issue of the Clarion Herald, newspaper of the Archdiocese of New Orleans. It was...

When Harry ‘met’ Harry, years apart, under a New Orleans bridge

Catholic News Service NEW ORLEANS (CNS) -- It didn't start out as a Father's Day present, but now the tables were turned. New Orleans-born Harry Connick...

Retired Archbishop Schulte of New Orleans dies at 89

Catholic News Service NEW ORLEANS — Retired Archbishop Francis B. Schulte, who served as the 12th archbishop of New Orleans from 1988 to 2002, died...

Commentary: When baby parts are worth more than the baby

The problem is the child. When you cut through the tortured logic Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards employs to defend the primacy of privacy over...

RU-486 abortion pill can be reversed, says physician

Catholic News Service NEW ORLEANS — While the annual number of abortions in the U.S. has dropped from a high of 1.6 million in 1990...

National pro-life leaders fear health care rationing for Medicare patients

Catholic News Service NEW ORLEANS — An Obama administration proposal to pay doctors for “advance care planning” for Medicare patients is fraught with dangers for...

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