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Florida Catholic bishops urge Gov. DeSantis to commute man’s death sentence

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops called on Gov. Ron DeSantis to commute the death sentence to life in prison for...

Abortion, school choice, environment among topics at ‘Catholic Days’ in Florida

WASHINGTON -- Florida Catholics had nothing but positive, faith-driven change for their home state on their minds as they met with legislators in Tallahassee...

Florida hurricane victims: A Thanksgiving trek for those still in need...

SOUTH MIAMI, Fla. -- Moved by their own good fortune at dodging recent hurricanes, a Miami community expressed their gratitude by sending a convoy...

Dioceses offer prayers as Hurricane Michael unleashes fury on Florida

PANAMA CITY, Fla. -- With EMS service suspended in some parts of Florida as Hurricane Michael made landfall Oct. 10 in the state's panhandle...

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...

The Chainsaw Carmelite: Texas principal knows the joys of serving and...

Catholic News Service She inspired many when she rolled up the sleeves of her habit to clean up after Hurricane Irma with a chainsaw. After the...

U.S. bishops pray for ‘safety, care’ of all hit by two...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. bishops’ Executive Committee Sept. 12 prayed for “the safety and care of human life” after two catastrophic hurricanes and urged...

Bishop Dewane: House’s budget resolution puts the poor in jeopardy

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — The U.S. House budget resolution “will place millions of poor and vulnerable people in real jeopardy” because it reduces deficits...

Black Catholics at congress urged to ‘listen, learn, think, act and...

Catholic News Service ORLANDO, Fla. — United by the words of the prophet of social justice, Catholic Church leaders urged black Catholics to become active,...

Bishops: 22 million people losing insurance under GOP plan ‘simply unacceptable’

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, in its analysis of the Senate health care bill, said late June 26 the measure...

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