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Key West Catholic school struggles to reopen after hurricane

Catholic News Service KEY WEST, Fla. — Robert Wright, principal of the Basilica School of St. Mary Star of the Sea in Key West, reluctantly...

Logistical problems slow help, damage assessment in Florida Keys

Catholic News Service MIAMI — Hurricane Irma’s destructive winds blew wreckage and disruption throughout Florida. But Miami’s Catholic Charities chief was particularly anxious to access the...

Veterans get hero’s welcome after visit to war memorials in Washington

Catholic News Service MIAMI — Minnesota native and Key West retiree Raymond Blazevic stills vividly remembers being drafted into the U.S. Navy and joining 70,000...

Marlins’ fans remember Jose Fernandez with prayers at Cuban shrine

Catholic News Service MIAMI — South Florida’s Cuban-American Catholic community and other Miami Marlins baseball fans honored Jose Fernandez with prayers at the Cuban shrine...

New Zika infection fears spark renewed debate on abortion, birth control

Catholic News Service WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — With a growing number of U.S. travelers returning from abroad with the Zika virus and with several...

Cardinal Turkson urges Catholics to ‘feel pain of the planet, the...

Catholic News Service MIAMI — Pope Francis’ right-hand man on the environment and climate change issues urged Catholics attending an academic conference here to let...

Some see unity vision reignited by pope, patriarch’s gestures in Turkey

Catholic News Service After watching firsthand as Pope Francis bowed his head for a blessing from Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew during the pope's Nov. 28-30 trip...

Praying for those who take their own life — Priest who...

Catholic News Service After 35 years of providing counseling and a Catholic outreach to families with a loved one who died by suicide, Father Charles...

Anderson says Knights’ efforts follow pope’s call to help world’s poor

Catholic News Service ORLANDO, Fla. (CNS) -- As an international fraternal organization, the Knights of Columbus is well-positioned to follow Pope Francis' witness of "love...

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