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Young people in the church need to be heard, not silenced,...

VATICAN CITY -- The Catholic Church must not keep young men and women at a distance, but instead must learn to listen to them,...

Be inspired by Mary, Christ’s first lay disciple, pope tells laypeople

VATICAN CITY — During a quick morning visit to Tuscany, Pope Francis praised two lay communities there that are dedicated to living out the...

On feast of Assumption, pope entrusts victims of disasters, conflict, social...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — In a week in which natural disasters, war and racial conflicts dominated the headlines, Pope Francis prayed that Mary...

Commission reportedly thought the first alleged visions at Medjugorje were real

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — The commission that now-retired Pope Benedict XVI established to study the alleged apparitions of Mary at Medjugorje, Bosnia-Herzegovina, reportedly...

Pope Francis begins pilgrimage to Fatima, a ‘time of prayer’

Catholic News Service LEIRIA, Portugal — Pope Francis said his two-day pilgrimage to Fatima would be a time of prayer and encounter with Jesus and...

Maternity leave: Why the pope wants the church to be a...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Mother’s Day came early this year at the Vatican. A number of feast days over the Advent and Christmas seasons...

New Year calls for courage, hope; no more hatred, selfishness, pope...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Whether the new year will be good or not depends on us choosing to do good each day, Pope...

Give flesh to the Gospel like Mary did, pope says on...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Celebrating the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Pope Francis described Mary as a strong woman who inspires believers...

New Trinity dome mosaic at national shrine will be ‘wonder to...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Builders, church leaders, choir members and journalists gathered atop eight floors of scaffolding, 159 feet high, in the Basilica of...

Church needs courageous women like Mary, pope says at morning Mass

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The church needs the service of the many women who continue to follow Mary's example of courage and...

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