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Viewpoint: ‘The cry of humanity: peace, peace’

That Halloween season Strategic Air Command bombers with bright orange markings started flying low over our schoolyard to land about four miles away at...

Catholic church leaders call for dialogue between the U.S. and Cuba

  Catholic News Service   WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The retired Catholic archbishop of Havana called for dialogue between the United States and Cuba, and said it's the...

Miami archdiocese prepares to help hurricane Matthew victims

Catholic News Service MIAMI — Like the rest of South Florida, the Archdiocese of Miami was carefully watching the path of Hurricane Matthew, a Category...

‘I strive to continue’ — Retired Pope Benedict says he felt...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Retired Pope Benedict XVI said in an interview that he felt a "duty" to resign from the papacy because...

Historic first: Pope Francis to meet with Russian Orthodox patriarch

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — After almost three decades of tense Catholic-Russian Orthodox relations, Pope Francis will meet Patriarch Kirill of Moscow Feb. 12...

Holguin Catholics experience the unimaginable: papal Mass in public

Catholic News Service HOLGUIN, Cuba — The scene would have been unimaginable a few years ago: A Catholic Mass in Holguin's Revolution Plaza, where May...

Jesus’ love changes people, enables them to love others, pope says...

Catholic News Service HOLGUIN, Cuba — Celebrating the feast of St. Matthew, a day he considers a turning point in his own journey of faith,...

Serve people, not ideology, pope tells Cubans at Havana Mass

Catholic News Service HAVANA — As Cubans finally face the prospects of calmer relationships and greater ease of communication and commerce with the United States,...

Cuba’s Communist paper says pope’s visit this weekend will confirm good...

HAVANA — Pope Francis visit to Cuba starting this weekend “will confirm the good state of relations” between the Holy See and the Cuban...

Spiritual costs of Cuban embargo have been high, says U.S. priest

Catholic News Service The U.S. trade embargo against Cuba turns 55 in October, and its effects are clear in the dilapidated buildings, scant food supply...

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